Models coming

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Re: Models coming

Post by mjenderby » 28 Sep 2018, 07:31

We're the KF60s ever seen on the mainline? e.g. going for repair/transfer or were they always confined to industrial sites?

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Post by Nancha95 » 28 Sep 2018, 20:58

On my recent China trip three weeks ago, travelling from Harbin to Hendaohezi (Mudanjiang), I saw a massive ballast train of at least twenty KF60's behind a DF8. Unfortunately, I was not able to take a photo. The cars had no China Railway marks, so I guess, they belong to a construction company of the new highspeed line Harbin - Mudanjiang.

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Re: Models coming

Post by mjenderby » 29 Sep 2018, 07:08

Ralph

Thanks. Looks like a purchase is in order but perhaps not 20!
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Post by rinlam309 » 29 Jan 2019, 03:47

CMR 8G locomotives coming soon

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Re: Models coming

Post by DongFeng7 » 01 Feb 2019, 20:00

Beautiful, but will these be remotely affordable. It seems Chinese model railways are becoming more and more expensive.

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Re: Models coming

Post by petit panda » 02 Feb 2019, 20:34

I was recently told by Hong Kong hobby shops' owners that Chinese manufacturers changed their distribution policy and are prioritizing their internet shops. They are now asking street retailers to order a minimum quantity of 100 or so for a single model and are offering a very limited price discount versus their internet shops.

I thank Rinlam to update frequently the ChinaRail community about the new releases of Chinese train models but the owner of this internet model train shop must know that the price asked for the models on sale is now prohibitive for most of Western buyers.
I don't expect a sale price similar to Taobao internet shops but certainly not a x2 pricing.

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Re: Models coming

Post by mjenderby » 03 Feb 2019, 11:56

... not to mention import costs 🙁 I wonder who the main market is. Presumably, there's enough Chinese collectors as I can't imagine the local toy train market or the Western market is that big.

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Re: Models coming

Post by roco » 17 Feb 2019, 21:09

To bad for the modelshops in Hong Kong this policy .
Only blue ones ?

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