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1983 - Task Force Action Set


Task Force Action Set

Train Set: Task Force Action Set (Overall Train Set page)
Category: Train Sets
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Model Information: Set includes mains controller. Also available R.579, same set without mains controller.
Sets Produced: * 2,600
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Year: 1983
Catalogue Number: R.580
Year Information: Includes oval of 1st Radius Track including Railer-Uncoupler Track, Power Connecting Clip and Mains Power Controller. Its all systems go with this exciting action set. Marvellous fun for the whole family.
Publication: Hornby Railways 29th Edition 1983 Catalogue OO Scale
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 29th Edition
Hornby Railways 29th Edition 1983 Catalogue OO Scale
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Train Set Year Details (2)

1982 R.580 1982
Task Force Action Set
1983 R.580 1983
Task Force Action Set

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