Steam Engine Px29

About Steam Engine Px29 including pictures of a prototype and a model that you can build in 1 to 25 scale.

 

 

 

 

The picture at the right shows a picture of a Px29 from the Sochaczew narrow gauge railroad museum. You can get a collector’s mug with an image of the Px29. Information about that can be found by clicking here. Railroad Mugs

It can also be found at the SpecialGiftsStore

The first copy of the locomotive was produced in the second half of 1929 . At that time is was called the Vilnius. It was not until 1945 that the designation PX29 was applied.

This locomotive proved to be a successful design. It was well-liked because of its ease of use.

21 units were built, most ot which were for 750 mm track.

The locomotive could haul a train with a weight of 300 t at a speed of 25 km / h. It could maneuver on curves with a radius of 35 m.

This design was used as the basis for the later and very successful narrow gauge steam engine, Px48.

An operating Px29 can be seen at the Sochaczew Train Museum.

 

You may buy the model plans at PX29.