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    GenSet Locomotives for passenger use?

    NJ Transit's ALP-45DP has two 12-cylinder Caterpillar 3512C HD gensets for working in diesel mode.
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    Host For Train Show

    "Karen" now...? Go figger. :rolleyes:
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    Comment by 'irishchieftain' in media 'No snow on the ground but at least an ICE!'

    Alas that the FRA in the US has deemed that "no passengers may ride in the forward power car of a Tier II passenger train"...we missed out on this beauty gracing our rails... is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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