Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Learn more.

Takara Tomy Maglev Model Train: Shinkansen-chan

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

It may not be as exciting as Lexus’ hoverboard, but Takara Tomy’s new Linear Liner is still pretty neat. Based on Central Japan Railway’s L0 Series trains, this model train also uses magnetic levitation to zip along its track.

linear_liner_maglev_model_train_by_takara_tomy_1zoom in

linear_liner_maglev_model_train_by_takara_tomy_2zoom in

The 9.9″ long train floats 2mm above the track and has a top speed of 4.3 mph, the equivalent of 310 mph for a life-size train.

You can pre-order the Linear Liner from Hobby Link Japan for ~$290 (USD).

[via Cool Things]



Vincent the Vegetable Vampire

Vincent the Vegetable Vampire

Making a See-through Computer Screen

Making a See-through Computer Screen

MANK (Trailer)

MANK (Trailer)

Advertisement
Ford Mustang GT Performance Pack 2 Discontinued

Ford Mustang GT Performance Pack 2 Discontinued

2021 Porsche Panamera Lineup Topped by Turbo S E-Hybrid

2021 Porsche Panamera Lineup Topped by Turbo S E-Hybrid

Concepts from Future Past: 1970 Holden Torana GTR-X

Concepts from Future Past: 1970 Holden Torana GTR-X

Advertisement