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Forum: Railway News from around the World 23rd March 2019, 01:39
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day BW, Yeh, the cab mockup for our newbie...

G'day BW,
Yeh, the cab mockup for our newbie interurban emus seems to clutter the cab with electronic junk.
The computer nerd attitude being that if the driver squizzes his computer screen, he...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 22nd March 2019, 00:16
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day BW, Finally at the local library and able...

G'day BW,
Finally at the local library and able to take a squiz at yer Pommy newspaper report.
HMMM.
I must say that I find "Jenny's" improvised flag a tad confusing.
Green brambles for GO and...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 15th March 2019, 07:04
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day again, Just an update re this prang. ...

G'day again,
Just an update re this prang.
The driver was sacked on Xmas eve.
But, he has since achieved a reasonable payout for Unfair Dismissal.
And, the ATSB have just released an update...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 5th March 2019, 07:47
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day BW, Yes fatigue can be a dangerous facet...

G'day BW,
Yes fatigue can be a dangerous facet of any shift rotation rostering.
But, our modern day rostering is all computerized to factor in crew fatigue.
That don't mean that the blokes...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 4th March 2019, 03:45
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By aussiesteve
Multiple SPADs on the Long South

Crikey, A Pacific National grain train passed no less than THREE sticks at stop down the Long South near Wagga Wagga.
It finally halted after Junee control radioed the train crew to STOP.
It was...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 28th February 2019, 05:49
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By aussiesteve
Yes, terrible. There have been a couple of...

Yes, terrible.
There have been a couple of nasty train prangs in Egypt in recent times.
Steve.
Forum: Railway Forum TV Discussion 22nd February 2019, 05:01
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day Steve, Just checked and it seems that a...

G'day Steve,
Just checked and it seems that a couple of mine have reappeared, though under a different username and title.
I am still unable to log into the TV web site.
Steve.
Forum: Railway Forum TV Discussion 21st February 2019, 02:32
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day all, Crikey, Zontar, sounds like I have...

G'day all,
Crikey, Zontar, sounds like I have missed something in me childhood.
I only presume that I have dun something wrong as I can no longer log into the TV site.
Steve.
Forum: Railway Forum TV Discussion 19th February 2019, 06:03
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day Philip, Yep, they appear to be my video...

G'day Philip,
Yep, they appear to be my video clips.
I might have upset somebody.
Steve.
Forum: Railway Stations 17th February 2019, 05:53
Replies: 0
Views: 511
Posted By aussiesteve
Residential railway stations

G'day,
Last nite I was viewing a 2014 episode of Escape to the Country on late nite tv.
I was stunned to see the "mystery house" being an actual railway station.
Clairsdale (?).
Apparently within...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 4th February 2019, 06:30
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By aussiesteve
Ok Carrot, I might google for some info when I...

Ok Carrot,
I might google for some info when I am next at the local library.
The Kiwis had a rail car set comprising two cars, one being the motor car with some seats attached to the trailer car....
Forum: Events & Dates for your Diary 26th January 2019, 07:30
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day Cliff, I would be interested to hear the...

G'day Cliff,
I would be interested to hear the sound of a Sulzer donk.
Just two Sulzer locomotive classes existed down-under.
Both narrow gauge and operated by the Commonwealth Railways.
The...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 21st January 2019, 04:02
Replies: 8
Views: 1,303
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day, The ATSB (OTSI) have released an update....

G'day,
The ATSB (OTSI) have released an update.
https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2018/rair/ro-2018-004/#tab_1_content
The preliminary report provided some details of the...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 15th January 2019, 05:16
Replies: 8
Views: 994
Posted By aussiesteve
Oi, like all Bananabenders, I was weaned and grew...

Oi, like all Bananabenders, I was weaned and grew up on Castlemaine XXXX.
Being dragged up to the local pub along with the hound dog.
Perched outside with the other brats and hound dogs.
And a...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 14th January 2019, 03:40
Replies: 8
Views: 994
Posted By aussiesteve
AH, at the local library today and googling. I...

AH, at the local library today and googling.
I have found a blood alcohol comparison web page.
So, I now constumble your method.
50 mg per 100ml being the equivalent of our 0.05%.
So, yer 30 mg...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 13th January 2019, 07:45
Replies: 8
Views: 994
Posted By aussiesteve
General motorists here are a max of 0.05 %. P...

General motorists here are a max of 0.05 %.
P platers are 0.02% max.
But, transport workers, 0.0%.
I am not sure what that relates to in regard to mg per ml.
Motorists who blow the bag at a...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 11th January 2019, 01:41
Replies: 8
Views: 994
Posted By aussiesteve
Hmm, I guess that will be one lokfuehrer looking...

Hmm, I guess that will be one lokfuehrer looking for another occupation.
And, possibly doing time if the DB regs are as strict as other countries.
0 blood alcohol level here for rail transport...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 5th January 2019, 05:22
Replies: 1
Views: 428
Posted By aussiesteve
Yes, the news video and photos do make one wonder...

Yes, the news video and photos do make one wonder about the security of such tarpaulin style trailers.
The loaded trailers with tarpaulins shredded don't appear to possess any internal load...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 4th January 2019, 03:26
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day Carrot, An interesting DMU, code DEMU...

G'day Carrot,
An interesting DMU, code DEMU which I presume infers diesel electric multiple unit.
A power car with accommodation at each end of the train.
I am wondering what horsepower rating the...
Forum: Freight Operations and Observations 12th December 2018, 04:06
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By aussiesteve
Yeh, no good for somebody suffering from...

Yeh, no good for somebody suffering from Acrophobia, or as Hitchcock preferred, Vertigo.
Go home and hurl the clobber into the wash to soak out all the soot and cinders.
Just hope that somebody...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 8th December 2018, 07:52
Replies: 0
Views: 397
Posted By aussiesteve
Qube 2017 run-away ATSB report

G'day,
Having snavelled a recently published ATSB rail incident report concerning a run-away in 2017, I have discovered something.
https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/5775362/ro-2017-001-final.pdf
At...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 4th December 2018, 06:59
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day Philip, I normally only snavel you tuber...

G'day Philip,
I normally only snavel you tuber video clips while at the library to later view at home.
Time is ticking when you log on.
So, I don't carry any earplug headphones when hoofing down...
Forum: Railway Stations 3rd December 2018, 03:33
Replies: 1
Views: 486
Posted By aussiesteve
An impressive station indeed. I like the old...

An impressive station indeed.
I like the old timer train departures display board.
Our smog hollow Sydney Terminal station had an impressive "manual" train departures board.
Replaced by digital...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 3rd December 2018, 03:23
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By aussiesteve
Just as well that the library don't permit SOUND....

Just as well that the library don't permit SOUND.
I have viewed the clip in silence.
The clip presenter does appear to open his mouth a lot.
I am wondering how comfy them seats are.
And, safety...
Forum: Railway News from around the World 26th November 2018, 06:36
Replies: 2
Views: 1,883
Posted By aussiesteve
G'day, The LONG awaited EUB incident report...

G'day,
The LONG awaited EUB incident report concerning Bad Aibling has finally been published....
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