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Biden and Wabtec
by John_Perkowski  -   - In: General Discussion: Locomotives, Rolling Stock, and Equipment
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Content Creators Wanted!
by gprimr1  -   - In: News, Announcements, FAQ and Help
0 Replies 
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Western Wild Fires
by GWoodle  -   - In: General Discussion - Passenger Rail
6 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
California Commuter & Transit Forum Rules
by lensovet  - 
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 by lensovet
 
RAILROAD.NET Forum Rules/Legal/Terms of Service
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 by John_Perkowski
 
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Traveling to LA/San Diego. Picture information please.
by Rail Boy  - 
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SCAX: no more CUMBRES ?
by ExCon90  - 
0 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
Caltrain "Baby Bullets"
by subway41  - 
2 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
San Diego Trolley Ride During Comic Con '09
by tabcourt  - 
7 Replies 
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 by neroden
 
MUNI Vintage Streetcar Wreck 8/3
by atsf sp  - 
1 Replies 
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MUNI collision at West Portal - 7/18
by jwhite07  - 
9 Replies 
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 by Adams_Umass_Boston
 
Niles Canyon
by kevikens  - 
0 Replies 
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Major NYT piece on Cal HSR Plans
by icgsteve  - 
26 Replies 
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Update on the Metrolink Crash
by WSH  - 
26 Replies 
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 by DutchRailnut
 
New BART car plans finally out (for 2 months)
by Fan Railer  - 
3 Replies 
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 by lpetrich
 
caltrain VRE leased cars..
by superbad  - 
1 Replies 
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 by DutchRailnut
 
2 BRAND NEW! Metrolink F59PH
by farmerjohn  - 
10 Replies 
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 by Penn Central
 
A Few Memorial Day Photos
by fjcaron  - 
2 Replies 
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 by mexico-fg
 
Leased Comet coaches to Metrolink
by superbad  - 
8 Replies 
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 by Spokker
 
SP in Chatsworth CA
by drewh  - 
6 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
MP-36s how are they running?
by CNW5022-A519  - 
12 Replies 
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 by doepack
 
Railfanning Caltrain by train
by ST214  - 
15 Replies 
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AT&SF Routing in Pasadena
by transit man  - 
3 Replies 
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 by timz
 
Altamont Press Timetables
by transit man  - 
6 Replies 
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 by railohio
 
Metrolink MPI unit
by uhaul  - 
17 Replies 
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 by jz441
 
Metrolink Crash in Chatsworth, CA - 9/12/08
by Frozen  - 
566 Replies 
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 by Otto Vondrak
 
Those high level platforms...
by WRMcI  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Disney Guy
 
Santa Claus Comes to The Coaster December 6th 2008
by coasterengineer  - 
1 Replies 
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 by pennsy
 
Looks like lots of transit propositions passed
by neroden  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Spokker
 
What kind of HEP in Coaster F40PHs?
by mbta1051dan  - 
7 Replies 
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 by coasterengineer
 
Positive Train Control Implementation Plan
by ecouter  - 
6 Replies 
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 by jb9152
 
Metrolink F59PHI horn location
by mountie17  - 
2 Replies 
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 by mountie17
 
movie filmed in LA Metro in danger
by mattster  - 
3 Replies 
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 by lumpum
 
Pacific Electric #1510 Motor Power Car?
by nydepot  - 
5 Replies 
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 by FCP503
 
Bakersfield-to-LA geography and railroads
by bellstbarn  - 
4 Replies 
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 by gprimr1
 
LA workers swap cars for subway
by Dangerous-Boy  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Dangerous-Boy
 
Sprinter Train Now Operational In San Diego North County
by SURGEAHOLIC  - 
2 Replies 
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 by pdman
 
Rail Fanning in San Francisco
by scoopernicus_in_Maine  - 
16 Replies 
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 by scoopernicus_in_Maine
 
Metrolink's ex Amtrak F40s
by Tom6921  - 
7 Replies 
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 by farmerjohn
 
Caltrans Boise Budds
by GP40MC1118  - 
0 Replies 
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 by GP40MC1118
 
San Diego, the forgotten trolley success story
by kaiserworks  - 
15 Replies 
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 by Head-end View
 
The Metrolink Iron Triangle: Ticket Question
by Spokker  - 
4 Replies 
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 by farmerjohn
 
San Diego Sprinter DMU's
by kaiserworks  - 
2 Replies 
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 by kaiserworks
 
Sprinter delay (San Diego)
by SURGEAHOLIC  - 
0 Replies 
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 by SURGEAHOLIC
 
Budd SPV in SF Caltrain yard
by E-44  - 
4 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
Metrolink cab car hits automobile in Burbank
by Irish Chieftain  - 
2 Replies 
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 by uhaul
 
Sprinter train opens next week for VIP trip
by SURGEAHOLIC  - 
1 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
BART and LA Subway computers
by rail10  - 
2 Replies 
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 by rail10
 
Metrolink on Pacific Electric tracks
by erielackawanna  - 
4 Replies 
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 by pennsy
 
Metrolink has offered 4 SD60's for sale
by DutchRailnut  - 
8 Replies 
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 by Jtgshu
 
San Francisco ponders congestion pricing
by Alco83  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Alco83
 
Bay Area Yards
by kevikens  - 
4 Replies 
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 by kevikens
 
Caltrain Millbrae question
by modorney  - 
1 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
filming on BART
by aocon  - 
5 Replies 
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 by transitteen
 
LACMTA is proposing fare gates and distance based fares
by Easy  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Easy
 
California commuter expansion projects?
by NJTRailfan  - 
7 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal
by LI Loco  - 
11 Replies 
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 by Easy
 
conductors in bart and la subway
by rail10  - 
6 Replies 
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 by Easy
 
BART
by farmerjohn  - 
2 Replies 
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 by farmerjohn
 
Request for commuter agency inter-station mileage
by dmclement  - 
1 Replies 
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 by timz
 
Caltrain kicks off paying passenger due to internal problems
by lensovet  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Nasadowsk
 
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose rail transit - confusion!
by CHIP72  - 
3 Replies 
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 by CHIP72
 
Who knows Northern Bay area transportation that well?
by farmerjohn  - 
1 Replies 
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 by modorney
 
Today's use of public transportation
by harryguy082589  - 
3 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
New Muni Line
by kevikens  - 
1 Replies 
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 by jwhite07
 
Federal Railroad Administion (FRA) car on Caltrain property
by aocon  - 
3 Replies 
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 by DutchRailnut
 
BART fare system
by rail10  - 
11 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
los angeles subway signals
by rail10  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
Metrolink Trainset #300?
by farmerjohn  - 
6 Replies 
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 by farmerjohn
 
40 Minutes - Caltrain 4th & King - San Francisco, CA.
by fjcaron  - 
5 Replies 
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 by MACTRAXX
 
freight on the SF San Jose route
by kevikens  - 
2 Replies 
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 by Alloy
 
BART third rail voltage
by rail10  - 
5 Replies 
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 by pennsy
 
question about the Capital Corridor Route
by alex45  - 
3 Replies 
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 by alex45
 
Expand forum to cover all California Commuter & Transit?
by Otto Vondrak  - 
4 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
Caltrain Track Maps
by busgrouches  - 
2 Replies 
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 by timz
 
San Francisco historic PCC's restricted from N Line?
by Septaman113  - 
2 Replies 
 2661 Views
 by jwhite07
 
Oakland area info please
by truman  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Septaman113
 
San Francisco trip
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
15 Replies 
 6993 Views
 by Septaman113
 
SJ Mercury Article on Caltrans Holiday Train
by umtrr-author  - 
0 Replies 
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 by umtrr-author
 
Photos: San Francisco Cable Cars
by LandDownUnder  - 
2 Replies 
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 by kevikens
 
End of Line Cable Car Line Lights.
by 3rdrail  - 
0 Replies 
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 by 3rdrail
 
LA - House lifts tunneling ban on Red Line extension
by BigRock  - 
2 Replies 
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 by KANDYMAN
 
California to cut greenhouse gases, improve transit
by themallard  - 
6 Replies 
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 by modorney
 
Anything going on in west Richmond, CA?
by lensovet  - 
7 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
BART and Capitol Corridor to test wireless Internet
by themallard  - 
1 Replies 
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 by lensovet
 
Stockton for Railfanning
by kevikens  - 
2 Replies 
 2537 Views
 by njtmnrrbuff
 
New lights/indicators on BART cars
by octr202  - 
3 Replies 
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 by octr202
 
Caltrain Drinktrain
by Jersey Jeff  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Jersey Jeff
 
Caltrain poetry contest...
by doepack  - 
1 Replies 
 2205 Views
 by fjcaron
 
Caltrain equipment cycles
by Supaned  - 
1 Replies 
 2223 Views
 by fjcaron
 
Possible to decomputerize BART?
by rail10  - 
2 Replies 
 2816 Views
 by Phil Hom
 
Connex and Metrolink
by jg greenwood  - 
2 Replies 
 3162 Views
 by pennsy
 
BART and Muni power failure backup systems?
by rail10  - 
0 Replies 
 1890 Views
 by rail10
 
emergency evacuation
by rail10  - 
0 Replies 
 1912 Views
 by rail10
 
Riding BART similar to DC Metro?
by rail10  - 
9 Replies 
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 by Tadman
 
BART work train caboose(s)?
by caboose9  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Alloy
 
San Diego Light Rail accessibility
by trigonalmayhem  - 
12 Replies 
 5434 Views
 by San Diego Transit
 
Late Night Owls
by modorney  - 
3 Replies 
 2971 Views
 by Alloy
 
Muni on TV
by kevikens  - 
1 Replies 
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 by pdxstreetcar
 
help with transit services
by orangeline  - 
2 Replies 
 2575 Views
 by kevikens
 
Caltrain - Reverse Running at Millbrae
by modorney  - 
4 Replies 
 3209 Views
 by fjcaron
 
Directions please
by springer02  - 
5 Replies 
 3513 Views
 by timz
 
East-cost phoenomenon reaches the west coast!!!
by Palal12  - 
6 Replies 
 3921 Views
 by fjcaron
 
Thoughts on the MP36's...
by doepack  - 
6 Replies 
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 by fjcaron
 
High Speed Rail for CA?
by F40  - 
2 Replies 
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 by transitteen