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Official blog of the High Weald Light Railway (1977) Co. Ltd.

The Bug and the Baldwin

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Bug and Baldwin

A friend spotted some six-packs of Cararama Beetles and Combis in TK Maxx and snapped them all up. I’m a bit of a sucker for anything VW so a pack found its way to me.

My initial plan was to deploy them in a pub car park to represent a bunch of ‘Dub enthusiasts having a get-together, but now I can compare the size of a 1:72 scale Combi with my 009 stock my thoughts are turning to very small motor bogies…