This 3D model building kit made of wood with mechanical functions contains 400 parts for the construction of a model locomotive «Express Train» in mass 1:40 from Wooden City.
This model of a locomotive «Express Train» from Wooden.City is equipped with many interesting features. A traction motor and a special key allow the locomotives to move forwards and backwards with their movable wheels and strongly show the mechanism with the dome rods, which connect the wheels together via the crankshafts so that the throttle actuates all the thrust. In addition, the wooden model is equipped with a door to the boiler and a coupling for hanging a tender or a wagon. A short piece of rails is also included in the kit so that the locomotive can move back and forth and above all, style can be presented.
The mass-matching kit for «Round rails with train crossing and the train station are ideal additions to this kit.
All Wooden.City model components are delivered packed in a beautiful wooden box.
Age recommendation: from 14 years
Number of parts: 400
Model size: 35 x 11 x 12.2 cm
Installation time: approx. 8 hours
Simple assembly without any glue (Small pliers and cutter/penknife recommended.
Contents: Sanded plywood, rubbers, wax, wooden axes (toothpicks) and a picture by picture building instruction.
This kit features natural materials that are assembled without glue. All components are already laser cut and ready for assembly after being removed from the sanded plywood panel. The detailed step-by-step instructions with pictures make assembling this wooden model very easy.
The assembly requires a bit of handy skill, as the sometimes filigree components have to be joined together with controlled force from time to time. If the procedure is too careless or rough, individual parts can be irreparably damaged. Here, as with other model building parts, the following applies: Take a close look at the assembly instructions, less force, more patience and a precise approach.
Notes on the manufacturer:
Wooden City is a Polish manufacturer of wooden model kits made of ecological materials birch wood, rubber or wax. The refined constructions as well as the production take place in our own factory.
Not suitable for children under 3 years as small parts can be swallowed.