(3070-2) EF56 1st Edition ※Equipped with a new slotless motor
Normal Price : ¥ 8,100 JPY
¥ 6,075 JPY
Item Code： KATO 3070-2
Package volume : 150
EF56 1st Edition
The EF56 was born in 1937 and has a heroic style with front and rear decks.It is a passenger direct current electric locomotive that, along with the EF57, represents the prewar Japanese National Railways. It was the first electric locomotive to be equipped with a steam generator (commonly known as SG) for passenger car heating, eliminating the need for a heating car connection. Among the 12 EF56 cars manufactured, the primary type (1 to 7) is characterized by a rounded welded body, and in its later years was seen active on the Tohoku Main Line.
Combined with the 10-898 mail/baggage train
This product uses a slotless motor in the power unit, allowing you to enjoy smoother and quieter running performance. Also, the front wheel will be changed to a wheel without spokes.
◆ Equipped with a newly developed slotless motor as standard
By adopting a newly developed slotless motor, it demonstrates smoother and quieter running performance than existing motors.