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  • Plough Pre-Ordering Now Open
    April 13, 2018 Fran Burke

    Plough Pre-Ordering Now Open

    Our next model, the highly exclusive CIÉ/Irish Rail 24850-24854 series ballast plough van, is now available to pre-order ahead of delivery in August 2018! Five of the CIÉ/Irish Rail 24850-24854 series vans were introduced in 1978 to supersede elderly pre-grouping vans for the Civil Engineering Department. They usually ran in pairs, top-and-tailing ballast hopper trains across […]
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  • First Look at the Tara!
    March 20, 2018 Fran Burke

    First Look at the Tara!

    We have received some sample images and video of our first Tara Mines sample from our factory in China. We think it looks pretty special so far but they will get a more forensic examination when they arrive in Dublin in the coming days. Check out below. WARNING! The underskirt pics are very x-rated! Please […]
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  • Join Us for Our 2018 Range Announcement!
    February 12, 2018 Fran Burke

    Join Us for Our 2018 Range Announcement!

    Well everyone, you told us that you would like to find out the 2018 IRM range in advance, so make sure you join us on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 in Ryan’s Bar, Store Street where we will announce the models coming in 2018 as well answer your questions and host a social event for Irish […]
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  • Orange ‘bubbles’ are here!
    January 18, 2018 Fran Burke

    Orange ‘bubbles’ are here!

    Having been announced just over seven weeks previously, our production run of CIÉ/Irish Rail orange ‘bubble’ cement wagons arrived at our premises in Dublin from our factory in China on December 19th – just in time for delivery to customers before the Christmas break! Following on from the previously-released ivory bubbles, two packs of three […]
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  • Ivory bubbles pack B, C and D arrive in stock!
    November 15, 2017 Fran Burke

    Ivory bubbles pack B, C and D arrive in stock!

    The balance of our ivory bubble order has arrived from China! We have been working hard all day doing QC checks and we’ve even managed to get some orders packed and sent out this evening! We will be doing the same over the next few days. It should take about a week to check […]
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  • Irish Railway Models Launch Gift and Prepay Card
    October 26, 2017 Fran Burke

    Irish Railway Models Launch Gift and Prepay Card

    Sick of receiving non-railway gifts for Christmas? Finding it difficult to explain the differences between gauge and Irish outline models to loved ones who ask you for gift suggestions? Would you like a way to start a savings scheme, so you can buy the best Irish outline ready-to-run wagons on the market? What you need […]
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  • Delivery of Cement Bubbles
    October 23, 2017 Fran Burke

    Delivery of Cement Bubbles

    As you may already know, we made big changes to our cement bubble wagon after reviewing the first tooling sample we received. We were unsatisfied with the level of detail and fidelity of the preproduction model delivered by our previous agent and decided to go back to the drawing board. This caused a delay […]
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  • Cement Bubbles Due this September!
    June 26, 2017 Fran Burke

    Cement Bubbles Due this September!

    While our ballast wagons have been hogging most of the limelight in recent weeks, we have been working away on the cement bubbles in the background. We have just finished specifying the livery graphic details for our factory in China which you can see below.

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