4.6 Streetcars

4.6.1 Japan


Screen dump of the driver's view Picture of a class 800 streetcar
Nagoya Railroad Co, Ltd. (a.k.a. Meitetsu) class 800 electric streetcar. This streetcar class is of the low floor type where the step height is only 38 cm to make the ride easier for passengers with disabilities. As this streetcar class is used also on the Kakamigahara line, it can run on 1500 V DC and not only on 600 V as most streetcars. Realistic driver's stand with speedometer, manometer (pressure gauge) and pilot lamp.
# of veh.:
Total length:
14 m 
Total weight:
21 t 
Traction pwr:
120 kW 
Max load:
Ca. 72 pax.
Power source:
Overhead wire 600 or 1500 V DC
Max velocity:
Safety systems in BVE:
Kaede Shiisugi
Minomachi line 
 Works with OpenBVE:
Known problems:
Vehicle description:
Pictures of and inside class 800 (text in Japanese)

Some 40 pictures of class 800 (text in Japanese, click the links for pictures)

Many picture of the interior of class 800 (text in Japanese)

Download from:
The creator's web site has disappeared from the Internet a couple of years ago.
To download from this website:
OpenBVE train package ver.
The code of this tram/streetcar has been adapted to load without errors and warnings in OpenBVE. The graphical and physical experiences are however not changed from Kaede Shiisugi's original work.
Last update of this directory entry:

This is search 306057 in the vehicle directory

The HTML code of this webpage is validated as valid HTML5 The CSS-code for this webpage is validated as valid CSS This webpage is, to my best ability, made accessible for visitors with disabilities © Patrick Norqvist e-mail
Last changed: 2023-Jun-24
This webpage is created with Notepad The web server is running Apache