56k- Exclusive- MTA SubStation Tour w/ OHNY

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FamousNYLover
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56k- Exclusive- MTA SubStation Tour w/ OHNY

Post by FamousNYLover »

I like to share MTA SubStation No. #13 which was part of Open House New York Weekend.
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1st OHNY- (MTA) SubStation #13 (IRT SubStation)
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(NYCT) employees getting ready for OHNY
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Back to SubStation. According OHNY Brochure, it was maxium 25 people per but they extend to 35 people b/c of powerful tour. Here are shots of OHNY-ers! Another Japanese guest joined me. They only had 11am and 1pm tour. We came early b/c Transit Museum calender was stated 10am.
Tour started 30 minutes early.
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Interior of SubStation
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Enjoy it!

madcrow
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Re: 56k- Exclusive- MTA SubStation Tour w/ OHNY

Post by madcrow »

Is that rotary converter still in use or was it just too big to be moved when the MTA switched to some more modern method of current conversion?

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