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    A question about what detectors say

    Thank you for the information Bill. I updated it so it does not display the axle count or the temperature. I think at this point my main question is if it is a train too slow case, does it repeat the broadcast like the BNSF detectors do? I currently have it set to do this: UP DETECTOR...
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    A question about what detectors say

    Hi, I am in the process of writing a computer program for a class, that based on the users inputs, would produce a text printout that simulates what a typical Union Pacific Hotbox/Dragging Equipment would say as the train goes over it. I do realize from listening online, that not all detectors...
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    Need some help identifying a locomotive

    Thanks for your help! It looks like I forgot to post the video, ooops. If anyone's interested, here it is: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uvk-dQquJ4w
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    Need some help identifying a locomotive

    Hi I was wondering if anyone could help me ID this locomotive. I saw it in this video and I've never seen anything like it, it looks really cool. The locomotive in question is at 1:34 in the video. It's Iron Ore of Canada #510, but that's all I know. Thanks for any help! redrooster




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