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  1. May I get an R160 find please and 2 station signs to go with it? Thanks so much and sorry if it's a bit much!


    7 train extended in both directions (assumes that SAS/ESA were completed).


    (7) Flushing Local

    127 St-College Point


    1. Next Stop: Canal Street - Holland Tunnel

    2. Charles Street PATH (at Christopher St)

    3. 14 Street

    4. 23 Street - Chelsea Piers

    5. 34 Street - Javits Center M34 Select Bus Service

    6. 41 Street - 10 Avenue

    7. Times Square (1)(2)(3)(A)(C)(E)(N)(Q)(R)(W) • PABT

    8. 5 Avenue - Bryant Park (B)(D)(F)(M)

    9. Grand Central (4) (5)(6)(T) Metro-North • LIRR

    10. Vernon Boulevard - Jackson Avenue

    11. Hunters Point Avenue LIRR

    12. Court Square E G M

    13. Queensboro Plaza N W

    14. 33 Street - Rawson Street

    15. 40 Street - Lowery Street

    16. 46 Street - Bliss Street

    17. 52 Street - Lincoln Avenue

    18. 61 Street - Woodside LIRR

    19. 69 Street - Fisk Avenue

    20. 74 Street - Broadway E F M R • Q33/47 to LGA

    21. 82 Street - Jackson Heights Q33 to LGA

    22. 90 Street - Elmhurst Avenue

    23. Junction Boulevard Q72 to LGA

    24. 103 Street - Corona Plaza

    25. 111 Street Q48 to LGA

    26. Mets - Willets Point Q48 to LGA • LIRR (during games)

    27. Flushing - Main Street Q48 to LGA • LIRR

    28. 149 Street - Northern Boulevard

    29. 150 Street - Willets Point Boulevard

    30. 15 Avenue

    31. Parsons Boulevard - Whitestone Bridge

    32. 132 Street

    33. College Point - 127 Street


    Station signs:

    Uptown, 42 St,

    & Queens


    (7) To College Point or Flushing via Local.

    Weekday afternoons take <7> express

    for stops after Flushing.


    <7> To College Point-127 St via Express,

    Weekday afternoons.

    Other times take (7) local.



    To Tribeca, Manhattan


    <7> To Tribeca-Chambers St,

    via Flushing Express, AM rush hours.

    Other times take (7) local on opposite track.


    Again, thanks so much.

  2. May I have a few FASTRACK-based signs please?


    Court Square-23 St (7)(E)(F)(G)

    Jay St-Metrotech (A)(C)(D)(F)(R)

    Whitehall St-South Ferry (1)(D)(R)


    ---and a destination sign at 42 Street?---

    Downtown and Brooklyn

    via 8 Av Local



    (A) To Far Rockaway or Ozone Park, late nights.

    Other times on express track.

    (C) To Euclid Avenue, all times except late nights.

    Late nights take (A).

    (D) To Lower East Side-2 Av, late nights.

    Other times take (7) to 5 Av for (D) to Coney Island.

    (E) To World Trade Center, all times.

    (F) To Coney Island-Stillwell Av, late nights.

    Other times take (7) to 5 Av for (F).


    Other times, only (C) and (E) stop here.


    Much appreciated and sorry if it's a lot.

  3. Because of a switch problem @ W4 2pm (A) & (C) were running on the (D) line from W4 to 59 and they had some (E)'s running express from W4 to Bedford Park Blvd......that would have been a great photo moment.


    (E) to Bedford Park? Must have been a serious switch problem, and I hope SOMEBODY got a picture or something.

  4. :May I get a station sign:


    Willets Point - 126 Street (three bullets, one Dark Red, one Magenta/Pink, and one Sienna with any designations that aren't used)


    :and 2 R160 exterior signs:


    [whichever design. you used with the Dark Red]


    via 5 AV LCL

    via QUEENS LCL




    via PELHAM EXP




    Thanks so much and sorry for the lack of decisiveness B)

  5. May I get two fantasy signs?

    If you don't mind, can they both be in white? thanks.

    abbreviate wherever and however, wrote them out for personal reference.



    (12) This Is

    (12) Steinway St

    (12) Transfer: M,R

    (12) To Whitestone-Francis Lewis Blvd

    (12) The Next Stop Is

    (12) 69 St-BQE

    (12) 4:45 PM


    (13) This Is

    (13) Willets Point-126 St

    (13) Transfer: 12,14

    (13) To Jamaica Ctr-Archer Av

    (13) The Next Stop Is

    (13) Roosevelt Av

    (13) 3:16 PM


    thanks so much.

  6. Hey everybody!


    My best friend and I made a promise that we pass 8th grade and the specialized high school test, so NO REQUEST ACCEPTED FROM ME until further notice. You can request your signs from the people who are helping this thread.


    Good day!


    Understandable. Best of luck on the test btw. Ah, I remember taking that test so long ago (i.e. 2 years ago). :P

  7. The former Bx28, in my opinion, fascinates me because it had 2 weekday rush hour branches. One branch from Williamsbridge to Burnside Av/Concourse had one bus to and from Burnside Av during the AM and PM rush hours. The other branch was from Bedford Pk/Goulden - 205 to West Farms Sq, weekday rush hours only, and had more buses than the Burnside Av branch.


    Anyways, foam at the sign if you must.


    Amazing sign! :tup:

    Btw, was the Bedford Park to West Farms branch via Tremont & Jerome or what?

  8. May I get a few more please?





    (F) To Jamaica - 179 St,

    via Queens Blvd Exp.

    All times.


    (R) To Forest Hills - 71 Av,

    via Queens Blvd Lcl.

    Nights take (6) to 51 St for (E).


    Manhattan & Queens


    (C) To 168 St, Manhattan.

    via Eighth Avenue Lcl.

    Late nights take (A)


    (F) To Jamaica-179 St, Queens.

    via Sixth Avenue Lcl,

    All times.


    Flushing, Forest Hills, & Jamaica


    (7) to Flushing-Main St,

    all times.


    (E) to Jamaica Center.

    via Express.

    Late nights via local.


    (F) to Jamaica-179 St,

    via Express.

    all times.


    (M) to Forest Hills-71 Av,


    Other times take (E)(R).


    (R) to Forest Hills-71 Av.

    Nights take (E).

  9. I would have (L) train stops at 2nd Ave. and Avenue B instead of at 1st and 3rd Aves. 3rd Avenue is a given as it's only a block away from Union Sq., and walking to Alphabet City is a bitch depending on how far in you have to go (good luck if you're going to Ave. D...). Also, when (if) the SAS reaches down there in Phase 3 anyway it would make the 14th St. transfer to the that much easier. Similarly, I would add 2nd Ave. stations to the (F), (N)(Q)(R), (E)(M) and (7) lines. No one's going to want to walk 2 avenues down to the Lexington Ave. stations when the SAS opens, and 2nd Ave. is populated enough to warrant stations too. I doubt those are possible under existing conditions though.


    I agree with the (L) train idea.


    About the Second Av. stations, while they would be convenient stations, they wouldn't work:


    There is already a Second Av. station on the (F) (hence it's title, 2nd Av).

    The (E)(M) won't happen because the Queens-bound end of 53 St. - Lexington Av. is at, if not passed Third Av.

    Similar with the (N)(Q)(R) at 59 St. - Lexington Av. AND the (7) at Grand Central.

  10. The (6) actually has 3 terminals during the day

    Pelham Bay Park


    3 Av-138th St (During the day several trains end their run there in the AM & PM going uptown and be sent back down) if you ever caught a (6) train announcement saying "This is a Brooklyn Bridge bound (6) local train" that was the train that terminated at 138th and those are not put-ins.



    Well, as 7LineFan had said a few posts above, similar issues happen on the (7). There are Queens-bound (7) trains that are scheduled to terminate at Willets Point, but their rollsigns still say to Main St. It's just announced that it's stopping short. As long as the announcer on the 3 Av-bound (6) mentions that it's stopping short (i.e. "This is a 3 AVENUE-138 STREET BOUND (6) train"), the signs won't make THAT big of a difference. Worst case scenario, they'll get off at 3 Av and continue their trip. Not too much of an inconvenience, because if they knew beforehand, they'd still be waiting for another train -- only difference would be waiting in Manhattan opposed to waiting at 3 Av.

  11. May I have a few please?



    Uptown & Queens


    (F) To Jamaica - 179 St,

    via Queens Blvd Exp.


    (Q) To Harlem - 125 St,

    via Second Av.


    Downtown & Brooklyn


    (6) via Lexington Av Local

    To Brooklyn Bridge, all times.

    Late nights (4) to Brooklyn stops here.


    (Q) via 2 Av/Broadway Exp.

    To Coney Island, Brooklyn

    all times.


    (T) via 2 Av Local

    To Hanover Square, all times.

  12. @Rell: You know the old adage about assuming, no? B) Despite what it looks like, the route and the readings displays are the same font.




    Ah, one of my favorites, in fact. If only I adhered to it more.

    Amazing as usual, lance. Thanks. :P

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