B-Models news for 2021

Belgian model railways company B-Models has sent us a catalogue with news for 2021. ou can take a look at the catalogue on this website under “Models (Shop)-Catalogues”. Most of the models (those that weren’t already sold at manufacturer) can be preordered with us.

Prices for the models in the catalogue are as follows:

  • Sgns + tankcontainer (container cars):   64,90 EUR
  • Sgns + 30ft bulk container (container cars):  64,90 EUR
  • Sgmrrss90 (two part container cars): 98,90 EUR
  • Tank cars (Euro tank): 69,50 EUR
  • Tads-sets of 3 cars: 169,90 EUR

Catalogue B-Models 2021 part 1

AlbertModell Tagps/Uagps grain transport cars

The Hungarian company AlbertModell is presenting new models for autumn 2021 in H0 scale. These are models for transporting grains made in Romania. Naturally majority of these cars are in use in Romania but they are greatly in use by Rail Cargo Hungaria company. The hungarian cars are frequently passing Slovenia and Croatia, going to either Italy or Hungary. Occasionally one can see also Romanian cars in our countries.

Models shall be made from ABS plastic with fine details, on top of it is a platvorm which shall be made from etched brass. The final price shall be around 45-50 EUR and we accept preorders until the end of February 2021.

The models for year 2021 are:

AM934002
934002 RO-CFR Uapps “CFR MARFA”, ep. VI
AM934001
934001 RO-CFR Uapps “CFR MARFA”, ep. VI
AM933019
933019 RO-CFR Uagps “CFR MARFA”, ep. VI
AM933018
933018 RO-CFR Uagps “CFR MARFA”, ep. VI
AM933017
933017 RO-RSCO Uagps “Rolling Stock”, ep. VI
AM933016
933016 RO-RSCO Uagps “Rolling Stock”, ep. VI
AM933015
933015 RO-CFR Uagps “InterAgro”, ep VI
AM933014
933014 RO-CFR Uagps “InterAgro”, ep VI
AM065004
AM065004 H-RCH Tagps, ep. VI
AM065003
AM065003 H-RCH Tagps, ep. VI
AM065002
065002 H-RCH Tagps, ep. VI
AM065001
065001 H-RCH Tagps ep. VI

 

RO-RSCO Uagps 33 53 9334 140-9, 2011-10-15, Hodos Slovenija (foto Goran Brumen)

 

H-RCH Tagps 31 55 0655 695-2, 2017-07-08, Ljubljana (Foto Goran Brumen)

 

H-RCH Tagps Ljubljana
H-RCH Tagps 31 55 0655 136-7, 2017-07-08, Ljubljana (Foto Goran Brumen)

 

AlbertModell SLO-SŽ Zas set / JŽ, SRB-ŽS Zaes tank cars

Hungarian model company AlbertModell has announced a new batch of tank cars type Goša Zas/Zaes in scale H0. The models from this batch should come to the market at the end of August 2020 and in this batch there shall be models:

  • JŽ Zaes in black and white livery (ep. 5)
  • SRB-ŽS in brown-white livery (ep. 6)
  • Set of 2 SLO-SŽ Zas tank cars in silver-black livery (ep. 6)
  • New number of MÁV Envirochem (ep. 5)
  • New number for H-MMV
  • Tank cars for ŽSR, ČD

The price of each model is 49,90 EUR and 99,50 EUR for set (SLO-SŽ Zas). The models should arrive in october. Unfortunately we do not accept orders anymore.

SRB-ŽS Zaes 31 72 7880 406-5 (za prevoz melase)

JŽ Zaes 31 72 788 0 908-0 (za prevoz melase)

SLO-SŽ Zas 35 79 7850 002-7

SLO-SŽ Zas 35 79 7850 206-4

Klub Baat JŽ Bggisstt (assembly kit)

JŽ Bggisstt

The passenger car of type Baat is a typical two axle passenger car which existed on the railways of former Yugoslavia in numerous variants. They were typicaly present in trains for local railways, eg. Ljubljana-Kamnik, Celje-Rogatec, Jesenice-Nova Gorica etc. In the begining they had wooden benches that they were later upholstered. Since they were far from comfortable they got nickname “texas cars” but they were reliable. The heating at the start was using the steam and later also electric.

The model represents a 15,50 m long variant from early 1990’s with benches, with compartments for smokers and nonsmokers, aisle along the car and a toilet. The model is made from ABS plastic, metal wheels, details under the frame, interior and NEM cinematics. Please note that this is an assembly kit similar to plastic kits of model cars, aircraft etc. You need to assemble the model by yourself together with painting and water decals. The kit has everything You need to assemble it except for the glue and paints.

The assembly kit shall be available in spring 2020, estimated price is 37 EUR. You can order it directly at Klub Baat as well with us.

JŽ Bggisstt painting and decals
JŽ Bggisstt paining and decals

JŽ Bggisstt
JŽ Bggisstt

Klub Baat SŽ Baat

The passenger car of type Baat is a typical two axle passenger car which existed on the railways of former Yugoslavia in numerous variants. They were typicaly present in trains for local railways, eg. Ljubljana-Kamnik, Celje-Rogatec, Jesenice-Nova Gorica etc. In the begining they had wooden benches that they were later upholstered. Since they were far from comfortable they got nickname “texas cars” but they were reliable. The heating at the start was using the steam and later also electric. After the disentegration of Yugoslavia they were in use by Slovenian state railways (SŽ) until the begining of 1990’s where they soon were replaced with other more modern passenger cars as well as DMU’s. The latest were used on railway Jesenice-Nova Gorica, painted in withe with rainbow stripes, so called canaries.

The model represents a 15,50 m long variant from early 1990’s with upholstered benches with compartments for smokers and nonsmokers, aisle along the car and a toilet. The model is made from ABS plastic, metal wheels, details under the frame, interior and NEM cinematics. Model is painted and prints are made using fine tampo print. Everything is made in Slovenia and the model shall be available in spring 2020, estimated price should be 67 EUR.

You can order the model directly at Klub Baat as well with us.

SŽ Baat

SŽ Baat, 7.dec.1992, Maribor (Foto Rolf Wiemann)
SŽ Baat, 7.dec.1992, Maribor (Foto Rolf Wiemann)

Klub Baat JŽ Dt 50068

Klub Baat JZ Dt 50068

In train consists there were caboose car that were used for transfering mail, special cargo and trains accompanying staff. In the train, either freight, either passenger there was usually one such car. These cars had metal frames and wooden body until 1970’s when the full metal cars appeared. The H0 model of such car, namely JŽ Dt 50068 that Klub Baat shall release this year is based on photos from the 1960’s thus it belongs to the epoche 3. The basis of this car is german Pwg 14.

The model is made from ABS plastic with metal wheels, kinematics, fine details under the frame, opening slide doors and fine tampo print. You can order the model at Klub Baat as well as with us.

Klub Baat JZ Dt 50068
Klub Baat JŽ Dt 50068

ExactTrain 20631 JŽ Uh-z tank car

A couple of weeks before new ear 2019/2020 company ExactTrain announced H0 models of tank car of type Uerdinger in different versions. Amongst them we found a version for which we had photos of a tank car with deignation JŽ Uh-z for transporting gasoline. So we prepared a livery for this car.

The model sahll come to the market in autumn 2020. At the moment the price is not known yet but we already accept preorders for this model.

JŽ Uh-z 21 72 705 0107-5

ACME 55179 Simplon Express set 4

Simplon express with designation EX220 or 221 was once a long international train which drove from Paris through Italy to Yugoslavia, moreprecisely Belgrade. ACME put the train in the year 1973 and 3 sets of this train are already available. This is now set number 4 with two JŽ cars and one Italian (FS) car. This set should be available on November 2019 and estimated price should be 190 EUR. We already accept preorders for this set.

ACME 55179 Simplon Express set 4
ACME 55179 Simplon Express set 4, prototip

ACME 55237, 55238 Mostar-Dalmacija

A train Mostar-Dalmacija express was one of many international trains that connected Europe with former Yugoslavia. The train was driving from Stuttgart through Austria, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the city of Kardeljevo (todays Ploče, Croatia) at Adriatic sea in mid Dalmatia. The designatior for the car was D296 or D297 depending on the driving direction. It was also one of the longest trains, for example in 1989 it had 11 cars with home station in Bosnia and Herzegovina. 

Italian company ACME announces 2 sets in scale H0, each consisting of 3 passenger cars which should be on sale in november 2019. We already accept preorders for them and the expected price per set is around 190 EUR.

Set 55237 consists of:

  • Couchette car type Y
  • Car with seats of 2nd class type Y
  • Sleeping car type Y

Set 55238 consists of

  • Car with seats of 1st and 2nd class type Y
  • Couchette car
  • Car with seats of 2nd class type Z2
ACME 55237,55238 Mostar-Dalmacija set, prototype on Hobby ModelExpo 2019 fair

AlbertModell model of Goša tank car Zas/Zaes

We got announcement from AlbertModell for a H0 model of tank car of Yugoslavian type. These tank cars were built in a company Goša from Smederevska Palanka in nowadays Serbia. The basis was polish tank car type 29R which is somewhat shorter (12,80 m instead of 13,24 m) and with lower capacity (48 m3 instead of 60 m3). Goša tank cars’ came at the Yugoslavian railways in the 1960’s as type Uahrrs-z which were later recoded as types Zas and Zaes. Many of these cars are still in use in all republics of former Yugoslavia. A lot of these cars were exported to Czechoslovakia so You can see them in nowadays Czech and Slovak republic. 

At start AlbertModell plans to prepare models for Czech and Slovakian market but the intention is also to release models of cars which are in nowadays use in republics of former Yugoslavia: Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia (ŽFBH) and of course also models from JŽ period in epoch IV.

AlbertModell and we are collecting the interest and preorders for these models. Of course the most interesting models for Yugoslavian market are as follows:

  • JŽ Uahrrs-z Ep. IVa
  • JŽ Zas-z and JŽ Zaes-z from Ep. IVb, IVc
  • JŽ Zas-z and JŽ Zaes-z from Ep. V (Yugoslavia after 1991)
  • SŽ Zas-z, SŽ Zaes, SLO-SŽ Zas, SLO-SŽ Zaes
  • HŽ Zas and HŽ Zaes (only with ladders at sides)
  • ŽS Zas, ŽS Zaes, SRB-ŽS Zas-z, SRB-ŽS Zaes-z (Ep. VI)
  • ŽFBH Zas-z

Estimated final price of the models shall be 50 EUR. In the behalf of AlbertModell we would like to ask You to inform us on a e-mail or webform on this website which models are interesting for You and You would like to buy.

 

SLO-SŽ Zas 35 79 7850 224-7, Ljubljana, 17. jun. 2018
SŽ Zaes-z 35 79 788 0 047 6, Pragersko, 8. sept. 2017
HR-HŽCAR Zaes-z 31 78 7880 138-8, 4. mar. 2018
SRB-ŽS Zaes-z 31 72 7880 961-9, 2014