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O&K JHA Hopper Wagons Announced by Dapol

Dapol are to produce N Gauge O&K JHA Hopper Wagons to coincide with the launch of their revived Class 59 project.

Built for Foster Yeoman by Orenstein & Koppel, these wagons have seen extensive use on aggregate flows and are still in service today with Mendip Rail.


Dapol's initial run will cover the Foster Yeoman liveries with 4 different outer wagons and 6 different inner wagons being produced

Dapol O&K JHA Outer Wagon
Dapol O&K JHA Outer Wagon

Dapol O&K JHA Inner Wagon
Dapol O&K JHA Inner Wagon

The Dapol Model will feature:


Inner wagons without buffers and NEM compatible dummy buckeye coupling bar (Rapido style also included for tighter radius curves)




Outer wagons with removable (non functioning) lamp, buffers at outer end and standard N Gauge coupling


Die-cast Chassis


Kinematic close coupling system on all wagons (minimum radius 263.5mm)


High level of detail with many separately fitted parts


Designed from original works drawings.




CAD image of the included dummy buckeye coupling for use between end and inner wagons




Proposed liveries are as follows:


Inner Wagons


2F-050-101 O&K JHA Inner Wagon Foster Yeoman Early Livery - Running Number 19335

2F-050-102 O&K JHA Inner Wagon Foster Yeoman Early Livery - Running Number 19337

2F-050-103 O&K JHA Inner Wagon Foster Yeoman Early Livery - Running Number 19349

2F-050-104 O&K JHA Inner Wagon Foster Yeoman Late Livery - Running Number 19361

2F-050-105 O&K JHA Inner Wagon Foster Yeoman Late Livery - Running Number 19370

2F-050-106 O&K JHA Inner Wagon Foster Yeoman Late Livery - Running Number 19398


Outer Wagons


2F-050-001 O&K JHA Outer Wagon Foster Yeoman Early Livery - Running Number 19303

2F-050-002 O&K JHA Outer Wagon Foster Yeoman Early Livery - Running Number 19311

2F-050-003 O&K JHA Outer Wagon Foster Yeoman Late Livery - Running Number 19306

2F-050-004 O&K JHA Outer Wagon Foster Yeoman Late Livery - Running Number 19313


Dapol report that the models are currently in tooling with the 1st EP samples expected soon.


The expected release date is Q2/Q3 2022


The RRP is £39.95 for all versions.


For more information visit the Dapol online catalogue