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Welcome to GS Model Supplies, Somerset

We are able to supply everything model engineers require to build model steam locomotives and traction engines.

The TeamOn this web site you will find an extensive range of items available to buy online - simply select the appropriate category below or from the menu.

Proprietor Geoff Stait has had a lifelong interest in steam power and has the knowledge, experience and contacts to help both experienced model engineers and beginners starting their first project.

We have a shop in Burnham-on-Sea (just off the M5 in Somerset) and can also be found at many exhibitions and rallies around the country. We are always happy to meet customers and discuss their projects and requirements.

Please browse our web site and feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.


Due to escalating casting prices we are reviewing our costings.

We apologise for any undue delays, but cannot operate without examing our material input.

Added: 29th June 2021

A Guide to Brazing and Soldering by Keith Hale

The latest upto date book on silver soldering written by Keith Hale who has many years dealing with precious metals and silver solders.

Email the office for further details.

Cost of Book £17.95 Free P&P (Not Available on the online shop)

Added: 15th June 2021

Attention Please!

Due to the unauthorized procurement of our items.

From the 1st of August we shall no longer use the Royal Mail.

Parcels will be dispatched by courier.

Added: 26th July 2019

Lead bearing solders WILL BE BANNED FROM SALE.

We are working on a LEAD free replacement.

Added: 13th December 2018

Please Note, that due to Helen and Geoffs current workload, appointments are needed to be made if you would like to discuss any projects.

Added: 16th October 2018

1KG Bags of Coal

Suitable for 'O' gauge and Gauge 1 Steam Locomotives £1.85 per 1kg bag.

Available on website -

Added: 13th June 2018

*NEW* Diesel Outline Electric Locos *NEW*

NOW Available - A range of Diesel outline electric locos - Please check these out by selecting 'Diesel outline electric locos *NEW*' on our main menu.

Added: 3rd April 2017

***5"g Aquila***

We are very pleased to have teamed up with Stephen Wessel and we have pleasure in taking the design...

5"g Aquila

this is a Locomotive based on Narrow gauge design, which has a tender and can be used as a 'ride on' tender.

Added: 17th January 2017

**0-6-2 Great Northern Railway type N1**

We are Pleased to Announce, that we have purchased the patterns & drawings for one of the late Martin Evans design Locomotives....
0-6-2 Great Northern Railway type N1.
We are very pleased to add this Locomotive to our range and details will appear in the normal way in the online catalogue ASAP.

Added: 17th January 2017

**CATALOGUES are NOW available**

£4.00 including post & packing

Added: 17th January 2017


We can NOW supply, cut to size @ £1.20 per Square inch of grate area.

Added: 17th January 2017

Unfortunately we are no longer able to send any form of liquid through the post

due to the new legislations.

Added: 16th January 2017

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