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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...
  2. Finally Made It To Stanwood On The Way To Everett

    Finally Made It To Stanwood On The Way To Everett

    BNSF 4684 still on the point of the 438 axle manifest from British Columbia to Everett,WA finally passes thru Stanwood after being delayed by an erroneous axle count at the Defect Detector south of Bellingham,WA.The detector gave an axle count 0f 439 which was a problem with 18 axles of power...
  3. Train NR-3 at the Train Defect Detector

    Train NR-3 at the Train Defect Detector

    Rare to see an EMD on the Norwich Branch Milepost 21.30, Providence and Worcester's train NR-3 at the Jewett City train defect detector - detector checks for dragging equipment, hot boxes and wheels, and for high/wide equipment that would otherwise not fit thru the Taft Tunnel in Lisbon .
  4. FRA in town

    FRA in town

    BN 2503 with FRA detector car tied up at the BN Bellingham Depot for the night.
  5. Through the Detector

    Through the Detector

    Eastbound general freight charges through the high/wide detector at East Auburn.
  6. hot box detector?

    hot box detector?

    This is found on NS Cleveland line just outside of Salem,Ohio.I'm thinking it's a hot box detector..????? is it?
  7. South through the detector

    South through the detector

    SD40-2 #692 leads AC4400CW #2025 through the high/wide/dragging equipment detector at Zoe, OK
  8. CP Eastbound mp 57.6

    CP Eastbound mp 57.6

    CP Detector, Milepost 57.6, Main track 2, No Defects, Safety first Detector out! 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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