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Etched Pixels / Ultima N Gauge Catalogue 2016 GWR Auto-coaches

Ultima Pro Auto-coach Kits

These coaches are built around a 3D printed shell with plastic and brass detailing parts.

UME1251: BR(W) A.44 Autocoach Period: 45 : In stock, order, £19.95

British Rail converted several GWR non-corridor brake ends into auto-trailers. These, and a small number of pre-war GWR conversions had a distinctive 'flat' front very different to other autocoach stock. To complete this coach you will need a pair of Dapol autocoach bogies (available from DCC Supplies and Rails of Sheffield).

UME1252: BR(W) A.42 Autocoach Trailer Period: 45 : In stock, order, £19.95

British Rail modified a few GWR C.75 coaches, fitting them with through control gear so they could be used between a locomotive and an autocoach. To complete this kit you will need a pair of 9ft GWR bogies (eg Ultima UM576).

Etched Auto-coach Kits

UME1241: BR Autocoach Trailer 63ft Period: 45 : In stock, order, £19.95

Diagram A38/39/40-43 built by British Rail.

This design was introduced by British Rail in 1954. They lasted in passenger use until 1964 when the auto-trains were replaced by diesel multiple units. Many went on to departmental use and several are preserved.

Famous departmental examples include the A38 diagram Derby Research Liveried 'Test Car 1' now at the Midland Railway Centre.

The kit consists of an etched shell, overlays, truss rods and detailing components, aluminium roof profile, white metal castings, shell vents, wire glazing and screws. You will need to provide bogies, and plastic or card, paints, glue and solder

Conversion Sides

UME1241C: Dapol Autocoach Conversion Sides Period: 45 : In stock, order, £6.00

A pair of etched sides to convert the Dapol autocoach into the later diagram A38/39/40-43 style built by British Rail.

This design was introduced by British Rail in 1954. They lasted in passenger use until 1964 when the auto-trains were replaced by diesel multiple units. Many went on to departmental use and several are preserved.

Famous departmental examples include the A38 diagram Derby Research Liveried 'Test Car 1' now at the Midland Railway Centre.

Related Products

UM125: Autocoach buffers In stock, order, £1.50

Pair of white metal autocoach buffers for the driving end of a GWR autocoach. As used on our GWR autocoach kit.

UM291: GWR autocoach gongs (pair) In stock, order, £1.50

Pair of gongs for a GWR or BR/GWR autocoach.