Bachmann BR Standard 4MT 2-6-0 Class Model Review

Closely related to Ivatt’s 4MT 2-6-0, the BR Standard 4MT 2-6-0 class was a useful locomotive used in most regions, with the exception of the west.  115 were produced, 17 of them with a larger BR1B tender for the Southern region.  The model reviewed here is catalogue reference 32-952.  Without further ado, here’s the locoyard…

Bachmann BR Standard 4MT 4-6-0 Class Model Review

BR Standard classes are popular model prototypes, so much so that in the 2013 MREmag and RMweb Poll, the two most wished for classes of 00 scale steam locomotive were standard classes (the 2MT and 3MT 2-6-0’s).  But even with that said, it was a surprise to many when Hornby announced it was going to…