Anyone who reads this blog often enough will most likely know we are massive fans of the Hornby Peckett. Although mine turned up between Christmas and the New Year, and I cut it up in January, I’ve only just had a chance to get some decent photos of it!
Using a Dodo base model, like Oly I wanted to make it look a bit more workmanlike, but didn’t want to go down the route of a full respray, and having found plenty of photos of Peckett products in service still wearing the base green livery with the lining WELL worn off, this was the route I decided on…
There’s a fair number of small alterations I’ve done to the loco from factory spec, all of which hopefully blend together to create a unique model a bit different from the rest!
I’ll let the photos explain the rest: