Train Set Details

Advanced Passenger Train Set

U.K.

Advanced Passenger Train Set

Years Released: 1980 1981 1982 1983 (Train Set Year pages)
Set released for 4 years.

Train Set: Advanced Passenger Train Set
Category: Train Sets
Train Sets
Model Information: The sleek Advanced Passenger Train set is designed for the really up to date modern image modellers - both young and not so young. The 5 car unit is well over 4 feet long and is supplied with a very large oval of track to allow for maximum speeds.
Sets Produced: * 20,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1980 1981

1982 1983

1980 1981 1982 1983
Model Ranking:
Current: 129 - March 2017
Previous: 82 - February 2017
Movement: (-47)

Train Set Year Details (4)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1980 R.543 1980
Advanced Passenger Train Set
1981 R.543 1981
Advanced Passenger Train Set
1982 R.543 1982
Advanced Passenger Train Set
1983 R.543 1983
Advanced Passenger Train Set

Train Set Items (1)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
B.R. Class 370 Advanced Passenger Train Pack
Released: 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985
370001 370002 B.R. Inter City

Train Set Photos & Notes (2)

DATE TYPE TITLE AUTHOR
11 Aug 2005 Photo 1981 Train Sets Poster Picture Tim Seigers
22 Feb 2011 Photo APT Export Set Stephen Bennett

1981 Train Sets Poster Picture APT Export Set

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Train Set Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1980 Set contents include Large oval of 2nd Radius Track with Rerailer, Variable Controller, Power Clip, Card Tunnel and Catalogue.
1981 Contains Oval of 2nd Radius Track and Power Controller.
1982 Includes Oval of Second Radius Track, Power Controller and a Power Connecting Clip. Driving trailers have head lamps which light up only in the direction of travel, and the ingenious body-tilting mechanism for high speed cornering is reproduced.
1983 Includes oval of 2nd Radius Track including Railer-Uncoupler Track, Power Connecting Clip and Mains Power Controller. Model includes British Rails ingenious body tilting mechanism, making this a particulary fascinating model to operate.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1980 £67.95
1981 £74.95
1982 £79.95

Catalogue Images (4)

R.543 - Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1980
R.543 Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1980

R.543 - Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1981
R.543 Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1981

R.543 - Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1982
R.543 Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1982

R.543 - Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1983
R.543 Advanced Passenger Train Set - 1983


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