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Scorching Phobos 2 Icon Shop Maglev
Scorching Phobos
Type Icon Shop Maglev (Maglev)
Power 40 Icon Power
Tax 960 U-235
Dispatch XP 954 XP
Set Scorching Maglev (+2150%)
OCU Required
Offer Information
Offer Type Offer Date Cost Buy XP Level Restrictions
Limited gem offer Gem Offer 16 Aug 2019 Bonus locomotive, included with a 72-hours Gem Offer.
Other Information
This locomotive uses the same graphic as the Scorching Phobos 1, Scorching Phobos 3, Scorching Phobos 4.
Maglev is a system of transportation that uses magnetic levitation to suspend, guide and propel vehicles rather than using mechanical methods. Maglev transport is a means of flying a vehicle or object along a guideway by using magnets to create both lift and thrust, only a few inches above the guideway surface. The non-reliance on friction means that acceleration and deceleration can far surpass that of existing forms of transport. The power needed for levitation is not a particularly large percentage of the overall energy consumption, most of the power used is needed to overcome air resistance, as with any other high-speed form of transport.
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