Welcome to Silver Crest Models Limited.
|Over the last
100 years model engineers have dedicated themselves to the
design and build of exhibition standard one-off working models.
The finest of these survive in the hands of proud family
members, private collectors or as exhibits in leading museums.
Of course, a quality model that has taken many thousands of
hours to build is a rare item. Today, due to years of decline in
the number of time served engineers, it is more difficult than
ever to find that special model - and even if you can the prices
are often very high.
It is our aim to create a range of exhibition standard working
models for the discerning collector. Built by traditional
methods our models are typically limited editions subject to one
off batch manufacture. While a hand-built model can never be
cheap we deliver exceptional value for money. Relative scarcity
and affordability is an attractive combination for collectors
who seek a secure investment in addition to the pleasure of
We understand that enthusiasts and collectors have wide and
To this end it is our intention, over time, to introduce models
for live steam railway enthusiasts, military models, cars, boats
At the present time we have an exclusive and growing range of
Gauge 3 live steam models (we also act as the main UK
distributor for the Bowande range of Gauge 1 models). The Spring
of 2015 will see the introduction of our first ready-to-run 5
inch gauge model.
Our live steam range is offered under the "Kingscale" name.
Summer 2015 will see the launch of the first subject in our "Battletrax"
range of 1/10th scale military models. These all metal, radio
controlled, vehicles will have the option of a unique electronic
battle simulator providing for multi-player game play at ranges
2016 will see the introduction of a 1/5th scale car model with
working internal combustion engine. The car range will be
offered under the "Silver Crest Classics" name.
Please click on the Kingscale live steam website link in the
left hand menu to view the products presently on offer.