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Metro Trains Melbourne - Infrastructure Evaluation Vehicle IEV102

Converted from carriage MTH102 by SSR Bendigo in 2010, as of March 2011 this inspection carriage has been used to check up of the status of the overhead wiring along Melbourne's suburban railway network.

Steel framework below the inspection cupola, holding the seating position for the observer

6 March 2012 22:55 PM
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New table installed between retained H set seating

6 March 2012 22:55 PM
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'A' end of IEV102, the grill hides the air conditioner condenser unit

6 March 2012 22:54 PM
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'A' end of IEV102, with a split system air conditioning unit added

The condenser unit is in the steel ducking in the backgr

6 March 2012 22:51 PM
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T377 with the marker lights changed over, ready to head for Sandringham

6 March 2012 22:49 PM
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Pantograph on IEV102 in the raised position

Note the red/yellow/green sticker indicating acceptable contact wire travel

6 March 2012 22:48 PM
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'A' end interior of IEV102

The end bulkheads and many of the H set seats have been retained

6 March 2012 22:48 PM
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Pantograph on IEV102 in the lowered position, illuminated by a LED floodlight

6 March 2012 22:47 PM
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T377 on arrival at Flinders Street after a run to Pakenham and Cranbourne

6 March 2012 22:46 PM
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T377 trails the push-pull lashup

6 March 2012 19:04 PM
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'Door not in use' stickers on the external doors

6 March 2012 19:04 PM
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IEV102 in travel mode with both pantographs lowered

6 March 2012 19:04 PM
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T376 push-pull with T377 haul IEV102 through Franklin Street on the inaugural inspection tour

6 March 2012 19:03 PM
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