Broadway Limited Imports impressive new HO scale N&W Workhorse Y6B 2-8-8-2 locomotives are available again, and with them BLI is offering the auxiliary water tenders.
Steam locomotives reliance on water has always been a consideration when planning operation. The N&W employed auxiliary water tenders or “canteens” on coal, freight and even passenger trains, at times. The additional water allowed for longer distances between watering stops, increasing efficiency.
Broadway Limited is offering water tenders that are prototypically accurate matches for those run with the N&W Class A, Y6b as well as Class J and more!