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New release of ST011-1 "Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama Starter Set"! NEW!

We will release SG005-1 "Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama" as a new Z Shorty series.
We would like to explain what is Z Shorty and SG005-1 "Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama" .

【What is Z Shorty ?】
The Z Shorty is a kinds of Z-gauge standard car that can make run on a smallest track layout.
Layout size is almost half size of A4 paper.
Smallest oval track size is approx. 160mm X 110mm by L55mm and R45-45deg tracks.

It has same Z gauge standard car body except shorten car body length.  
Dummy chassis are set under each car body.
This is cute display model and make run on Z gauge standard tracks once changed to powered chassis from dummy chassis.
Those products are released from Rokuhan.

【Z Shorty Product Specifications】
The body length is almost half size of original Z scale car, but it has hi detail design. 
Any Shorty body can be set on powered chassis or trailer chassis (both sold separately)
They can make run on standard Z gauge tracks.

【What is Series 0 Shinkansen ?】
Series 0 Shinkansen is the first Shinkansen train which started regular operation in 1964.
This is the first train in the world to exceed max. speed over 200 km/h in regular operation.
Series 0 Shinkansen gave much impact for development of high-speed trains in other countries. 
Especially for the TGV in France and the ICE in Germany.

Series 0 Shinkansen was no longer in operation.
However, this is most important historically significant trains in the world.
So, they are stored in some Japanese railway museum, also in U.K. and Taiwan.

ROKUHAN Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama is produced based on Yk8 formation. 
Smaller windows are shown on the side of body.
Yk8 formation is taken in Kodama No.473 which is the last regular operation at 
Tokaidou Shinkansen Line on 18/SEP/1999.

【SG005-1 Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama Starter Set】JP¥9,350/pack
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【SG005-1 contents】
Z Shorty Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama 3 car x 1 set
Powered chassis Shinkansen type x 1pc
Trailer chassis Shinkansen type x 2pcs
Straight track L110mm    x 2pcs
Curved track R45-45deg x 8pcs
Z Shorty short rerailer      x 1pc
Z Shorty Train controller RC-004  x 1pc

【Z Shorty Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama Starter Set  Product Specifications】
This is starter set and included necessary products to play Z Shorty in one box.
SG005-1 included oval layout tracks that are curved track R45-45deg and straight track L110.
The controller RC-004 operated by two AA(LR6) alkaline batteries (sold separately).
Extension layout plans are shown in instruction manual sheet.

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ROKUHAN will release ST011-1 Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama on this winter.
Please take contact with your local distributor to make a reservation.

The products shown in the images are all taken from prototypes.
Please note that the actual product may differ slightly.
ST011-1 ROKUHAN Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama is approved by Central Japan Railway Company.

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September 18, 2021  |  Permalink  |  TOP

New release of ST011-2 "Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari"! NEW!

We will release ST011-2 "Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari" as a new Z Shorty series.
We would like to explain what is Z Shorty and ST011-2 "Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari" .

【What is Z Shorty ?】
The Z Shorty is a kinds of Z-gauge standard car that can make run on a smallest track layout
Layout size is almost half size of A4 paper.
Smallest oval track size is approx. 160mm X 110mm by L55mm and R45-45deg tracks.

It has same Z gauge standard car body except shorten car body length.  
Dummy chassis are set under each car body.
This is cute display model and make run on Z gauge standard tracks once changed to powered chassis from dummy chassis.
Those products are released from Rokuhan.

【Z Shorty Product Specifications】
The body length is almost half size of original Z scale car, but it has hi detail design. 
Any Shorty body can be set on powered chassis or trailer chassis (both sold separately)
They can make run on standard Z gauge tracks.

【What is Series 0 Shinkansen ?】
Series 0 Shinkansen is the first Shinkansen train which started regular operation in 1964.
This is the first train in the world to exceed max. speed over 200 km/h in regular operation.
Series 0 Shinkansen gave much impact for development of high-speed trains in other countries, 
Especially for the TGV in France and the ICE in Germany.

Series 0 Shinkansen was no longer in operation.
However, this is most important historically significant trains in the world.
So, they are stored in some Japanese railway museum, also in U.K. and Taiwan.

The "West Hikari" was born under the competition with airplanes as how fast transport
passenger on safely.
Body exterior color was changed to pearl white color from ivory color and added narrow blue
stripe under windows flame.

【ST011-2 Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari】JP¥2,178/pack
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【Z Shorty Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari 3-Car Set  Product Specifications】

ROKUHAN West Hikari is produced based on the train that operated as Sk25 formation
until year 2000.

ST011-2 Intermediate body can be set on SA002-1 powered chassis (sold separately)
  and Front/Rear body can be set on SA004-1 trailer chassis (sold separately)
Pantograph is made of etched metal plate and can be set position as up or down.
Front/Rear cover can be taken out and connect with other Z cars by draw bar.

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ROKUHAN will release ST011-2 Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari on this winter.
Please take contact with your local distributor to make a reservation.

The products shown in the images are all taken from prototypes.
 Please note that the actual product may differ slightly.
ST011-2 ROKUHAN Series 0 Shinkansen West Hikari is approved by West Japan Railway Company.

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September 18, 2021  |  Permalink  |  TOP

New release of ST011-1 "Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama"! NEW!

We will release ST011-1 "Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama" as a new Z Shorty series.
We would like to explain what is Z Shorty and ST011-1 "Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama" .

【What is Z Shorty ?】
The Z Shorty is a kinds of Z-gauge standard car that can make run on a smallest track layout.
Layout size is almost half size of A4 paper.
Smallest oval track size is approx. 160mm X 110mm by L55mm and R45-45deg tracks.

It has same Z gauge standard car body except shorten car body length.  
Dummy chassis are set under each car body.
This is cute display model and make run on Z gauge standard tracks once changed to powered chassis from dummy chassis.
Those products are released from Rokuhan.

【Z Shorty Product Specifications】
The body length is almost half size of original Z scale car, but it has hi detail design. 
Any Shorty body can be set on powered chassis or trailer chassis (both sold separately)
They can make run on standard Z gauge tracks.

【What is Series 0 Shinkansen ?】
Series 0 Shinkansen is the first Shinkansen train which started regular operation in 1964.
This is the first train in the world to exceed max. speed over 200 km/h in regular operation.
Series 0 Shinkansen gave much impact for development of high-speed trains in other countries, 
Especially for the TGV in France and the ICE in Germany.

Series 0 Shinkansen was no longer in operation.
However, this is most important historically significant trains in the world.
So, they are stored in some Japanese railway museum, also in U.K. and Taiwan.

ROKUHAN Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama is produced based on Yk8 formation. 
Smaller windows are shown on the side of body.
Yk8 formation is taken in Kodama No.473 which is the last regular operation at 
Tokaidou Shinkansen Line on 18/SEP/1999.

【ST011-1 Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama】JP¥2,178/pack
0kkodkihon.jpg

【Z Shorty Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama 3-Car Set  Product Specifications】

ST011-1 Intermediate body can be set on SA002-1 powered chassis (sold separately)
  and Front/Rear body can be set on SA004-1 trailer chassis (sold separately)
Pantograph is made of etched metal plate and can be set position as up or down.
Front/Rear cover can be taken out and connect with other Z cars by draw bar.

0kkodasobi.jpg

ROKUHAN will release ST011-1 Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama on this winter.
Please take contact with your local distributor to make a reservation.

The products shown in the images are all taken from prototypes.
 Please note that the actual product may differ slightly.
ST011-1 ROKUHAN Series 0 Shinkansen Kodama is approved by Central Japan Railway Company.

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September 18, 2021  |  Permalink  |  TOP

New release of ST012-1 "EMD F7 ATSF"&ST012-2 "EMD F7 NEW YORK CENTRAL"!

Thank you for your continued interest in Rokuhan products!

In this issue, we will introduce a of the EMD F7.
For the first time in the Z Shorty series, we are releasing a train that was used outside of Japan.

What is EMD F7?
EMD F7 is Diesel-electric locomotive and produced between February 1949 and December 1953.
F7 is most successful locomotive in EMD F series.
Although originally promoted by EMD as a freight-hauling unit, the F7 was also used in passenger service hauling and some F7 still work for some special event cars.
There are various color variations due to the different railroad companies they belong to.
ATSF F7 is called as "Warbonnet" which is reminiscent of a Native American ceremonial headdress.
NYC F7 is called "Lightning Stripe" because it is painted in varying shade of gray with thin white stripe, reminiscent of lightning.

【ST012-1 EMD F7 ATSF】 JPY 2,068 (including tax) JPY1,880(excluding tax)
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【ST012-2 EMD F7 NEW YORK CENTRAL】 JPY 2,068 (including tax) JPY1,880(excluding tax)
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【Z Shorty EMD F7 Product Specifications
Included 2 draw bar(long) for connect 2 dummy chassis.
Body shell can be detached from dummy chassis.
Make deformed shorty body, windows layout.
Can be set body shell on SA001-1motor Chassis and SA003-1 trailer chassis.
Make them run on ROKUHAN track layout.

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We will start delivery of ST012-1&ST012-2 in Autumn of 2021.
Please make reservation for our products of your Rokuhan hobby retailer.

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July 1, 2021  |  Permalink  |  TOP

New release of T030-3 "485 LIMITED EXPRESS NICHIRIN RED EXPRESS 6 CARS SET"!

Thank you for your continued interest in Rokuhan products!

In this issue, we will introduce a new variation of the 485 limited express.
This car was used in the Kyushu region of Japan.

T030-3 【485 LIMITED EXPRESS "NICHIRIN" RED EXPRESS 6 CARS SET】
Preliminary price : JPY 25,800 (excluding tax)

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【Formation】
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KUHA 481-39・MOHA 485-200・MOHA484-302・MOHA485-165・MOHA484-267・KURO481-104

【What is 485 limited express "NICHIRIN" RED EXPRESS?】
485 type cars were debuted on Oct.1968 by J.N.R.
JR KYUSYU made repaint 485 Type by red color. Then this is called "RED EXPRESS" .
The "Nichirin(日輪 / にちりん)" is an old Japanese word for the sun.
The name "Nichirin" is still used today as the name of an express train operating in the Kyushu region.

【T030-3 Specification】
*It can run R95 curved track.
*Bonnet shaped front and end car.
*Front and end care has head light, tail light and head mark.
*They can automatically light ON according to the direction of travel.
*Included another head mark cover for replacement.
*Included consumer assemble electrostatic and radio antennas.
*Pantograph part is made from metal material.
*A030 For Shinkansen Front ca is fit for front/end cars. (Required 1pc/car)
*A009 Room Light Type A is fit for middle cars. (Required 1pc/car)
*A059 DCC decoder can be used for all cars. (Required 1pc/car)

We will start delivery of T030-3 in First half of 2021.
Please make reservation for our products of your Rokuhan hobby retailer.

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October 3, 2020  |  Permalink  |  TOP

Notice of temporary closure of ROKUHAN Tokyo Showroom

Dear customer, ROKUHAN Tokyo Showroom will close following date
because of Corona virus measures.

16/MAY/2020 (Sat.)
17/MAY/2020 (Sun.)

Sorry to inconvenience mater for all of customers.
Please understand this situation.
And we will let customer to know future Showroom information.

Thanks and Best Regards.

Toytec Corporation
ROKUHAN Division.

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May 14, 2020  |  Permalink  |  TOP

Notice of ROKUHAN Tochigi Head Office Close (Golden Week Holiday)

Notice of ROKUHAN Tochigi Head Office Close (Golden Week Holiday)

ROKUHAN Tochigi Head Office will close 03/MAY/2020 to 06/MAY/2020
ROKUHAN Tochigi Head Office will resume work from 07/MAY/2020

ROKUHAN Tokyo shop still continue to keep close because of COVID19.
We will let consumer to know onse COVID19 sitiation is turned around.

Please understand.

Toytec Corporation
ROKUHAN Division

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April 30, 2020  |  Permalink  |  TOP

Notice of temporary closure of ROKUHAN Tochigi and Tokyo Showroom

Dear Customer,

Thank you for interests in Rokuhan products. ROKUHAN Tochigi and Tokyo Showroom will be closed following date due to the expansion of the target of emergency situations by covid-19 nationwide.

20(Mon.)April ~ 6(Wed)May    (Depending on the situation, it could be extended) 

We will inform the business ability after May 7 as soon as it is decided on our website, Facebook, and Twitter. Sorry for the inconvenience matter for all of customers. Please understand this situation.

We hope this situation gets better.


<Notice of mail order and support delay.>

It may take longer than usual to reply to the online shop, support phone and email.


Thanks and Best regards,

Toytec Corporation

ROKUHAN Division



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April 17, 2020  |  Permalink  |  TOP