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by DutchRailnut
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)
Topic: LIRR MU Train Horns
Replies: 7
Views: 558

Re: LIRR MU Train Horns

M-3 does not have a solenoid it has Brass Wabco air button

M-7 and M-9 have standard Wabco Horn valve

all 3 can be feathered.
by DutchRailnut
Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: New England Railfan
Topic: Boston Surface Railroad: Worcester-Providence Commuter Rail
Replies: 499
Views: 101917

Re: Boston Surface Railroad: Worcester-Providence Commuter Rail

Purchase what ?? from a scammer who is technically out of business ?? and by selling bonds commiting a crime ?
by DutchRailnut
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: MTA Metro-North Railroad and CtDOT Passenger Rail
Topic: MTA #5039 FL9 photo
Replies: 5
Views: 343

Re: MTA #5039 FL9 photo

5039-5024 danbury 1983.jpg
by DutchRailnut
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: MTA Metro-North Railroad and CtDOT Passenger Rail
Topic: MTA #5039 FL9 photo
Replies: 5
Views: 343

Re: MTA #5039 FL9 photo

only few units were done by GE in Hornell.
5020-5024-5031-5039-5043-5044-5048
by DutchRailnut
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Worldwide Railfan
Topic: German Vossloh sells Locomotive business to China's CRRC
Replies: 0
Views: 94

German Vossloh sells Locomotive business to China's CRRC

https://railcolornews.com/2019/08/26/de-vossloh-sells-its-locomotive-business-to-crrc/ day’s press statement from Vossloh: Today, Vossloh AG signed a contract for the sale of its Locomotives business unit, currently reported as discontinued operations, to CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd., Zhuzhou, ...
by DutchRailnut
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Amtrak
Topic: Amtrak Empire Service (New York State)
Replies: 2811
Views: 73866

Re: Amtrak Empire Service (New York State)

Think both Amtrak and NYDOT learn their lessons with turbo liners .
by DutchRailnut
Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: MTA Metro-North Railroad and CtDOT Passenger Rail
Topic: Metro-North Hudson Line Electrification
Replies: 64
Views: 21062

Re: Metro-North Hudson Line Electrification

Betya commercial power might be more polluting than newer generation diesels.
natives are really not looking favorable at sight pollution with poles and wires and 12,5 KV hanging within 18 feet of ground .
by DutchRailnut
Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion - Passenger Rail
Topic: Privately Run Montreal - New York Overnight Service via CP and Amtrak
Replies: 16
Views: 1221

Re: Privately Run Montreal - New York Overnight Service via CP and Amtrak

before everyone gets a woody , keep in mind , no railroad has to let others use their tracks other than Amtrak .
by DutchRailnut
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)
Topic: As seen in Nebraska
Replies: 6
Views: 728

Re: As seen in Nebraska

the M-9's ARE build in Nebraska even the car bodies, yonkers only does warranty works , the Kawasaki plant has a test track with third rail.
yes picture shows pre production cars made in Japan .
by DutchRailnut
Sat Aug 17, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Amtrak
Topic: Why do trains spend so long stopped in Washington?
Replies: 48
Views: 2725

Re: Why do trains spend so long stopped in Washington?

These days the Blue flag/law is strictly enforced so for each move the tower or dispatcher has to lock out track , blue lights applied etc then again and again and again.

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