Experience one of the 20th Century's most iconic
locomotives. Build your own 1:24 scale model 2-8-2 D51 locomotive,
Japan's classic standardized modern engine. Built in 1938 by the
Japanese National Railways (JNR) and Japanese Government Railways,
the D51 was built in larger numbers than any other locomotive made
Order your D51 model locomotive kit online today. Each kit
ships in 12 affordable monthly phases. Pay as you build; every
month you will receive all necessary parts and detailed build
12 Monthly Shipments of:$114.99
Experience the Iconic D51 Japanese
Our premier JNR D51 200 locomotive model kit replicates in
minute detail the 1938 original, housed at the Umekoji steam
locomotive museum in Kyoto, Japan.
Remarkable features of the D51 model locomotive include:
- A short length of track and base for display
- Built from solid brass with white-metal die-castings
- Completed model is 880mm long and weighs more than 5 lbs.
- Working lights, whistle and steam sound effects
Choose to paint your D51 black to resemble the original
locomotive, or leave a bare finish to highlight the metalwork.
The ModelSpace D51 locomotive arrives in 12 monthly shipments.
Every month you will receive all parts and detailed instructions
for the monthly build phase.