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Melbourne suburban bits and pieces

Photos of bits and pieces on and around Melbourne's suburban trains

Different style ground plane antenna on the roof of Comeng 301M

The first few Comeng carriages had this style of antenna fitted

13 July 2021 10:10 AM
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Original incandescent headlights fitted to Siemens 821M

13 July 2021 09:29 AM
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Siemens 843M with new LED headlights fitted

12 July 2021 10:02 AM
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Siemens 844M with new LED headlights fitted

It looks like only three out of four are lit, but it's a trick of the high refresh rate and digital cameras

12 July 2021 10:01 AM
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'Ramp - total weight not more than 300 kg' sticker beside a HCMT carriage door

5 July 2021 11:33 AM
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Gap filling panels between HCMT carriage door and the platform

5 July 2021 11:33 AM
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Smaller third air conditioning unit atop each HCMT driving carriages to serve the cab

5 July 2021 11:23 AM
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Two air conditioning units atop each HCMT carriage serve the passenger saloon

5 July 2021 11:23 AM
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Pantograph atop HCMT carriage 9222

5 July 2021 11:23 AM
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Additional antenna atop Siemens carriage 2546T

Possibly linked to the on-board diagnostics system?

18 June 2021 12:48 PM
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Siemens train yet to be fitted with new Hubner gangway bellows

17 May 2021 15:54 PM
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Updated Metro branding on the front of 1st series X'Trapolis 851M 'Iramoo' at Laverton

15 May 2021 11:46 AM
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Unmodified train stop beneath Tait 230D

15 May 2021 09:14 AM
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ICE radio antenna and pantograph equipment box on the roof of Tait 381M

15 May 2021 09:13 AM
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'Emergency cutting access' notice on the roof of a HCMT carriage

10 March 2021 10:40 AM
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Roof view of the gangway bellows fitted to HCMT sets

10 March 2021 10:40 AM
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One of two packaged air conditioning units atop each HCMT carriage

10 March 2021 10:39 AM
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Pantograph atop a HCMT carriage

10 March 2021 10:39 AM
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Separate air conditioning unit for the cab, and an array of antennas on the HCMT roof

10 March 2021 10:39 AM
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Roof view of the new Hubner gangway bellows fitted to Siemens trains

10 March 2021 10:37 AM
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Additional antenna atop a X'Trapolis carriage 1660T

Possibly linked to the on-board diagnostics system?

10 March 2021 10:31 AM
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Old and refurbished air conditioning units atop an X'Trapolis train

10 March 2021 10:31 AM
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Roof view of the original style gangway bellows fitted to Siemens trains

3 February 2021 06:49 AM
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Emergency transition coupler stored beneath a HCMT set

20 January 2021 22:29 PM
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