10-1647 *JR Tobu 8000 4 Car Powered Set

(UK RRP: £205)

Original price was: £172.20.Current price is: £150.00.

SKU: 10-1647 Category: Tag:

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The 8000 series is the most popular train of Tobu Railway. The 8000 series is a vehicle that was introduced to improve the service of commuter trains that had been operating on the same line until then. Total 712 vehicles were manufactured between 1963 and 1983 (Showa 38-58), which is the largest number ever produced for a private railway company in Japan.

An additional 4 Car Pack and a 2 Car Pack are available to add to this unit to form the prototypical 10 car unit.

- Tobu Railway 8000 series (updated car)
- Around 2008, belonging to the Kasukabe Branch of the Minami Kurihashi Vehicle District. The secondary vehicle (repair construction vehicle) is a prototype. This group underwent repair work around 1995, and is characterized by a front style that is significantly different from the original.
Reproduces the characteristics of secondary vehicles that were commercialized and repaired around 2008 with the old company emblem . →No side window R, equipped with FS356/FS056 type trolley, equipped with C-2000 type compressor (8639 is HB-2000CA type), modified air conditioner, updated face (sealed beam headlight/curtain display), with skirt, crew door Has a handle at the bottom and a ventilator on the roof
- Beautifully expresses the exterior with royal blue and refresh blue bands wrapped around jasmine white
- Types 8400 and 8600 are equipped with front holo-types
- Jumper plug and hose on the front of type 8100 are separate Reproduced with parts
- Combinations of each set can reproduce formation patterns of 4 to 10 cars
- Adopts a power unit with flywheel for stable running
- The lead car has head/tail lights and front display lights on (off) (with switch). The headlights are light bulb-colored and the front display lights up in white
. - Each car uses a body-mounted close self-contained coupler without hooks.
- The basic set includes a 10-car book case. Can store 4-car add-on set, 2-car add-on set for lead car
- By using Hobby Center Kato's ``Product number 28-242-1 Tobu Railway 8000 series grade up sticker 1 (updated car/curtain type display)'', You can reproduce the formations seen on the Tojo Line and Noda Line by changing the car number.
- DCC friendly


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