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  2. cmbc2008

    HandyDart

  3. downbeat

    General Route Discussion and History

    The only official detour was due to roadwork in Bowness. The Crowchild ramp closure should not have had a direct impact on Kensington Road. (The closest official detour was via Memorial.) Can’t think of anything else … unless there were unannounced road blockages due to Neighbour Day events?
  4. Imgursdownvote4love

    Future TTC Bus Orders

    It worked for ETS
  5. armorand

    General Route Discussion and History

    Crowchild construction, right?
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  7. downbeat

    Calgary Transit

    Also … why isn't Route 508 actively advertised? I mean, yes, it'll show up in apps for riders who are doing any kind of live route planning that morning. But if you're an advance planner like me, not being told ahead of time is kind of annoying.
  8. Someguy3071

    Future TTC Bus Orders

    But that's was the whole point of putting artics on 985.
  9. downbeat

    Calgary Transit

    Ah, I see Transit has posted a map of this. https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1pM8w43NSMnw94NrTLG_bAx7lw0bpTAqF&ll=51.043258127469336%2C-114.04048990000001&z=13
  10. Imgursdownvote4love

    CTrain - S200 (series 9) cars

    So are cars 2464-69 series 10?
  11. CTrainDude

    CTrain - U2 cars Retirement Watch

    All the cars up through 2030 have an asbestos board in the walls by the heater. They cut the outsides off to have the board removed.
  12. roamer

    Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)

    After doing more research, the parent company of Hometown Trolley is actually "Hometown Manufacturing" that appears to have two divisions, 1) Hometown Trolley, and 2) Hometown Coach both headquartered in Crandon, Wisconsin and the company is registered as "Double K, Inc." --go HERE for Hometown Coach information Additionally, Hometown Trolley and Hometown Coach use mostly chassis made by FCCC. FCCC (Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation) is a subsidiary of Freightliner Trucks and are both under the corporate umbrella of Daimler. The use of the FCCC chassis interests me personally because I've owned several Class A motorhomes built on FCCC chassis. They are the prominent maker of the majority of Class A diesel-pusher motorhome chassis. It appears to me that "The Streetcar" model used by HRT is built on a FCCC XB-S straight-rail diesel pusher chassis. Here's an interesting article from an old edition of National Bus Trader magazine (busmag.com) that mentions the relationship: Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation -- Filling a Need for Higher Quality Mid-Size Buses .
  13. Musiccitybusguy

    Nashville MTA

    Wego has also repainted EPA-2010 Gillig diesel bus 716, 2013 New Flyer XDE60 bus 136, and one of their Glaval para-transit buses . They have also added approximately 6 Champion LF para-transit buses (low floor) #s 026-031.
  14. Imgursdownvote4love

    YUL Bus Charters - 2019 Activities

    Is the owner on CPTDB?
  15. Imgursdownvote4love

    CTrain - U2 cars Retirement Watch

    I'm in charge of this now, aren't I. Calgary Transit Siemens/DüWag U2 retirements This post will be edited until the first retirement on the next page is reported. Green - Active Black - Unknown Status Red - Retired 1980-81: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027 1982-83: 2028 2029 2030 1983-84: 2031 2032 2033 2034 2035 2036 2037 2038 2039 2040 2041 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050 2051 2052 2053 2054 2055 2056 2057 2058 2059 2060 2061 2062 2063 2064* 2065 2066* 2067 2068 2069 2070 2071 2072 2073 2074 2075 2076 2077 2078 2079 2080* 2081 2082 2083 Total: 52 Active 34 Retired Other: 2090* 2101* 2102 *2064, 2066, and, 2080 sold to ETS for parts *2090 assembled from cars 2019 and 2027 *2101 and 2102 are ex. U2-AC demonstrators. *2101 converted to track maintenance car (Scout)
  16. 6/15/19 22-215 doing the 141 WB at Jean Talon / Pie-IX at 17h58 (got on it) 22-317 arriving on the 141 WB at St. Michel Metro around 18h10 Stinson's 22-215 makes a comeback to Anjou. Farebox is still broken on it. It was doing the 141 then the 189 according to Gerbil's site. I found it odd that St. Laurent only sent out 1 old bus out this weekend, usually there are 2 or 3 at least. iBus (via Felix's app): Legendre's 22-380 on the 211 Anjou's 22-406 returns for another stint on the 109,, 23-201 on the 64
  17. LilZebra

    Winnipeg Transit and area

    That should be in the Transit Museum!
  18. DAT_28

    TTC Orion VII Movement List

    1200, 1206, 1207, 1209 and 1224 are at Malvern
  19. Nick B

    List the airports you've used

    Adding PHX/KPHX (Phoenix) and YHZ/CYHZ (Halifax).
  20. Busfanner 19

    Regina Transit

    Proof that 638 and 644 are in the present livery
  21. Tom1122

    Have you ever rode a bus that broke down?

    Last Monday I had gone looking for TTC 3411 and checked Transsee to see it was on route 995. I went to York Mills and prepared to board the bus there. 3411 pulled in and I got on. It then broke down and went out of service.
  22. bus_7246

    TTC Orion VII Retirements

    Back to the main topic, 1585, 1667 & 1759 are parked in the south lane by the old International shop. Meanwhile, 1636 is parked with 1825, 1808 and 1787 to the north
  23. Transit geek

    Feature Photo Submissions

    The train is not the focus of the picture, it seems. If a lower third (in TV terminology) was to be superimposed upon it, it would be almost invisible, and the harbour or maybe the port behind the freight cars would become the focus. If the camera was angled lower about 10 to 20 degrees, the train would become centered in the frame and become the focus as intended.
  24. NewFlyerFan

    Brampton Transit/Züm

    617 on the 511A - 06 nova lfs 1481 on the 53/57 - 14 XDE60
  25. The 1st batch do. They cut the outer walls out of them.
  26. Transit geek

    Future TTC Bus Orders

    I am surprised the Nova doesn't have a dual trip meter. I believe New Flyer puts those on its Xcelsiors.
  27. awstott

    CTrain - U2 cars Retirement Watch

    Thought they contained asbestos? Not enough to worry about containing?
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