10-896S Type 923 Series 3000 "Doctor Yellow" Basic Set (3 Cars)

(UK RRP: £140)


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`Doctor Yellow`, which is popular as a yellow Shinkansen, has a new specification!

- KATO will reproduce the popular Tokaido / Sanyo Shinkansen train, 923 type 3000 series <Doctor Yellow>.
- The T5 formation of the 923 type 3000 series, commonly known as [Doctor Yellow], is a Shinkansen electric track comprehensive test vehicle that collects basic data for track maintenance on the Tokaido / Sanyo Shinkansen.
- With its yellow appearance, it is popular among Shinkansen fans, children and tourists.
- You can enjoy driving with a wide range of generation Shinkansen from 300 series to N700S of Tokaido / Sanyo Shinkansen.
- From this product, a slotless motor has been adopted, the set name sticker attached to the add-on set has been abolished, and the name on the surface of the book case has been changed. Along with that, the product number of the 3-car basic set, the price of each set, and the JAN code will be changed.
- We will also reproduce each car body with recent specifications.
- Other specifications are unchanged from conventional products.
* Some images are conventional products.

Product Features

- Based on the prototype of the 3000 series T5 train belonging to JR West, details different from the T4 train belonging to JR Tokai (presence or absence of the No. 7 antenna, jack-up holes, roof color, etc.) are accurately captured and reproduced.
-Reproduce the observation dome and inspection equipment on the roof unique to the test car, which are arranged everywhere on the car body.
-Reproduce the [inspection floodlight] installed near the pantograph of cars 2 and 6 with a lighting type
- Beautifully expresses the distinctive yellow body paint
-Different from the normal 700 series, the headlight/taillight of the leading car expresses two-color headlights with different color tones.
- Employs an easy-to-use holo coupler (KATO diaphragm coupler) similar to the E5 series [Hayabusa] with a restoration function at the coupling part.
- The side windows are shown with roll curtains to reproduce the appearance of the actual vehicle during inspection.
- Uses a slotless motor for smooth and quiet running
-The 3-car basic set is a paper box, and the 4-car add-on set is a 7-car book case type, which can store the 3-car basic set.
- DCC friendly


- Relayer

Set contents

3-car basic set
- 923-3001
- 923-3002(M)
- 923-3007

1 review for 10-896S Type 923 Series 3000 "Doctor Yellow" Basic Set (3 Cars)

  1. jeannoel.casassus (verified owner)

    Quick delivery, running well.

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