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Steam Engine Od2

A model plan, information and history of the steam engine designated Od2.

After World War I Prussian locomotives in turn became part of the German Railways The makeshift plan for 1923 assumed renumbering of 551 locomotives of this series, and finally in 1925 received 439 new numbers, the series Br) 36 0-4 DRG (numbers 36 001 to 36 438 and 36 601 – the last rank with meklemburskimi locomotives a series of 6 to 36) Directorates were concentrated in turn, Munster, Kassel and Altona . After World War P4² 100 locomotives series went to Polish, where 97 entered into service on the Polish State Railways as series Od2. They wore Od2-1 numbers to Od2-94 and Od2-1Dz to Od2-3Dz for locomotives turn of the Free City of Danzig. During World War II the majority of Polish locomotive was taken over by Germany and incorporated into the German railways with the numbers 36 444 to 521. After the war he served in Poland still 46 locomotives of Od2 that received new inventory numbers and were operated until 1958

Six locomotives received after World War Lithuania, where were numbered K 4²-151 to 156. During the Second World War three locomotives Lithuanian (taken in the meantime by Russian Railways have been captured by the Germans and incorporated into the German railways with the numbers 36 441 to 443 Three locomotives received in 1920. Latvia, where he included it to the series An, bringing together the locomotive of 2’b axis system, with the numbers of An-35 and An-37. Two of them survived the annexation of Latvia and had been taken over by the Soviet railways

After World War II had been used a few locomotives of the former series P4², most of which went to the railways German Democratic Republic.

What follows is information about the model plans that you can use to model the Od2 and a link to where you may purchase that model.

Plans To Build Steam Engine Od2

You get plans to model this Standard Gauge Steam Engine Od2

This is what the model looks like when completed:


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You get a book of plans and information, including specifications, about the engine.

The plans offer modelers and collectors the opportunity to build a highly detailed, museum quality, replica of the original locomotive. The model can be made using 1 mm card stock, styrene, or brass. The basic instructions in the book focus on card stock construction. Just substitute the material of your choice.

The resulting model is a highly detailed 1 to 25 scale replica of the original engine.

You can see a video review of this book with all the details at this link. Video being updated.

Here are images of some of the pages in the book. They show the visual instructions, text information and instructions plus some of the pages with cutouts.

Do watch the video for complete information.


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Od2 Plan Book Detail

Plan book title – Niemiecki Parowoz Osobowy z 188 Roku

 Number/size of the sheets with parts to cut out: 19 x A3

Number/size of the sheets with instruction drawings: 9 x A3

1 page with photographs of the model

Difficulty level of the model in 1-5 scale: (1-very simple to 5-very complicated)

Computer drawings

Scale 1:25

Length of the model: 700 mm

Author: Jan Kołodziej


You may purchase the model here.Od2

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