|technical & model details|
|power supply||Direct current DC|
|couplers||Plug-in pocket, short coupling mechanism, TT couplers|
|light||2-light peak signal, changing with direction of travel|
|Age notice||not suitable under 14 years.|
|digital & sound|
|digital plug||NEM 662 18-pin Next 18|
In 1997, the Arnold company was taken over by the Italian competitor Rivarossi. This was followed in 2004 by the acquisition of shares in Rivarossi by Hornby PLC. acquired shares in Rivarossi and thus, among other things, the Arnold brand name and the moulds. The development of the models has always taken place in England, Italy, Spain and Germany.