Locomotion Models and Rapido Models have just announced that they are working together to produce exclusive OO gauge models of the legendary GNR Stirling 'Single' No. 1. The model will be produced in four version with either Stirling or Sturrock tenders, with or without DCC sound. Laser-scanning of the prototype is taking place at Locomotion in Shildon today! Here's what has been reported so far on http://www.locomotionmodels.com/
Look out here and in the June edition of BRM for more information.
"Locomotionmodels.com and the National Railway Museum in proud association with Rapido Trains Inc. are pleased to announce the production of the GNR Stirling Single No.1 in ‘00’ Gauge. This highly detailed locomotive is the latest in the exclusive range of models that make up the ‘National Collection in Miniature’.
Initially, there will be two model variants of the GNR Stirling Single No.1 both being also available with ‘Sound’. The first model will feature the Sturrock tender, while the second model will be paired with the locomotive’s original and current tender.
Models will be available Autumn 2016