Studio Scale Models


"Supplying Irish themed rolling stock and accessories for over 30 years"

K30:  CIE 30 Ton Brake Van

30 of these vans were built by CIE in the period from 1960, numbering 23655 to 23694.  By 1981, 25 were left for seasonal beet and departmental trains.  All were withdrawn by the mid 90's.  Several still exist, at Halfway in Cork, Belturbet Station in Cavan and at Inchicore.

The Studio Scale Model is an etched brass kit and designed to fit on the supplied Dapol Donor Chassis. Everything is supplied bar paint and labour.

30 Ton Brake van
A heavily weathered 23673 from Hiddenagenda and Anthony

23674 on duty from Enniscorthyman

30ton brake van kirley
A lightly weathered 23674 in Kirley's fiddleyard