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    chakk replied to the thread Wifi speed on CA Amtrak trains?.

    speeds are generally slow on all Amtrak trains -- look for at most 1 megabit per second. your own smartphone may well be the faster way...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 4:44 AM
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    chakk replied to the thread Amtrak meal times on the California Zephyr (OSC - DEN and back).

    can't get more time by an Amtrak text, but you can always check train status on the website or call 1-800-USA-RAIL to find the expected...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 1:21 AM
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    chakk replied to the thread Mystery train on Cali Zephyr #6 eastbound - how to find status.

    OK. The word on trainorders.com is that yesterday's #5 arrived Reno this morning, more than 24 hours late. So that #5 was terminated...

    Jul 11, 2019 at 11:36 PM
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    chakk replied to the thread What if you have trouble sleeping on an Amtrak Train?.

    eyeshade and foam earplugs work for me so long as I lay off the caffeine drinks at least 5 hours before bedtime

    Jul 11, 2019 at 9:29 PM
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    chakk replied to the thread Mystery train on Cali Zephyr #6 eastbound - how to find status.

    http:// dixielandsoftware.net shows Amtrak status maps. click on the map for the greater West and click on the #5 icon in Illinois and...

    Jul 11, 2019 at 9:26 PM
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    chakk replied to the thread Amtrak #6(30) Has Union Pacific Leader.

    In my case at Soldier Summit, the problem was that the first unit had a faulty "dead man's pedal", which kept applying the brakes on the...

    Jul 10, 2019 at 8:02 PM
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    chakk replied to the thread California Zephyr with Puget Sound.

    not when private cars are attached to superliners. no movements between carsare possible

    Jul 10, 2019 at 1:12 AM
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