Bargain Hornby Locomotives! LNER Class A1 Doncaster and Knight of the Thistle – Unboxing and Review

Today Jenny is taking a look at some fantastic bargain Hornby locomotives, courtesy of TMC The Model Centre. If you like the look of these locomotives and fancy one for yourself, here’s a link to TMC’s sale to help you out – or you could even win one in our Giveaway on The Monday Club!

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  • 00:00 Video Start
  • 00:11 Introduction
  • 02:21 Sponsors
  • 04:09 A1 Class locomotive overview
  • 08:24 Unboxing
  • 10:12 A1 Class Knight of the Thistle review
  • 25:46 A1 Class Doncaster comparison
  • 28:37 DCC fitting guide
  • 30:49 Rear bogie wheel replacement guide
  • 32:11 Running review
  • 33:34 Firebox flicker review
  • 34:25 Scores
  • 40:01 Conclusion and giveaway details
  • 44:05 Thanks and Sponsors