Train Set Details

Blue Rapier

U.K.

Blue Rapier

Years Released: 2010 2011 (Train Set Year pages)
Set released for 2 years. (Model may have been released after 2011)

Train Set: Blue Rapier
Category: Train Sets
Train Sets
Model Information: Contents:
Driver Trailer (Motorised)
Driver Trailer (Non-Motorised)
2 open coaches
(NB. Both vehicles have non-working pantographs)
Track:
3rd Radius Starter Oval
Track Pack A (with point and buffer stop)
P9000W Wall Plug Transformer
R8250 Train Controller
R8206 Power Track
Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1270)
Sets Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2010 2011

2010 2011
Model Ranking:
Current: 907 - November 2019
Previous: 1384 - October 2019
Movement: (+477)

Train Set Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2010 R.1139 2010
Blue Rapier
2011 R.1139 2011
Blue Rapier

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Train Set Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2010 Commuter travel entered a new age during 2009 when the sleek and revolutionary Hitachi Class 395 entered service. This new state of the art train with its twin power source motors quickly became the train of choice for those commuters who use the Southeastern service to London every day, saving those in the extremities of the service as much as 30 minutes or more of travel time. The specially prepared three vehicle model in this set is resplendent in the distinctive blue livery of the prototype and is justifiably named the “Blue Rapier”. Additional RailRoad coaches are available to extend the train to a full 6 car unit. (See page 118). Both power and dummy cars have headlights that operate in the direction of travel. The track circuit fits easily on the 1600 x 1270cm MidiMat and by adding Hornby Track Packs and Accessory Packs can soon be developed into a very effective model railway layout.
2011 Commuter travel entered a new age during 2009 when the sleek and revolutionary Hitachi Class 395 entered service. This state of the art train with its twin power source motors quickly became the train of choice for those commuters who use the Southeastern service to London every day, saving those in the extremities of the service as much as 30 minutes or more of travel time. The specially prepared three vehicle model in this set is resplendent in the distinctive blue livery of the prototype and is justifiably named the “Blue Rapier”. Additional RailRoad coaches are available to extend the train to a full 6 car unit. (See page 143). Both power and dummy cars have headlights that operate in the direction of travel. The track circuit fits easily on the 1600 x 1180mm MidiMat and by adding Hornby Track Packs and accessory packs can soon be developed into a very effective model railway layout.

Catalogue Images (2)

R.1139 - Blue Rapier - 2010
R.1139 Blue Rapier - 2010

R.1139 - Blue Rapier - 2011
R.1139 Blue Rapier - 2011


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HORNBY THE BLUE RAPIER TRAIN SET. R1139. BOXED. - Auction

Location: Southminster, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £36.00 GBP
Time Left: 3d 19h 26m 44s
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Hornby Blue Rapier Set R1139 00 Gauge - Auction

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £50.00 GBP
Time Left: 4d 3h 37m 25s
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Location: York, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £75.00 GBP
Time Left: 4d 19h 52m 34s
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2 X Hornby Blue Rapier Train Sets & Extension Packs C R8223 & D R8224 Used Once - Auction

Location: Milnthorpe, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £100.00 GBP
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Location: Colchester, United Kingdom
Condition: New
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HORNBY R1139 BLUE RAPIER TRAIN SET PRISTINE PLEASE READ - Auction

Location: Rochford, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
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Hornby Blue Rapier R1139 00 Gauge Train set New in Box - Fixed Price

Location: Canterbury, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £125.00 GBP
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HORNBY OO GAUGE BLUE RAPIER TRAIN SET BOXED COMPLETE - Fixed Price

Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £89.99 GBP
Time Left: 7d 17h 54m 50s
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Hornby X6246 Railroad Blue Rapier Class 395 Drive Unit Wheel Set - Store Inventory

Location: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £15.99 GBP
Time Left: 12d 1h 58m 26s
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Hornby X6248 Railroad Blue Rapier Class 395 Dummy Bogie Wheel Set - Store Inventory

Location: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £12.50 GBP
Time Left: 12d 1h 58m 31s
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Hornby X6251 Railroad Blue Rapier Class 395 Dummy Power Car Bogie Wheel Set - Store Inventory

Location: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £7.20 GBP
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Hornby 00 gauge blue rapier 3 car set in box in a1 running order from r1139 - Store Inventory

Location: Ayr, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £47.95 GBP
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Hornby Blue Rapier Set Hitachi Class 395 Operating and Maintenance Instructions - Fixed Price

Location: Harlow, United Kingdom
Condition: New
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NEW Hornby X6248 Railroad Class 395 Bogie Wheel & Axle Set R1139 Blue Rapier - Store Inventory

Location: Birchington, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £11.99 GBP
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Hornby Class 395 Javelin Blue Rapier Locomotive set and Trackmat **New** - Fixed Price

Location: Wakefield, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £45.00 GBP
Time Left: 29d 20h 36m 20s
Bids: 0

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