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Gopher Models NSW GR 48 Class Freight Rail M2

Product Code: G-48FM2

In-stock items and stock levels are subject to continuous change. Click & collect orders can be used to reserve items prior to in store collection. Store transfers and holds available on request.

Ready-to-run (RTR) model of the NSWGR 48 Class (Alco export model DL531) Co-Co diesel electric locomotive.

  • Also South Australian Railways (SAR) and Australian National (AN) 830 Class.
  • Note: DCC ready to fit decoder TCS Z2


  • Power Unit Alco 251C
  • Traction horsepower 900hp
  • Starting tractive effort 49,500 lbs
  • Continuous tractive effort 40,200 lbs
  • Weight 70t later NSW units 74.5t

NSWGR 48 Class came in 4 body variations

  • Mk1: 4801 - 4845 (3 orders 4801-4820, 4821-4830, 4831-4845). The 3rd order is (panel wise) the same as the Mk2 and the configuration of the 830 class is the same as this batch.
  • Mk2: 4846-4885
  • Mk3: 4886-48125
  • Mk4: 48126-48165