Models will also be available to purchase from this website and specialist retailers. The Hitachi's will be sold in packs of 3 (motor-trailer-motor) with typically, working pantographs, DCC (installed - no sound), serialised numbers, interior lighting, power switchable between DC wheels and overhead etc.
It is anticipated that an initial run of 500 sets will take place and that demand will exceed supply.. Deposits for the models will be available if you so desire to secure your order. A downloadable PDF file will be made available shortly to facilitate the process which will then be incorporated into our database.
To download these files you must add them to your cart and complete the checkout process as you would for a normal product. On completion and verification of payment you will be provided with a download link.
We, Vic Suburban Trains have always longed to own and run Melbourne Electrical trains models which to date have not appeared on the market to our degree of modeling satisfaction. VST has taken on the challenge to manufacture the highest quality models that meet strict technical requirements for authenticity.
We realise what people want is uncompromising quality and strictly limited edition production runs.
The first model to be released is a Hitachi (commonly referred to as the ‘Silver Trains’) for Melbourne suburban electrical train network. To be produced in (HO Scale 1:87).