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Lima Diesel Locomotive Review List


Model Railway Review - Lima Class 59 - EWS Model Railway Review - Lima Class 73 - Intercity

Model Railway Review - Lima Class 156 2 Car DMU Model Railway Review - Lima Railcar - GWR



Diesel Locomotives

  1. Class 73 Intercity livery

  2. Class 59 EWS Livery

  3. Class 156, 2 Car DMU

  4. GWR Railcar, Parcel express

Lima tend to build exclusively modern diesel locomotives and carriages. Lima has been bought by Hornby, so expect to see improvements to both lima and Hornby ranges. You can buy Lima models at any good model shops. There detailing is always good with you often having to assemble little bits of extra detailing (this is very easy). The motor they use has a distinct noise which I quite like. They work well at low speeds and high speeds even though the ones I have don't have 5 poll motors. One thing I have noticed with lima models is that there wheels need cleaning often, to keep there good performance. They always need a run before they work well. I have 3 locos:

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