4.4 Trains

4.4.1 Japan


Screen dump of the driver's view Picture of a class 8000 electric multiple unit
Keio Electric Railway Co, Ltd. class 8000 EMU. The train consists of 10 cars, of which 6 cars are motorized. Photorealistic driver's stand with digital and modern analogue speedometer, manometer (pressure gauge), clock on the driver's MFD and pilot lamp.
# of veh.:
Total length:
Ca. 205 m 
Total weight:
Traction pwr:
3600 kW 
Max load:
1 518 pax.
Power source:
Overhead wire 1.5 kV DC
Max velocity:
120 km/h  
Safety systems in BVE:
Ca. 1992
Minatono minatono@hotmail.com
Keio line 
 Works with OpenBVE:
Known problems:
The definition files for the train class 8000 are not entirely adapted to use of western characters. It can be fixed by replacing 2 files.

The file panel.cfg in the directories LegacyContent\Train\Ko8000 and LegacyContent\Train\Ko8000s should be replaced with new versions of the panel files. The new versions are available for download from this website below.

Vehicle description:
Pictures of and inside class 8000 (text in Japanese)
Download from:
This train is bundled with the Keio line, express alternatives
To download from this website:
Corrected Panel.cfg file for the Ko8000 alternative of this train. Corrected Panel.cfg file for the Ko8000s alternative of this train
Last update of this directory entry:

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