The Thompson Mainline coaches are the fourth finescale coach released by Darstaed, following on from the success of the Mainline Mk1s, Mk1 BGs and the Mk1 Suburbans.
These multi-award nominated models boast the largest spec and detail list to date from the brand, maintaining their stunning brass sides and fully detailed interiors.
This particular coach comes un-numbered with a sheet of waterslide transfers.
Now in stock and available for immediate dispatch.
10% off Darstaed Coaches when buying 3 or more!
You can mix and match any of the Darstaed Mk1 Mainline, BG, Suburban & Thompson coaches to qualify for the discount.
Simply add three or more coaches to your basket and the discount will be automatically applied.
Upgrades, Services & Add-ons
We now offer the option to upgrade any coach with bogies factory fitted with ball bearings. The upgrade cost per coach is £20, although they can be purchased as a standalone pair of bogies for £55 per pair.
To have your coach fitted by us with roller ball bearings, simply click HERE to be taken to the upgrade page and follow the on-screen instructions.
We also have available a large range of painted brass destination boards which simply slot into the brackets on the roofs. To view available destinations and train names, click HERE.
We can offer a weathering/numbering service on all Darstaed coaches. To view pricing information and available options please visit the website byclicking here.
For a full breakdown of all the coaches we are producing, clickHERE
History, Info & Updates
We've made a handy blog post for this project which will give you a little bite-size history, info & continuous updates on the project. To view this page, clickHERE.
Not sure What to Buy? Call us or take a look at some sample formations we have created on the 'Thompson Project Page', or click HERE.
To help you build your rake of Thompson coaches, we have created a printable 'Coach Formations' page, which you can download and print from any A4 printer. There are tick boxes next to the various coaches so you can mark them off and know what else you need to complete your desired rake!
Kadee couplings fitted as standard - link couplings are available separately
Capable of running on 2nd Radius Curves
Sprung metal buffers
Brake ends and full brakes with detachable working (plug-in) rear light
Sheet of prototypical running numbers for you to apply as you see fit
Destination board brackets for easy fitting of 'slot-in' destination boards (sold separately)
Chemically blackened wheels
Detailing pack containing vac pipes, air pipes & buffer chocks
Postage & Dispatch
For Postage and dispatch information, please see the 'Postage' page listed under the information section of our website, or clickHERE.
You can also make use of our 'postage calculator' by simply adding any products you may be interested in into your basket. You can then click on the 'cart' icon at the top right-hand side of the page, enter your post/zip code and country, and this will present a postage cost. Alternatively, a pop-up will be displayed down the right-hand side of the page, which will also display the postage cost.