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Densha
On 10/10/2018 at 9:21 AM, JR 500系 said:

Can anyone help to see what is this about? Seems like some sort of a ruffle or something..

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/images/tetsu28CP.jpg

This is a campaign where you can win either the E995 series 'Smart Denchi-kun' model or an A3 poster. Not really sure how you can participate in it, but it says something about filling in a questionnaire.

 

The announcements Tomytec just put up include a couple of new cars and scenery items, but also a couple of really nice model train releases. I will highlight the models that have not been mentioned on JNS yet.

 

Kita-Hokuso Development Railway 7150 Type:

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_05.pdf

 

Fukui Tetsudou F1000 Type F1003 FUKURAM GREEN:

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_04.pdf

 

Nagano Dentetsu 3600 Series Air-Conditioned (L2 Formation):

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_03.pdf

 

Narrow Gauge 1/80 Nekoya Line Steam Locomotive + Passenger Coach or Freight Car:

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_06.pdf

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katoftw

I pre ordered the kyushu 4 bus set. Has a bus i wanted from the popendetta die cast over price version that has long been out of stock.. Plus another that will replace a popendetta version. I prefer the Tomix versions of the popendetta version. And if i wanna motorize at a later date. Tomytec is better.

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JR 500系

And just to add on to Densha's post for more Tomytec releases:

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/car/basic30.html

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/car/basic31.html

Car Collection basic set O1 and O2, featuring 4 brand new car moulds which I LOVE!

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/trailer/trailer_set09.html

Cosmo tanker truck 2-truck set

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/bus/bus078.html

The Bus Collection Thank You Sasebo City Transportation Bureau 2-bus set

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_07.pdf

The Bus Collection Phoenix-go 30th Anniversary (4 Cars Set) 

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_01.pdf

The Bus Collection Let`s Go by Bus Collection 12 Tokyo Skytree (R) Tobu Bus Central Skytree Shuttle (R) 

More of this Tobu glass roof sightseeing bus...  Too much becomes a norm...

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_09.pdf

The Railway Collection Eidan Series 5000 Chiyoda Line Un-air-conditioned Car Five Car Set A (5-Car Set) and B (5-car add-on)

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181010_02.pdf

The Railway Collection Nishi-Nippon Railroad Type 8000 `Tabito` (6-Car Set)

Very nice! But at almost 10k for a non-powered 6-car set without lights... makes me ponder

 

 

 

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disturbman

We really should have separate threads for Tomix and Tomytecs announcements and releases.

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JR 500系
Just now, disturbman said:

We really should have separate threads for Tomix and Tomytecs announcements and releases.

 

Yeah I think so too ~ But currently there is only a Tomix thread and a Tomytec bus thread... shall we open one?

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disturbman

Done.

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gavino200
6 hours ago, JR 500系 said:

And just to add on to Densha's post for more Tomytec releases:

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/car/basic30.html

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/car/basic31.html

Car Collection basic set O1 and O2, featuring 4 brand new car moulds which I LOVE!

 

I'm tempted to pre-order both of these now. But I'd prefer to buy the whole collection. Do they still set the complete sets? All I see for pre-order are the basic sets.

 

6 hours ago, JR 500系 said:

 

These are very nice. I have the Tomix Cosmo gas station and have wanted these to go with it for a long time. I have the Shell tankers but don't like that they don't match.

 

But the detail on the Tomix gas station is bad, and the stickers on mine have faded from being exposed to sunlight in a previous location. I currently have it disassembled and plan on redoing it completely with airbrush and maybe custom decals. I've been planning on turning it into a Shell station to match my tankers. I'll now have to consider keeping it as a Cosmo station, buying these tankers, and selling off my shell tankers.

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chadbag

Or keeping the Shell tankers for a road scene elsewhere on the layout...

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JR 500系
On ‎10‎/‎12‎/‎2018 at 1:07 AM, gavino200 said:

 

I'm tempted to pre-order both of these now. But I'd prefer to buy the whole collection. Do they still set the complete sets? All I see for pre-order are the basic sets.

 

 

I don't think Tomytec would do the car collection series (those 12 in a box thingy) again, since it would be so much more profitable for them to do it in a 4-car kind of sets and sell them... That said, it is good to see now that Tomytec has 4 of the new moulds and same era vehicles in a set, rather than the former 2 Showa and 2 modern type, which brings down the interest to buy the 4-car set even more... 

 

At the direction Tomytec is going, I doubt they will ever do the car collection series again... 😞

 

So I went on straight ahead and pre-ordered the O1 and O2 sets two each.. they are just to nice to miss! 

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gavino200
1 minute ago, JR 500系 said:

 

I don't think Tomytec would do the car collection series (those 12 in a box thingy) again, since it would be so much more profitable for them to do it in a 4-car kind of sets and sell them... That said, it is good to see now that Tomytec has 4 of the new moulds and same era vehicles in a set, rather than the former 2 Showa and 2 modern type, which brings down the interest to buy the 4-car set even more... 

 

At the direction Tomytec is going, I doubt they will ever do the car collection series again... 😞

 

So I went on straight ahead and pre-ordered the O1 and O2 sets two each.. they are just to nice to miss! 

 

Thanks. I ordered them both too. I figured that even if I found a 12 car set I could tolerate a few doubles 🙂

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Suica

Tomytec 04/2019 releases

 

Izuhakone Railway 3000 series Love Live! Sunshine!! train for spring 2019

 

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JR 500系

Wow that LOVE sunshine looks like a colour bomb... my eyes... 

 

Wonder if I should go with that Odakyu... 

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Gordon Werner

hopefully the Arakawa line trams will have different numbers from the Modemo ones

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JR 500系
On ‎11‎/‎16‎/‎2018 at 1:08 AM, HantuBlauLOL said:

also found Tokyo Metro 6000-1, but i'm not sure about what it means.. only sold in an event perhaps?

 

 

http://www.metocan.co.jp/news/2018/11/15/マフラータオル.pdf

 

I think it's only sold in events... 

 

On ‎11‎/‎16‎/‎2018 at 1:24 AM, Gordon Werner said:

hopefully the Arakawa line trams will have different numbers from the Modemo ones

 

I am actually glad Tomytec is doing this, so I wouldn't need to go after the expensive Modemo ones... though they do already come with a motor and directional lights...

 

 

More releases, a Seibu 101 series one man train:  

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181115_03.pdf

 

Odakyu 4000 series:

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20181115_02.pdf

(This actually confuses me, isn't the Odakyu 4000 series this train?  Or are they both 4000 series?

 

That's also a bus set, but I cant find pictures of it anywhere now... 

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1 hour ago, JR 500系 said:

This actually confuses me, isn't the Odakyu 4000 series this train?  Or are they both 4000 series?

Some companies tend to reuse numbers after the previous series are long gone. One example is the new Tokyo Metro 1000 series, which shares its series number and paint with the old 1000 series used between 1927 and 1968. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokyo_Metro_Ginza_Line The usual way to tell them apart is to say 1st or 2nd or even 3rd generation after the series number.

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Densha

I think these are new announcements.

 

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Shinto Shrine B

 

 

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JR 500系

New products scheduled for release from Tomytec:

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20190110_02.pdf

The Truck Collection Tomei Expressway All Lines Starts Service 50th Anniversary Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited Road Work Vehicle (2 Cars Set)

The Bus Collection Tomei Highway Bus 50th Anniversary (3 Cars Set)

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20190110_03.pdf

Another 'LAST run' bus, this time, The Bus Collection Gifu Bus Goodbye Mitsubishi Fuso First Generation Aero Star MP617M 

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20190110_04.pdf

The Railway Collection Hiroshima Electric Railway Type 900 #911 and #912

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/items/pdf/newitem_20190110_06.pdf

The Railway Collection Tobu Railway Series 9000 Formation 9101 Standard Five Car Set (Basic 5-Car Set & Add-on 5 car set)

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/bus/bus085.html

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/bus80/bus80_41.html

The Bus Collection Izuhakone Bus Love Live! Sunshine!! Wrapping Bus #3 in both N and HO scale 

 

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/tetsudou/3set_037.html

Finally The Railway Collection Izuhakone Railway Series 3000 (Formation 3506) Love Live! Sunshine!! [Happy Party Train] Wrapping Train (3-Car Set)

 

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1 hour ago, JR 500系 said:

https://www.tomytec.co.jp/diocolle/lineup/tetsudou/3set_037.html

Finally The Railway Collection Izuhakone Railway Series 3000 (Formation 3506) Love Live! Sunshine!! [Happy Party Train] Wrapping Train (3-Car Set)

 

 

I swore I was never going to buy another Railway Collection train and then this comes out, seriously? 

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