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1/200 Gold Shinkansen “Metal Pocket”
I recently got this Tomy Metal Pocket gold-plated Nozomi from Mercari. It was given out in a sweepstakes in 1995 and was awarded to only 200 people, meaning it’s extremely rare. Even better is that this one is still new in box.

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For those who may not have heard of Metal Pocket before, here’s a brief description of the range:
Metal Pocket was a range released by Tomy in the early-to-mid-90s and discontinued a few years later. Each pack consists of a non-motorized three-car train with the same wheel gauge as Plarail, meaning it can be used on Plarail track. The proportions are also really squished compared to Plarail.
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Thanks for the explanation of what the Metal Pockets are as I didn't know. It is a nice grab for you T-Raw.
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Yeah they’re a pretty unknown line, I didn’t know much about them until I came across this listing.
Here are some of the other models they made
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That EF200 with crane looks pretty cool. Wonder what the crane would look like being pulled behind a regular motorized engine?
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You’re right about that crane, it does look very unique. I don’t know if there are any videos of that item specifically but I do know Plarail made a very similar crane much after the discontinuation of this. Here’s a link to a video of that:

You can see it’s the same basis and almost the same colors
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awesome!! i had never heard of them before. they look along the same lines as the mcdonalds releases.
my website address has changed:
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Ah, great idea Sun that they look on a par with the McDonald Happy Meal Plarail Trains.
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@sunhuntin Ah yes, they definitely do seem similar now that you mention it
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It arrived!!!
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Nice Smile
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