--Masterpiece 16 series
--Hanshin Jet Car Steel Body (1/80 16.5mm Gauge Metal Kit)
[About the prototype]
--The so-called [Jet Car], a group of 5000 series vehicles, was produced as Japan's fastest high-acceleration / deceleration vehicle for stopping at each station in Hanshin and for speeding up commuter trains.
――One-sided cab type 520 1/2, 2 cars are manufactured with stainless steel body, called Jet Silver, and we have commercialized it before.
――After that, mass-produced cars appeared with a steel body painted in two-tone marine blue and cream, and were called [blue body car].
――In this project, we will commercialize three types, including the vehicle that was transferred to Kotoden after retirement.
[Hanshin 5101 type kit (both luck) with underfloor equipment]
--Two cab versions of mass-produced jet cars were manufactured in 1959-60.
――It was not cooled and retired in 1980.
-It will be a car body kit including dedicated underfloor equipment.
--The kit does not include the dolly frame. Nikko TS-804 is an approximate dolly.
――It is the composition of the front lost and the etched body.
--The rooftop ventilator and underfloor equipment are all made of white metal and are included in the kit. Jumper plugs and other parts are reproduced in detail with lost parts.
--Power relations are not included in the kit.
--Other pantographs, trolleys, couplers, etc. are designated as other vehicle products.
--The pantograph is compatible with PT42 made by Imon. Mounting pitch 16 x 14mm
* The image is a sample assembly photo of Hanshin 5101 type. Some parts are not installed.
( This is a machine translation. Please allow for possible misinterpretations in the text. )