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 B0028 - Dennis Dominator/Duple Metsec
Kowloon Motor Bus
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Dennis Chan
 
The model - details of this model were announced on the Concorde Hobby Shop and 312 Model websites on 17th October 2008. Two versions are being issued, DM1 (pictured on the left) on route no. 105 to Lai Chi Kok and DM18 (pictured on the right) on route 15A to Tsz Wan Shan. A total of 500 pieces are to be produced and it is believed that KMB decals will be provided. 

Please note that all these photographs are of pre-production models and the manufacturer is aware
of the Dragon badge on the rear, which will be corrected to Dominator prior to their release.

The busKowloon Motor Bus acquired 40 two-axle Dennis Dominators ("DM" Class) in 1983/84. The first batch of 20 were registered in December 1983/January 1984 with the second batch of 20 in August/September 1984.

The bodies were supplied by Duple Metsec ckd (completely knocked down) and were assembled in KMB's Tuen Mun Depot. 

All these buses were withdrawn from service by the end of October 2001.

 
 Manufacturer of model  P & T Model
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Dennis Dominator
 Prototype bodywork  Duple Metsec
 Prototype length  9.5 metre
Version A
Version B
 Fleet number
DM1
 DM18
 Registration number
DA 7157
 DB 951
 Route number
105
15A
 Destination
Lai Chi Kok
Tsz Wan Shan
 Quantity
 500 (250 each version)
 Date released
Oct/Nov 2008

 
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 Photographs courtesy and copyright of
Dennis Chan

 
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Dennis Chan

 
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Dennis Chan
    

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