File - conduct
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Just a short note advising you of some price changes.
1st Chivers kit RC7827. http://www.slimrails.co.uk/indexlocospage.html
This has been reduced from £25 to £15 and is a good price. A very useful and adaptable kit, see my article Narrow Lines Issue 204 Dec 2013 (that long ago?). Unfortunately I cannot see any other price reductions.
2nd Pricing I find very difficult. How to encourage modellers to “make a start in 7mm narrow gauge”, particularly in the summer? I have reduced my diesel loco cab and footplate kit from £18 to £10, and my footplate kit from £10 to £5 plus of course P+P which is at the moment £1:50.
James Corsi #3469