- September 1968, to match the whole line AC electrification of Tohoku Line, Ou Main Line Fukushima - Yonezawa Itaya Pass section of becomes switched from DC to AC electricity, Yonezawa - Uzenchitose between also is AC-electrified at the same time, further Sendai - Senzan Line also become a whole line AC electrification between Uzenchitose, had appeared is the ED78 for sub-trunk incline railroad section.
- ED78 is, so that it can be used in common Senzan Line and Ou Main Line, it becomes specification matched to the line standard of Senzan Line, from the increase of the incline railroad section dedicated equipment while D-shaped, has become a large body equipped with an intermediate dolly .
- Itaya and mountain pass of Ou Main Line, corresponds to the steep gradient of Sakunami tunnel of Senzan Line, in the first thyristor control in the AC electric locomotive along with the brother machine EF71, power regenerative brake is equipped was active.
- KATO, the product of the ED78 with the brother machine EF71.
Fukushima - Yamagata - were active in the interval to over Sendai, local train from Blue Train in the hidden name machine ED78, please enjoy and towing up to freight trains.
[Product Features Description]
- And Ou Main Line-Senzan Line, Sendai - Yamagata - were active in the mountain railway sections that over the Fukushima ED78. New format, the long-awaited product of the AC electric locomotive.
- D-shaped while ED78.1 order form equipped with a middle carriage to the prototype, the dominating figure in the JNR era, to reproduce the very best its features.
- Defroster (anti-fog) equipped with front windows. Protector mounting bolts of the front window to prevent damage by icicles, and expressed the front vents.
- H rubber set in gray on the front window glass / side Akarimado. Crew compartment side windows reproduced in original. Roof on the insulator is white.
- Replacement license plate to reproduce the cutout character number, four of 3,4,6,9 Unit. Makers plate [Hitachi] is printed
- On the front step with a thickness in the wide, internal fit-type tail lights, front vents, induction members handrail / open lever also another part of.
- Jumper plug of bustling skirt around which is a feature of the tandem specification also reproduce. Jumper plug of separate parts is included.
- Familiar, by the power unit of the flywheel, stable running and, to demonstrate the actual similar traction.
- Quick head mark [dawn] comes with two types of [fast antelope].
- Trains and 50 passenger system of end-stage, limited express [dawn] express [Tsugaru] is, of course, come on anything and freight train in Senzan Line.
- Couplers, equipped Arnold coupler standard. KATO knuckle coupler is included with the replacement.
- Package, standard of clear cased.
[ED78 Ou Main Line-Senzan Line tow the train example]
★ This is the ED78 organized example of passenger train traction that was active in the Ou Main Line.
- ED78 + Ohafu 50 + 50 + Okha Ohafu 50 + 50 + Okha Ohafu 50 (# 10-1276 50 system passenger 5 both basic set) or Ohafu 50 # 5143 + Okha 50 # 5142 + Okha 50 # 5142 + Ohafu 50 # 5143
- ED78 + EF71 + Mani 36 # 5079 + Oyu 10 # 5069 + Ohafu 33 # 5128 + Okha 47 # 5135 + Okha 47 # 5135 + Ohafu 33 # 5128 or 20 system express sleeper [Dawn] # 10-366 other
※ # number such as 5079 is a product part number of passenger cars.
★ was seen in Senzan Line, is a cascade freight train of oil transportation.
- ED78 + ED78 + Wafu 29500 # 8030 + Taki 9900 # 8058 + Taki 9900 # 8058 + Taki 35 000 # 8050 + Taki 35 000 # 8050 + Taki 9900 # 8058 + Taki 9900 # 8058 + Taki 9900 # 8058 + Yo 5000 # 8046- one
※ # number such as 8030 is a product part number of wagons.
- 3079-1 EF71 1-order form ※ reproduce the cascade of at Ou Main Line.
- 10-1279 / 5142/5143 Okha 50 system passenger 5 both basic set / Singles two
- 10-366 / 5086-1 to 20 system express sleeper 6 both basic set / Singles various ※ express sleeper [Akebono] to reproduce. - 10-879 / 10-880 express [Tsugaru] 6 both basic set / 5 both hematopoietic set
- 10-809 / 8001 ~ freight train set (6 cars) / wagons separately various
- 5127-1 ~ / 5134-1 ~ Okha 35 system passenger various / Suha 43 system passenger various
( This is a machine translation. Please allow for possible misinterpretations in the text. )