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Bachmann Class 20

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I will be using this in a forthcoming review. I must say that it is a fantastic model. Runs very well and is solid and strong. Perfect for hauling rolling stock around any layout.

As I don't know much about these Class 20 locos. Can anyone please tell me something about them? There are versions with disks and versions with head-boxes. When doubled-up, were the disk locos and head box locos ever mixed? Were they from different periods? Were head-boxes added to the disk versions to upgrade them?
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QUOTE Bachmann had added extra capacitors across the motors in the 25 and the Warship. Why?
They must have been having problems with Radio Frequency Interference and couldn't get it through the tests.

I thought those things just multiplied by themselves, judging by the number that Bachmann add, someone must be getting a kick out of adding them. "Possibly a control freek
" I have a couple of them good runners, they look great tugging my Roco-Cleans around the layout. Doug if your intrested in the history Model Rail did a review when the model was introduced, that would be 24 months ago +/- If I come across it I'll let you know.
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