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#1 MARC Rider

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Posted 20 March 2018 - 02:16 PM

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The locomotive doesn't appear to be in compliance with EPA Tier 4 emissions requirements.  Fortunately for the railroad involved, it's running in Kazakhstan where EPA regs don't apply.


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 11:15 AM

Is it certified for 110?

 

It kind of reminds me of the 60's rocket/jet pack (well, fuel I suppose) experiments here and in France, where they had a pretty sci-fi looking jet train.


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 12:14 PM

https://www.gettyima...ure-id845170640

 

The locomotive doesn't appear to be in compliance with EPA Tier 4 emissions requirements.  Fortunately for the railroad involved, it's running in Kazakhstan where EPA regs don't apply.

EPA? What's that? :P

 

You should see some of the Alco WDM-2 and derivative smokers that run around in India. Fortunately many of them are slated to be converted to pure electrics and the rest scrapped.


Edited by jis, 21 March 2018 - 12:35 PM.


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 12:22 PM

Wonder if they make the Cosmonauts ride along in that blue car? :giggle:


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 03:01 PM

Isn't that actually part of the Duchy of Grand Fenwick's Mars program?


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 06:47 PM

Isn't that actually part of the Duchy of Grand Fenwick's Mars program?

Are you sure about that?

I thought it was Freedonia's defense against Sylvania...... :lol:


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Posted 19 April 2018 - 01:20 PM

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