10-1557 *JR Series 701-0 Akita Livery 3 Car Powered Set

(UK RRP: £165)


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There are 10 three-car trains and 27 two-car trains for one man operation (as of 2020) of the Series 701-0 at the Akita Train Center.

The Series 701-0 operates only in the Akita area, and is characterised by the tail light being positioned lower and an electric generator installed as a auxilliary power unit.

It supports regional transportation over a wide area, mainly in Akita between Shinjo and Aomori on the Ou Main Line, between Sakata and Akita on the Uetsu Main Line, and between Aomori and Akanita on the Tsugaru Line.


Main features

- Prototype of Kawasaki Heavy Industries' all-long seat organization belonging to Akita Rolling Stock Center
- Single arm pantograph, reinforced skirt replacement, and after equipment update
- Unique tail light arrangement and motor generator as auxiliary power supply Detailed reproduction of the installed floor
- The coupler adopts a body mount close coupler without a hook for each car.
A reinforced skirt with a snow plow shape that is similar to the actual vehicle with integrated body support, jumper plug, and air hose . Reproduce the appearance of Kumoha and Kuha with different cutout positions. (The coupler cannot swing. When driving with the heads connected, please use the attached skirt for connection.)
-Beautifully express the simple pink belt that represents the cars located in the Akita area .
-3-car set Has no one-man display on the side of the passenger door, and the two-car set has one-man display
. Driven by one truck, equipped with traction tires
-Coupler cover already attached to the leading car coupler
-Front display [Akita (LED display)] printed


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