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Ratio [N] Water Crane & Fire Devil Stations often had these Water Cranes at the ends of each platform so that locomotives could replenish their tanks during a journey without having to be uncoupled. The cranes were usually supplied by a large water tank. This model is based on a Great... [ read more ]
$22.08 (NZD)

215

Ratio [N] Square Water Tower This type of water tower is usually found in loco yards or tucked away behind a station to supply separate water cranes like the two supplied. The coloured strip on the side of the tank indicated the water level whilst the water flow was controlled from the hand... [ read more ]
$24.40 (NZD)

226

Ratio [N] Pump/Boiler House A useful kit to fill the odd corner of a layout. It consists of a main building in stone, a brick chimney, water tank and wooden outbuilding. It may have contained a boiler for heating a factory and/or provided a power source to drive machinery. Area: 95mm x... [ read more ]
$35.94 (NZD)

228

Ratio [N] Oil Depot Two oil tanks and a hut make up this essential kit for areas where fuel oil was used. These features have become more common over the years, as oil has taken over from coal. (further tanks are available as kit 315) Combined Area: 80mm x 25mm. This is a scratch... [ read more ]
$20.21 (NZD)

230

Ratio [N] Round Water Tower This common type of water tower can be used eiter platform or ground mounted and is supplied with stove, drain, hose and etched ladder. The stove, known as a fire devil, was used in winter to stop the water in the crane arm from freezing. The dangling chain would... [ read more ]
$20.21 (NZD)

231

Ratio [N] Carriage Shed Protect carriages from the weather with this two-road shed, complete with centre walkway and guttering. Use it as a repair shop or to keep crack-express coaches in pristine condition. A large shed, like the one the Severn Valley Railway has built, can be achieved by... [ read more ]
$41.95 (NZD)

247

Ratio [N] Coaling Tower These towers were an impressive sight and an essential feature on mainline railways for the refueling of locomotives. The model is also ideal for a variety of other locations such as in stone quarries, coal mines, sand/gravel pits, sugar beet harvesting and timber... [ read more ]
$59.05 (NZD)

255

Ratio [N] Water Trough kit An essential feature on steam-era main lines for over 100 years, this kit contains parts to make 370mm plus relevant signboards This is a scratch build kit. Images are for illustration only (some are in a finished state and may contain items not in the kit) [ read more ]
$24.04 (NZD)

256

Ratio [N] Large Water Tower kit Design based on a 20,000 gallon prototype that was used to supply water troughs, so is ideal for that purpose on a model railway, but will be equally at home in a medium to large motive power depot. Area: 72mm x 30mm This is a scratch build kit. Images... [ read more ]
$37.94 (NZD)

315

Ratio [N] Oil Tanks pack This pack contains two Oil Tanks to enhance/expand any of our great range of N Gauge building scenes. With the Ratio Builder Series accessory pack range, the options are endless. This is a scratch build kit. Images are for illustration only (some are in a finished... [ read more ]
$13.95 (NZD)

505

Ratio [OO/HO] Coaling Stage Area: 60mm x 50mm Together with the water towers (kits 506 or 528), the coaling stage was an essential part of every loco depot. Several can be joined for larger engine facilities. This is a scratch build kit. Images are for illustration only (some are in... [ read more ]
$24.70 (NZD)

506

Ratio [OO/HO] Square Water Tower Area: 90mm x 60mm This essential item is a fairly universal design for steam loco depots. Often found next to the coaling stage (kit 505), they were a common sight until recently, but several are still in situ, such as at Taunton. This kit includes water... [ read more ]
$51.95 (NZD)

522

Ratio [OO/HO] Engine Shed Area: 176mm x 90mm Provide a home for your locos, giving them cover from the elements and a place for repairs and maintenance. It is normal to find a water tower and coaling stage nearby. Can be used as either single or through shed. Several kits can be... [ read more ]
$81.95 (NZD)

527

Ratio [OO/HO] Carriage Shed Area: 320mm x 105mm This kit includes guttering and a centre walkway. These are a common feature in sidings where repairs, cleaning and maintenance are carried out. This shed will cover two tracks and can easily be extended to cover a longer and wider... [ read more ]
$61.81 (NZD)

528

Ratio [OO/HO] Round Water Tank This kit will build either a plain round tower or the familiar GWR conical tower shown. The kit includes stove, water crane, as well as brass-etched chain, ladder, hand rails, cistern arm, drain and water gauge. Water towers on columns were generally used... [ read more ]
$37.95 (NZD)

540

Ratio [OO/HO] Locomotive Servicing Depot Area: 140mm x 80mm This model provides a coaling stage, water tower and a hoist for loading coal. When used with the Engine Shed (kit 522), they make a good starting point for any layout with engine facilities. This is a scratch build kit.... [ read more ]
$67.95 (NZD)

544

Ratio [OO/HO] Carriage Platforms Length: 500mm Narrow platforms that are provided for cleaning and maintenance of carriages. This is a scratch build kit. Images are for illustration only (some are in a finished state and may contain items not in the kit) [ read more ]
$21.95 (NZD)

545

Ratio [OO/HO] Locomotive Lifting Hoist Area: 90mm x 62mm This kit will fit perfectly alongside engine or carriage sheds. Modelled on a hoist found at Plymouth Laira depot, assisting with maintenance of locos and coaches. This is a scratch build kit. Images are for illustration... [ read more ]
$57.39 (NZD)

551

Ratio [OO/HO] Large Water Tower Area: 122mm x 49mm Design based on 20,000 gallon prototype that was used to supply water troughs, so is ideal for that purpose on a model railway, but will be equally at home in a medium to large motive power depot. This is a scratch build kit. Images... [ read more ]
$63.04 (NZD)