On30 NA Locomotive

Haskell Co released "Puffing Billy" also known as the VR (Victorian Railways) NA. This model is priced at $449 (inc GST).

All versions are now available from Brunel Hobbies.

The model comes in five versions:

  • Brunswick green (product code NAGR)
  • Canadian red (product code NACR)
  • Black with modern funnel like 8A (product code: NABM)
  • Black with original funnel (NABE)
  • Black with red handrails and buffer beams etc (product code: NARB).

The model features:

  • A mixture of metal and injection moulded parts.
  • Metal handrails and many large metal parts in the chasis for weight.
  • DCC ready with easy installation via removal of the top of the boiler between the tanks and space provided for a speaker in the in the bunker.
  • Flywheel and power pickups on all driving wheels for smooth operation.
  • Etched brass engine number and builder's plates.
  • Multiple funnel versions.
  • Detailed cab interior.
  • Kadee mteal couplers.

DCC Decoders and Sound

Sound the NA is available from Mike Walters of DCCSound specifically for the LokSound decoder. We can supply and fit the Loksound decoder loaded with his NA sounds. The price is $280 fitted including speaker. Note that this price could vary due to changes in the A$ exchage rate.

Can't visit the shop? Why not mail order?

We Specialise in Mail Order within Australia and throughout the World

For details of costs, insurance, payment see How to Buy.

The black preproduction NA undergoing running tests on a Hornby Rolling Road. Note that this a mechanism testing sample and not all body detail parts are complete.

"Puffing Billy" NA

Code Description Image Price A$
NAGR NA Brunswick Green Livery No Image Available $449.00
NACR NA Canadian Red Livery No Image Available $449.00
NABM NA Black with modern funnel as NA 8A No Image Available $449.00
NABE NA Black with original funnel No Image Available $449.00
NARB NA Black with Red Handrails and Buffer Beams No Image Available $449.00

When phone or email ordering ordering please quote the code of the NA or NAs you want.

This is the latest pre-production sample version of the locomotive.

NA etched and painted plates - sample