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AK track recording cars

The AK cars are a set of three specially equipped ex-NSWGR carriages fitted out for track inspection and testing purposes. They are operated by the Australian Rail Track Corporation over their standard gauge lines behind hired motive power on a regular basis

GM27 and 442s2 head west over the Tottenham Triangle with the AK cars

11 June 2020 12:05 PM
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GM27 and 442s2 head west over the Tottenham Triangle with the AK cars

11 June 2020 12:05 PM
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(4 times this month, 92 times this year)

GM27 and 442s2 head south on the AK cars at Sunshine

11 June 2020 12:04 PM
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(3 times this month, 72 times this year)

GM22 leads GM10 on a northbound AK cars run through Albion

Having run all the way north and west to Mildura

22 April 2020 12:46 PM
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GM22 leads GM10 on a northbound AK cars run through Albion

Having run all the way north and west to Mildura

22 April 2020 12:46 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 65 times this year)

AK cars head west over the Tottenham Triangle

For some reason they traversed the north leg three times, and skipped the western leg

15 April 2020 11:47 AM
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AK cars head west over the Tottenham Triangle

For some reason they traversed the north leg three times, and skipped the western leg

15 April 2020 11:47 AM
Viewed 77 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 77 times this year)

GM10 leads GM22 on the westbound AK cars over the Tottenham Triangle

15 April 2020 11:46 AM
Viewed 104 times
(1 time this week, 16 times this month, 104 times this year)

GM22 leads GM10 on the southbound AK cars at Albion

15 April 2020 09:17 AM
Viewed 158 times
(1 time this week, 16 times this month, 158 times this year)

8135 leads the up AK cars cross the Tottenham Triangle towards Western Victoria

10 October 2018 13:41 PM
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(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 111 times this year)

8135 leads the up AK cars working through Sunshine towards the Tottenham Triangle

10 October 2018 13:40 PM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 139 times this year)

8135 leads the up AK cars working through Sunshine towards the Tottenham Triangle

10 October 2018 13:39 PM
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(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 131 times this year)

8125 leads the AK track recording cars towards Melbourne at Albion

3 December 2017 13:17 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 176 times this year)

Laser measurement unit beneath inspection carriage AK2383

3 December 2017 13:17 PM
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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 168 times this year)

8125 leads the AK track recording cars towards Melbourne at Albion

3 December 2017 13:17 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 120 times this year)

Carriage AK 2383 now trailing the down train departing Melbourne

4 December 2016 15:40 PM
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(7 times this month, 96 times this year)

Both video cameras now in place on 8224

4 December 2016 15:39 PM
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(8 times this month, 80 times this year)

8224 at Footscray leading the train out of Melbourne for the second time, this time using the north track

4 December 2016 15:39 PM
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(3 times this month, 70 times this year)

AK cars emerge from the Bunbury Street tunnel beneath Footscray

4 December 2016 15:39 PM
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(5 times this month, 68 times this year)

Carriage AK 2382 trailing the consist this time

4 December 2016 14:05 PM
Viewed 742 times
(10 times this month, 87 times this year)

8224 at Tottenham leading the train out of Melbourne for the first time, bound for the Tottenham triangle via the south track

4 December 2016 14:05 PM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 82 times this year)

Only one of the two cameras setup on the front of 8224

4 December 2016 14:05 PM
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(4 times this month, 48 times this year)

Carriage AK 2383 with inspection windows at the tail of the train

4 December 2016 12:45 PM
Viewed 707 times
(8 times this month, 104 times this year)

Pair of video cameras mounted to the front of 8224

4 December 2016 12:45 PM
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(4 times this month, 45 times this year)
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