Convert a Fleishcmann Picolo BR 50 to a DSB N class locomotive.
When the axis ocupation of Denmark ended the Germans had left behind ten BR 50 Übergangskriegslokomotive these were taken over and used as a heavy freight locomotive by the Danish State Railroad (DSB) within a few years DSB had customized and upgraded these engines to suit their own conditions and needs, with this kit, a tube of model-filler and some DIY modeling skill you can apply the very same upgrades to your 1:160 N scale BR 50 as the DSB did in real life.
IMPORTANT: This article only covers a kit to mount on a ready made locomotive, the locomotive needed is not included.
The kit is made for the Fleischmann Picolo BR50 cataloug number 7178 but may work on other models,
The kit as well as the stock locomotive needs extensive tooling, this product is intended for model builders with medium to long experience in model making, You will need pliers, modeling putty and various small drills to complete the modification. Decals are from skilteskoven.dk