mpb model supplies logo

Roundhouse Bertie - 32mm Gauge in Bronze Green

Please Note: Contact us first for a quote to ship goods to addresses outside the united kingdom
Image Of product  - supplied by MPB Model Supplies
Roundhouse Bertie - 32mm Gauge in Bronze Green supplied by MPB Model Supplies
BERTIE-GR: 

Product summary

This is a 0-4-0 saddle tank locomotive of a classic British narrow gauge design. Added extras include Cylinder covers + brass Chimney cap
Brand: Roundhouse

Product description

Bertie is a Roundhouse Engineering basic series freestyle 0-4-0 saddle tank locomotive. 

Saddle tanks were probably the most common type of small locomotive found on British narrow gauge railways and Bertie is typical of the style. 

Bertie would be a good first locomotive for anyone thinking of starting out with live steam and you can personalise it to your own requirements with the additional parts and accessories available.

This locomotive is in green and has been fitted with a brass chimney cap, and cylinder covers at the factory

Bertie uses a gas fired boiler and slip-eccentric valve gear so once you have steam up you simply open the regulator and give him a gentle push in the direction you want him to go.

 Technical specifications for 'Bertie'.

  • 0-4-0 inside framed chassis with double acting slide valve cylinders operated by slip eccentric valve gear.
  • Internal gas firing using the ROUNDHOUSE 'FG' gas system.
  • Controls fitted as standard are:- 
    • steam regulator
    • safety valve
    • displacement lubricator
    • gas regulator
  • Dimensions (loading gauge) are:- 
    • length 270mm over buffers
    • width 118mm
    • height 145mm
    • weight 2.1Kg.
  • 32mm gauge (non adjustable) 
  • A gas filling adaptor is required.

We are waiting for the next batch of this locomotive to be released, when more are available we will update our website

If you would like to be notified when Roundhouse Bertie - 32mm Gauge in Bronze Green is available please complete the form below

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from MPB Model Supplies

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.