This is a pretty rare Kato #10706 Flying Hamburger two car diesel rail car set in the gorgeous purple and cream livery of the SWDE (Southwest German) Railway. Road #877a and #877b. I bought this set new and didn't use it, has maybe 15 minutes track time. It is in perfect cosmetic and perfect mechanical condition. Outstanding paint and decals- no wear at all to the shells, couplers perfect, no damage, scratches, etc. nothing broken or missing, etc. Runs remarkably smooth and slow, with directional red and white lighting. Has all the detail parts still on their sprue, and the special bumpers which are often lost on these units. Really, really cool, and now extremely hard to find. Extremely s light wheel marks. Also, the original packaging is excellent and complete, and instructions. Super nice little rail set, and impossible to find. A bargain at the opening price, which is exactly what I paid for it, marked down from $160.Insurance is required and included in the S&H on this item.
This lot is being sold to thin/liquidate my HUGE collection of N scale model trains. I bought much of it on ebay, so I know from experience that "untested" often means "couldn't get it to work, so I'll call it untested" and "nothing appears missing or broken" means "from 3 feet away" and other such "RUNS GREAT-HUGE DETAIL" nons... read more