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Re-livering a Bachmann Ivatt 2MT into LMS livery

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I've recently purchased a Bachmann LMS/BR 2MT Ivatt with the intention of refurbishing as LMS example 1202. Before I go and start doing the re-livery, I want to confirm two things.

 

1. Lettering, would the HMRS "LMS block styles & Crewe straw loco and coach insignia" be correct?

2. Smokebox door and plates... does anyone know where if I can get custom made smokebox/workplates door plates at all? I cannot seem to find these for the LMS examples only the BR ones.

 

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1 hour ago, Garethp8873 said:

I've recently purchased a Bachmann LMS/BR 2MT Ivatt with the intention of refurbishing as LMS example 1202. Before I go and start doing the re-livery, I want to confirm two things.

 

1. Lettering, would the HMRS "LMS block styles & Crewe straw loco and coach insignia" be correct?

2. Smokebox door and plates... does anyone know where if I can get custom made smokebox/workplates door plates at all? I cannot seem to find these for the LMS examples only the BR ones.

 

Garethp8873.

 

Pacific Models may be of help for the smokebox numberplate:

 

http://www.pacificmodels.co.uk/custom-sheets/lms-2-3-4-5-digit

 

Narrow Planet may be able to do the works plate. 

 

https://shop.narrowplanet.co.uk/collections/custom-etched-products/products/npp-292

 

Hope that helps. 

 

Cheers, 

 

Mark

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27 minutes ago, Steamport Southport said:

Yes. The post 1946 block style for the lettering.

 

247 Developments do custom plates. But he already has 1202 listed.

 

https://www.247developments.co.uk/LMS_NUMBERS.html

 

Not 1202, but 1209 pictured here.

 

https://www.semaphoresandsteam.com/p366211202/h2B6AD6C8#h2b6ad6c8

 

 

 

Jason

 

26 minutes ago, 46444 said:

 

Pacific Models may be of help for the smokebox numberplate:

 

http://www.pacificmodels.co.uk/custom-sheets/lms-2-3-4-5-digit

 

Narrow Planet may be able to do the works plate. 

 

https://shop.narrowplanet.co.uk/collections/custom-etched-products/products/npp-292

 

Hope that helps. 

 

Cheers, 

 

Mark

 

Thank you both! Very much appreciated :)

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