Hornby Mainline Steam Electric Train Set reviews

8 customer reviews
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This toy is a good all rounder.

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8.4 out of 10 based on 8 reviews.
Train Sets, Cars and Construction, Age Rating: 4 to 6 Years See full product description

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Lee , Milton Keynes

Score 7.0/10
Good points:
Very authentic, especially the choof choof noise from the engine. Looked fantastic at the bottom of my christmas tree!!
Bad points:
None, although you need to my the foam track holder if you're putting it on the carpet, as I did.
Overall rating 7.0
Safety 8.0
Design/build quality 8.0
Educational value? 5.0
Entertainment value? 8.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 27 Oct 2007

Grappenhall2005, Warrington Bought for son, six.

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Great value for money for a set with a tender engine.
Bad points:
Build quality of coaches a bit dodgy but no complaints at the price.
Overall rating 9.0
Safety 9.0
Design/build quality 8.0
Educational value? 7.0
Entertainment value? 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 18 Nov 2007

Confirmed purchaser

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Excellent starter kit!
Bad points:
Had problems getting the trains to run on the track and no clear instructions on the track layout
Overall rating 8.0
Safety 9.0
Design/build quality 9.0
Educational value? 5.0
Entertainment value? 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 15 Nov 2007

Confirmed purchaser

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Good quality train and carriages - all worked first time.
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 8.0
Safety 8.0
Design/build quality 8.0
Educational value? 8.0
Entertainment value? 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 11 Dec 2007

Confirmed purchaser

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Looks good.
Bad points:
Too light needs extra weight to stay on tracks. tends to stop when running over points.
Overall rating 8.0
Safety 10.0
Design/build quality 7.0
Educational value? 6.0
Entertainment value? 7.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 09 Dec 2007

Product Features

Type of toy Train Sets, Cars and Construction
Age rating 4 to 6 Years
Gender Boys
Development Skills Imaginative Play
 
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