Welcome to the website of Ixion Model Railways Ltd, manufacturers of

finescale railway models in 1:48 scale On30 and 7mm scale O Gauge.

 

The links below to view and purchase our models online, read product reviews, and browse our website.

 

To see pre-November 2013 press releases and information on Ixion's news and model releases, view our Welcome Page.

 

 

 

 

 


IXION NEWS

All Ixion news updates now appear first on our blog. Authored by Ixion Director Lindsay O'Reilly, news and links can now be found there. However, major new model announcements and releases will continue to be posted on this site. You can bookmark the blog page: If the link above is broken, the web address is http://ixionmodels.blogspot.com.au/

 

 OCT 6 2014: NEW MODEL ANNOUNCEMENT - The NSWGR low-frame 32 Class in HO Scale

 

The Directors of Ixion Model Railways are pleased to announce that their next model will be the New South Wales Government Railways 32 Class 4-6-0 tender locomotive in HO (1:87) scale. This model will represent the class in it's original low-frame (P Class) configuration. This variation has only previously been available ready-to-run in limited-run hand-built unpainted brass, and that was in the last century!
These locomotives were the universal workhorses of the NSWGR, working suburban, mainline and branchline passenger, goods and mixed trains. One low-frame member of the class has been preserved - 3265, pictured here in its preserved maroon livery.

The engines displayed many variations in their lifetime. Our model will be paired with an ex-50 Class standard goods tender. Whilst the computer-generated 3D drawings are still being finalised, we have asked the factory to look at the options of including both saturated and superheated versions, with both angled and curved running plates. Liveries are expected to include lined green, service black and the preserved maroon. More information will be available on our blog (see link above) as we receive it from our factory. Delivery is anticipated sometime in the third or fourth quarter of 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ixion is also producing a second run of the 7mm Hudswell Clarke in a new forest green livery. This is an artist's impression.

 

Ixion is also  cooperating with a new UK manufacturer on the production of a new 7mm scale industrial tank locomotive. More news will be posted on our blog as it comes to hand.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ixion Director Chris Klein has repainted and detailed his own Fowler (left).

Read about it, and see it in detail on the blog here.

 

Ixion Director Chris Klein also posts regularly on RM Web as 81A OldOak on a wide range of topics, including Ixion Models.

 

We continue to host older news on our 'Welcome' page - click the link in the panel above.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


The 7mm Fowler locomotives

are on sale now!

We now have photos of  the production run 7mm Fowlers, and these can be viewed on this page.

You can also BUY THEM ONLINE.

 

  • Coffee Pots are SOLD OUT in Australia. A handful remain available from our local stockists. Outside Australia, the last few are now held by EDM Models in the UK.

  • Green Hudswell Clarkes are SOLD OUT in Australia. Some shops may have one - see stockist list. Maroon and Black Hudswell Clarkes - just a handful left in Australia - purchase now to avoid disappointment.

  • All colours of Hudswell Clarkes are still available in the UK. See our stockist list in the next panel.

IXION'S UK & EUROPE STOCKISTS:

  • AC Models, Eastleigh

  • Antics stores

  • Bournemouth Model Railway Centre

  • Dragon Models Wales

  • EDM Models (online and exhibitions)

  • Hereford Model Centre

  • Kent Garden Railways

  • Locolines, Basildon, Essex

  • Mikron Models, Taunton

  • Millenium Models, Morley, Leeds

  • MSC Models, Long Ditton, Surrey

  • Peter Spares Model Railways, Middlesbrough

  • Roneo Models, Hornchurch, Essex

  • Roxey Mouldings, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey

  • Tennents Trains, Halesowen

  • The Engine Shed, Leytonstone

  • The Hobby Shop, Faversham

  • Tower Models, Blackpool

  • 53A Models, Hull

  • www.7mm.co

IXION EUROPEAN STOCKISTS:

  • 0 Scale Hobbyshop, Zehntstr. 9, 76227 Karlsruhe, Germany

Note that the 7mm scale loco tools supplied with the Hudswell Clarke are also available separately. Ask your Ixion stockist.

 

 

IXION AUSTRALIAN STOCKISTS:

 

See link below (Click the Ixion logo)

 

 

 

On30 Coffee Pot SOLD OUT

Ixion has sold out of Coffee Pots; see your local stockist now, to purchase the last remaining models. UK stocks of Ixion Models' On30 Coffee Pot steam railmotors have been acquired by EDM Models of York.We recommend that you act fast to secure one of these models as we are uncertain when a new run will be produced. Go to: www.ngtrains.com

 

 

 

7mm scale Hudswell Clarke page

See the full range here.

 

Click images below to read Ixion Product Reviews of 7mm Hudswell Clarke and On30 Coffee Pot

 

 

Brass 7mm scale Manning Wardle

NOW SOLD OUT IN WORLDWIDE

See our Blog for information regarding a possible re-run.

 

View Ixion's website Archives

(incl.Coffee Pot history)

Gallery

Models by the Ixion Directors

 

Fitting N Gauge Manor details

(Ixion has sold this model to

Dapol Model Railways - see

www.dapol.co.uk)

 

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