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    #599915 FINALLLLYY....

    Posted by KNIGHTRIDER3:16 on 24 October 2012 - 09:25 PM

    It's been awhile but I havent lost my step
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    #551464 To equal a predecessor, one must have twice they worth…XD60s Come To NYC!

    Posted by The Real on 01 July 2012 - 08:59 PM

    ENJOY!

    Blog Post: http://ttmg.org/blog...0s-come-to-nyc/


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    #656348 Scared D train

    Posted by Mr Railfan on 11 March 2013 - 06:00 PM

    I found this short movie pretty funny and thought i would share: 

     

     

     


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    #577959 Major Equipment Swap... XD40s & LFS

    Posted by Acela Express on 31 August 2012 - 06:26 PM

    WHAT THE f**k ARE YOU SERIOUS, HELL NO, IM GOING TO THE COMUNTTY Leaders board and im complaining , this is BULLSHIT, I know UP don't want the LFS, but QV doesn't want em ether, they can't FIT people f**king morons I swear, QV had most of the LFS garbage on the Q1 and 88

    You don't have a girl, do you...
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    #675167 Transit Memes

    Posted by mtattrain on 15 May 2013 - 11:48 PM

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    #645846 R-110A Coming Back

    Posted by Dan05979 on 14 February 2013 - 02:43 AM

    There making a comeback after 21 years but not for the passengers. Converting them into Pump Trains @ 207 Street shop.

     

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    #603795 Weird

    Posted by overclocked on 01 November 2012 - 08:20 PM

    I have a feeling we won't see something like this in a long time. Meanwhile enjoy.


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    #602441 Anyone up for a swim on Avenue U (N)?

    Posted by peacemak3r on 29 October 2012 - 09:59 PM

    Friend posted this on facebook just recently.

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    #596425 Shots: M@BSTOA XD - 41 [XD60 #4710 on the Bx41]

    Posted by mark1447 on 15 October 2012 - 06:24 PM

    The Bad B0y is 0utzzzz! Dont worry about the timing... That can be figured out... But it is 0utz. Just Enjoy and happy hunting =)!


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    Extras...


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    FISHY
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    Video of the XD60:


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    #574190 Orion 05.501 Renumber *CHOW* *Screeeeeeeeeeeeetch*

    Posted by The Real on 22 August 2012 - 09:34 PM

    Yup...


    Has BEEN kiboshed



    The 6000-Series Orion 05.501s will remain as they are. The new Nova Bus fleet numbers are now set to be #5770-5999, 1290-1387.

    OH, and there is a spec change in the seats on the 1290 and up batch.

    That is all...
    (I told you guys the MTA changes their minds like MOST of us change our underwear....DAILY!)
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    #582127 Farewell

    Posted by overclocked on 11 September 2012 - 09:59 PM

    Its time to focus on what is important.


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    See you guys later.
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    #558505 It's (C)razy

    Posted by Daniel The Cool on 18 July 2012 - 08:36 PM

    Caught it again. (E) njoy.
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    Video coming later
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    #618693 R188 C Car

    Posted by R33WF on 11 December 2012 - 04:12 PM

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    #607214 The big boys are finally here...

    Posted by Acela Express on 10 November 2012 - 01:52 AM

    ... at Flatbush.
    3 LFSAs were transferred from Quill this evening - 5827, 5830, and another LFSA.

    From what I was told, the Far Rockaway branch of the A train will be down for the next 6 months to undergo repairs from devastation of Hurricane Sandy. They will be running shuttle buses to and from the Rockaways from selected depots, with Flatbush being the closest for access to the Rockaways from Brooklyn.

    We're expected to have 3 more later on tomorrow (Saturday).
    And I heard we're to have a total of 20, for now. I'll find out more as I hear it.

    Training starts this weekend; I'll be taking one of the classes before my run starts Sunday evening.

    edit: I'll try to get in early for some pics in backyard with all 6 LFSAs, if possible.
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    #562047 The Throwies Series, Part 1: TMC

    Posted by The Real on 27 July 2012 - 12:04 PM

    Hello everyone,

    This is the beginning of a series of photos I will be posting back from when I was a teen and first started shooting bus photos with disposable and point & shoot 35mm cameras, before digital..back when you didn't know if you F$&#ed up a photo until AFTER you spent your money developing the roll of flim (God the hobby was so much more expensive back then). So sit back and Enjoy!


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    #627985 No. 7 line short for Lunar New Year

    Posted by Snowblock on 03 January 2013 - 12:55 PM

    Everybody is talking like there wont be ANY subway service that weekend. Change at Queensboro Plaza
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    #589388 R68A (C) Train EXCLUSIVE

    Posted by Daniel The Cool on 29 September 2012 - 11:08 PM

    R68A © Train Foam. Enjoy
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    More coming up later
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    #564417 Straphangers: Q line the best (surprise!), the C is the worst (again)

    Posted by Guest on 01 August 2012 - 11:35 AM

    I swear, Strappies exists solely to point out the bleeding obvious. Let's go through this line by line, shall we?

    Breakdown percentages: E is the best, C is the worst. Oh I can't imagine why that is. Surely it has nothing to do with the fact that the former's cars are less than five years old while the latter's date back to the Johnson administration.

    Cleanliness: The 1 is the best, the C is the worst. First off, what constitutes as heavy dirt? Does that solely mean trash on the trains or does that include graffiti, scratchitti, etc. as well? Because if it does, again, 50 year old cars.

    Chance of getting a seat: R is the best, 5 is the worst. Well, of course you have a better chance of getting a seat on the R. Most folks bail the R at the first chance they get, either for the E or F on Queens Blvd or the N on 4th Avenue or Broadway. Then to compare it to the 5-line? One of the most used lines in the system? One of the only lines that serves the east side of Manhattan? Come on, of course it's going to be crowded.

    Service Intervals: 6 is the best, C is the worst. Again, no duh. Between the Parkchester and Pelham Bay Park trains, the 6 runs the tightest headways in the system. Again because it's one of the only lines serving the east side and the only local on the east side. The C's headways are in part due to the age of its running fleet. The line needs a lot of spares, which limits the amount of trains you can schedule without having to drop some of them. Then there's the question of whether the C needs to run even close to the amount of trains the 6 does anyway.

    Announcements: 4 and Q tied for best, 7 is the worst. Again, I'm absolutely floored that the new techs beat out the older fleet for clear station announcements.

    All in all, I get that they need to do something for these state of the subways things, but my goodness, can they at least try to bring something new to the table?
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    #595883 Everyone please welcome 1840...courtesy of LI Operator

    Posted by Brett on 14 October 2012 - 05:55 PM

    EVERYONE THANK LI OPERATOR FOR THESE PHOTOS:

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