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High Capacity Metro Train testing on the Belgrave line

On the evening of 12 March 2020 HCMT set 2 was transferred to Upper Ferntree Gully behind P18 and T385 in preparation for brake testing on the Belgrave line, between Upper Ferntree Gully and Upwey.

HCMT set 2 stabled beside X'Trapolis 159M at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 02:42 AM
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T385, P18 and power van depart Upper Ferntree Gully for the city

13 March 2020 02:39 AM
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T385, P18 and power van ready to depart Upper Ferntree Gully for the city

13 March 2020 02:30 AM
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Three phase power outlets fitted to power van BVDY51

13 March 2020 02:29 AM
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T385, P18 and power van ready to depart Upper Ferntree Gully for the city

13 March 2020 02:29 AM
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Heavy duty transition coupler attached to the front of T385 using tie-down straps

13 March 2020 02:27 AM
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Uncoupling T385 from the HCMT set at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 02:09 AM
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Heavy duty transition coupler attached to the front of T385 using tie-down straps

13 March 2020 02:06 AM
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Tie down straps on a HCMT carriage equipment box

13 March 2020 02:05 AM
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Taped down electrical cables lead to instruments on a HCMT carriage bogie

13 March 2020 02:05 AM
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Taped down electrical cables lead to instruments on a HCMT carriage bogie

13 March 2020 02:05 AM
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Dual Chinese/English manufacturers notes on a HCMT carriage window

13 March 2020 02:03 AM
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Trial rubber gap filler flaps between HCMT carriages

Intended to prevent anyone from mistaking the gap for an open carriage door

13 March 2020 02:00 AM
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CRRC builders plate on the bogie of a HCMT carriage

13 March 2020 02:00 AM
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HCMT set now in #4 road at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:58 AM
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Shunting the HCMT set back past X'Trapolis 260M at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:55 AM
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Shunting the HCMT set back past X'Trapolis 159M at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:53 AM
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Shunting the HCMT set back into #4 road at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:52 AM
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HCMT set rolls through the platform at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:45 AM
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HCMT transfer pauses on arrival at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:41 AM
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HCMT transfer pauses on arrival at Upper Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:39 AM
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'Buses replace trains between Ringwood and Belgrave' posters at Ferntree Gully station

Closures due to HCMT testing

13 March 2020 01:35 AM
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HCMT set heads onto the single line at Ferntree Gully station

13 March 2020 01:33 AM
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P18 and T385 either side of the power van, HCMT set trailing at Ferntree Gully

13 March 2020 01:33 AM
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