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Melbourne suburban bits and pieces

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

I'm happy to know Bayside Trains listed this CCTV camera in their Year 2000 compliance register

15 September 2010 11:46 AM
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Blue dot in the middle of the 'O' on Siemens 761M: one story says crews are sticking them on trains to confuse gunzels!

14 September 2010 09:09 AM
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Hitachi lead motor car 279M

9 August 2010 08:31 AM
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Hitachi middle motors 293M and 280M

9 August 2010 08:31 AM
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New looking pantograph on Hitachi 294M

9 August 2010 08:31 AM
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592M with most of the 'Metro' sticker missing on the nose

6 August 2010 08:27 AM
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The two type of Comeng bogies: tread braked 376M to the left, disc braked 592M to the right

EDI refurbished trains are only tread braked, Alstom refurbished trains are a mix of tread and disk braked sets.

17 March 2010 08:21 AM
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Dints in the roof of Comeng 1140T

22 February 2010 18:11 PM
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Another view of the upgraded aircon - just a bigger fan strapped on top

1 February 2010 17:44 PM
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Upgraded air conditioning unit on Comeng 541M

1 February 2010 17:44 PM
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Piles of brake blocks line a suburban train stabling siding

28 November 2009 11:45 AM
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Handing out flyers for a 'Goodbye to Connex' party outside Flinders Street

18 November 2009 16:11 PM
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Handing out flyers for a 'Goodbye to Connex' party outside Flinders Street

18 November 2009 16:10 PM
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Repaired panel on Siemens 701M, damaged when it was delivered to Australia

10 April 2008 11:08 AM
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Repaired panel on Siemens 701M, damaged when it was delivered to Australia

10 April 2008 11:08 AM
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Drivers air conditioning on the roof of 197M

Added in late 2007/early 2008 and fitted to the entire operational fleet.

4 March 2008 18:43 PM
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Trial drivers air-conditioning unit on Hitachi 23M, now removed and replaced

Added in late 2006, removed by late 2007/early 2008

10 August 2007 08:08 AM
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Roof detail on Alstom and EDI Comeng

17 April 2007 15:19 PM
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Collision damage at the roof line of Comeng 1140T

17 April 2007 08:07 AM
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Trip gear on Siemens EMU

28 February 2007 11:29 AM
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Trial driver's only air conditioning unit fitted to the cab of Hitachi 23M

The unit was removed by late 2007, and replaced by a different type of air conditioner

13 December 2006 11:16 AM
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Trial driver's only air conditioning unit fitted to the cab of Hitachi 23M

The unit was removed by late 2007, and replaced by a different type of air conditioner

13 December 2006 11:13 AM
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Trial driver's only air conditioning unit fitted to the cab of Hitachi 23M

The unit was removed by late 2007, and replaced by a different type of air conditioner

13 December 2006 11:11 AM
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The coupling between Hitachi units 9M and 233M

Note the different cab windows - 1M-11M and 13M had square windows, the rest of the fleet had rounded corners.

21 November 2006 08:09 AM
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