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47 photos taken on Saturday, 18 January 2014.

Resistor grids on the roof of an X'Trapolis train

Part of the rheostatic brake system, used to dissipate the energy from the traction motors running as generators.

18 January 2014 07:15 AM
Viewed 1520 times
(9 times this week, 5 times this month, 156 times this year)

In album: Melbourne suburban bits and pieces

B2.2085 passes the tennis centre bound for the city

18 January 2014 07:21 AM
Viewed 640 times
(1 time this week, 45 times this year)

In album: Yarra Trams - tennis specials

X'Trapolis train exits the Burnley Loop at Richmond Junction

18 January 2014 07:30 AM
Viewed 705 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 37 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

Comeng on a down Frankston train traverses the pointwork at Richmond Junction

18 January 2014 07:30 AM
Viewed 837 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 43 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

N461 leads a down Bairnsdale service through Richmond Junction

18 January 2014 07:34 AM
Viewed 1277 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 58 times this year)

In album: V/Line around Melbourne

Diesel genset beneath the floor of an N type carriage

They kick into operation when the Head End Power supply from the locomotive or power van drops out, allowing the lights and air conditioning to continue working

18 January 2014 07:34 AM
Viewed 860 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 56 times this year)

In album: V/Line bits and pieces

B2.2036 arrives at the Rod Laver Arena tram stop

18 January 2014 07:35 AM
Viewed 1133 times
(6 times this week, 4 times this month, 73 times this year)

In album: Yarra Trams - tennis specials

Up and down Burnley Group trains pass at the loop portal at Richmond

18 January 2014 07:37 AM
Viewed 466 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 36 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

Siemens on a down Frankston train traverses the pointwork at Richmond Junction

18 January 2014 07:40 AM
Viewed 945 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 40 times this year)

In album: Metro Trains Melbourne - inner suburban

T413 leads the empty cars run through Richmond Junction on the down

18 January 2014 07:42 AM
Viewed 856 times
(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 45 times this year)

In album: 707 Operations - Ballarat Beer Festival, January 2014

Tail end of the train, headed out to Oakleigh for the run around

18 January 2014 07:43 AM
Viewed 722 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 33 times this year)

In album: 707 Operations - Ballarat Beer Festival, January 2014

Sita high floor bus #38 rego 2338AO on an Albion to North Melbourne rail replacement service on Dynon Road

18 January 2014 08:14 AM
Viewed 811 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 61 times this year)

In album: Regional Rail Link rail replacement buses

Sita bus rego 6840AO on a North Melbourne to Albion rail replacement service on Dynon Road

18 January 2014 08:15 AM
Viewed 756 times
(4 times this week, 3 times this month, 45 times this year)

In album: Regional Rail Link rail replacement buses

Why was my train stopped in the platform for so long? Because it's running two minutes early!

18 January 2014 08:26 AM
Viewed 659 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 35 times this year)

In album: Poor service from Metro Trains Melbourne

The PTV branding at Melbourne Central is less than a year old, but it is already covered with tunnel grime

18 January 2014 08:33 AM
Viewed 791 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 35 times this year)

In album: City Loop

'Temporarily unavailable' flags on a defective Myki gate at Southern Cross

18 January 2014 08:42 AM
Viewed 493 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 23 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

The reason for the defective gate: an 'Operator Authentication' message

18 January 2014 08:42 AM
Viewed 657 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 36 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

Unwanted receipts still pile up

18 January 2014 08:47 AM
Viewed 748 times
(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 65 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

Out of service Myki machine at Southern Cross

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18 January 2014 08:47 AM
Viewed 590 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 33 times this year)

In album: Myki failures and breakdowns

N471 with a 3-car N set awaiting departure time on a down Shepparton service

18 January 2014 08:51 AM
Viewed 522 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 40 times this year)

In album: V/Line at Southern Cross Station

Phantom stations displayed on the Shepparton line between Nagambie, Murchison East and Mooroopna

18 January 2014 08:52 AM
Viewed 862 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 73 times this year)

In album: V/Line at Southern Cross Station

More work on the 664 Collins Street office tower

18 January 2014 08:57 AM
Viewed 568 times, 33 times this year)

In album: Southern Cross Station office towers

65 km/h turnout leading from platform 15 onto the down RRL tracks

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18 January 2014 09:00 AM
Viewed 565 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 23 times this year)

In album: V/Line at Southern Cross Station

VL02 trails a down Geelong train departing platform 15

18 January 2014 09:01 AM
Viewed 429 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 31 times this year)

In album: V/Line at Southern Cross Station