Phoenix locos are UK based international distributors of high quality, affordable battery electric model locos,
rolling stock and loco bogies in 5 inch and 7.25 inch gauge that are ideal as club locos or in garden railways.

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Phoenix Locos

The Geep Specification

  • Length over buffer-beams: 2146mm / 84.5in
  • Width: 416mm / 16.4in
  • Height: 612mm / 24.1in
  • Speed: 8-10 mph /14-17kph
Control system:
  • Controller: iDrive 180amp 24v digital controller with onboard diagnostics
  • Location: Power controller inside locomotive, remote handset on lead
  • Handset: Rotary power, direction, dead-mans facility, optional auxiliary switches
  • Dead man's facility on handset
  • Loco will stop if handset is unplugged or control lead is severed
  • Mechanical handbrake actuates on disc and caliper on front bogie
Drive system:
  • Motor located in both bogies with protective cover and air cooling.
  • Chain drive to centre layshaft and from layshaft to both axles.
Electrical system:
  • 24volts. 60 amp midi fuse. Battery isolation key switch
  • All power wiring pre-cut and terminated
  • Two Bosch 24v 750 watt 1 hp DC motors
  • 3mm steel laser cut and cnc folded. With 6mm laser cut steel buffer beams
  • Laser cut 6mm side frames and pivot plate.
  • CNC machined EN8 steel wheels 143.7 mm dia.
  • Axles and layshaft run in self aligning roller race bearings.
  • Coil spring suspension. One Bosch 24v 1 hp DC motor in each bogie.
  • Disc brake to front bogie
  • Laser cut 1.6mm folded steel panels Bolt together assembly.
  • Access door in nearside panel
  • Seat panels are 3mm laser cut steel
  • Chassis, chassis side cover plates and cab roof are powder coated in satin black, buffer beams in red or black
  • Body panels can be finished to customer’s choice of colours from a range of powder coat finishes

Kit - components:-

  • Chassis
  • Chassis cover plates
  • Cab and bonnet panels
  • Panel and window trim
  • Buffer beams
  • Brackets
  • Suspension units with self aligning bearings
  • Wheels
  • Axles
  • Taper lock sprockets, chain, and motor-mounting bracket
  • Motor cover, with air fans
  • Two Bosch 1 hp DC motors
  • Motor-drive sprockets
  • iDrive 180 amp motor speed controller
  • Remote handset
  • Fuse holder and fuse
  • All wiring
  • Illustrated build manual
  • Illustrated running and maintenance manual
  • All fasteners

Loco is supplied as a bolt together kit with built and tested bogies and wiring loom

E&OE. Phoenix Locomotives Ltd reserves the right to change this specification at any time as part of the ongoing programme of model development 01.01.2013

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5 inch Gauge
7.25 inch Gauge £4,595

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