■The EF61 is a DC class electric locomotive for passenger use, which was completed in 1961. Its main feature is that it is longer than the EF60 and EF65 because it is equipped with a steam generator (SG) for heating and water/fuel tanks. It is famous for double heading trains operated by EF61s and EF58s.
◆It is ideal as a towing machine for the <10-899/1724 Mail and Baggage Train "Tokaido-Sanyo" 6-Car Set A/B>.
②The power unit with flywheel provides stable running.
③Arnold couplers are standard equipment. Knuckle couplers are included for replacement.
④Selectable number plates: "4", "9", "11", and "16"; selectable manufacturer's plates: "Kawasaki" and "Toyo Denki/Kisha Kaisha".
⑤Head lights can be lit.