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Has The R32s Ever Ran On The W?


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Me a being the Brightliner head I am I always wonder if the (W) ever ran R32s. I've seen the (W) with R68, R40, R40M, R42s, and R160s but I think only once, only once with R32s. Where they ever in regular service? R32 (W)...

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Me a being the Brightliner head I am I always wonder if the (W) ever ran R32s. I've seen the (W) with R68, R40, R40M, R42s, and R160s but I think only once, only once with R32s. Where they ever in regular service? R32 (W)...

 

When the (N) used to run R32s, the (W) shared with the (N) at times.

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Me a being the Brightliner head I am I always wonder if the (W) ever ran R32s. I've seen the (W) with R68, R40, R40M, R42s, and R160s but I think only once, only once with R32s. Where they ever in regular service? R32 (W)...

 

Yes back in 2006 but it was rare to find one

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Yup it was extremely rare. Until now I didn't know R32s were a primary on the (;) back in 2007! I really missed out on all the good car assignments.

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Me a being the Brightliner head I am I always wonder if the (W) ever ran R32s. I've seen the (W) with R68, R40, R40M, R42s, and R160s but I think only once, only once with R32s. Where they ever in regular service? R32 (W)...

 

Rode an R32 (W) in 2001 from astrioa to Coney Island.

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Yup it was extremely rare. Until now I didn't know R32s were a primary on the (;) back in 2007! I really missed out on all the good car assignments.

 

Yeah, it was pretty neat to have rode on an R32 B train a few years back. Shame they had to be removed from the N for some reason, but at least the B line got to run a few R32's.

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I remember back in the early to mid 1980's,the West End Line (;) had all fleet R-32's,some time after that the R-40 slants took over.I also remember the old rollsigns,the doors were like dark blue on the outside and orange on the inside,hand grabs,powder blue seats as well,afterwards rebuilding would alter the R-32's appearance.I believe i saw an R-32 one time on the (W) a few months ago,some time in late 2008.

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Back in 2006 I was waiting for a R160 (N) train at Lexington Ave. While I was waiting I saw a R32 (W) train. All the roll signs had listed the diamond W train.

 

The diamond (W) was the only bullet then available for any (W)/<W> service. I don't think the diamond (W) was ever replaced on the R32s or R38s.

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I remember back in the early to mid 1980's,the West End Line (;) had all fleet R-32's,some time after that the R-40 slants took over.I also remember the old rollsigns,the doors were like dark blue on the outside and orange on the inside,hand grabs,powder blue seats as well,afterwards rebuilding would alter the R-32's appearance.I believe i saw an R-32 one time on the (W) a few months ago,some time in late 2008.

 

The R-32s were gone from Coney Island Yard by late 2008.

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