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Bedford TM rural appliance
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No: 4584   Contributor: Mel Turbutt   Scale: 1/76   Year: 2014   Manufacturers: Airfix, Other, Oxford Diecast, Scratch built / modified   Country: United Kingdom
Bedford TM rural appliance

Built around the Airfix 1/76 4 tonne army lorry kit cab and chassis, the model is based on the Angloco appliance formerly in service in East Sussex. The HiAb is Preiser as are the hosereels. The rest of the rear bodywork is made from plastic card and brass rod, the covered pump is Miliput.
It is seen in service at Lesney retained station together with a Bedford TK - Carmichael water tender (converted Oxford Diecast).
Picture added on 19 January 2014 at 08:45
add commentComments:
great looking model Mel!

Added by Stevie Murray on 19 January 2014.
Another really nice "chop" Mel.

Added by Bristol Bob on 19 January 2014.
There was a picture of that 4x4 posted on the sister Fire Engine site a few days ago -
I have a spare Airfix MK kit in the stash and a couple of Prieser HIABs mmnn nice one Mel

Added by Ted Angus on 19 January 2014.
Yes Ted, that was because I asked for photos of the rear end of this vehicle to help me finish it. If you decide to have a go at making one Ted, let me know as I've since been sent some more pics that will be very useful.

Added by Mel Turbutt on 20 January 2014.
Thanks Mel I will bear that in mind

Added by Ted Angus on 20 January 2014.
Thats a nice little model Mel, very much like the real thing.

Added by Pete Matten on 22 January 2014.
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