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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

Thursday 11 June 2020 12:05 PM
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GM27 and 442s2 head south on the AK cars at Sunshine

Thursday 11 June 2020 12:04 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

Wednesday 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

Wednesday 22 April 2020 12:46 PM
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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

Wednesday 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

Wednesday 15 April 2020 11:47 AM
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GM10 leads GM22 on the westbound AK cars over the Tottenham Triangle

Wednesday 15 April 2020 11:46 AM
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GM22 leads GM10 on the southbound AK cars at Albion

Wednesday 15 April 2020 09:17 AM
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8135 leads the up AK cars cross the Tottenham Triangle towards Western Victoria

Wednesday 10 October 2018 13:41 PM
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8135 leads the up AK cars working through Sunshine towards the Tottenham Triangle

Wednesday 10 October 2018 13:40 PM
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8135 leads the up AK cars working through Sunshine towards the Tottenham Triangle

Wednesday 10 October 2018 13:39 PM
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8125 leads the AK track recording cars towards Melbourne at Albion

Sunday 3 December 2017 13:17 PM
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Laser measurement unit beneath inspection carriage AK2383

Sunday 3 December 2017 13:17 PM
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8125 leads the AK track recording cars towards Melbourne at Albion

Sunday 3 December 2017 13:17 PM
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(1 time this week, 211 times this year)

Carriage AK 2383 now trailing the down train departing Melbourne

Sunday 4 December 2016 15:40 PM
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Both video cameras now in place on 8224

Sunday 4 December 2016 15:39 PM
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(13 times this week, 43 times this month, 151 times this year)

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

Sunday 4 December 2016 15:39 PM
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AK cars emerge from the Bunbury Street tunnel beneath Footscray

Sunday 4 December 2016 15:39 PM
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Carriage AK 2382 trailing the consist this time

Sunday 4 December 2016 14:05 PM
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8224 at Tottenham leading the train out of Melbourne for the first time, bound for the Tottenham triangle via the south track

Sunday 4 December 2016 14:05 PM
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Only one of the two cameras setup on the front of 8224

Sunday 4 December 2016 14:05 PM
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Carriage AK 2383 with inspection windows at the tail of the train

Sunday 4 December 2016 12:45 PM
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Pair of video cameras mounted to the front of 8224

Sunday 4 December 2016 12:45 PM
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8224 leads the AK cars towards Melbourne at Albion

Sunday 4 December 2016 12:45 PM
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