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V/Line bits and pieces

Just bits and pieces of V/Line trains, locomotives, carriages and railcars

Carriage ACN42 configured as an intermediate economy class car in a carriage set

The normal car 'A' designation and 'First class' signage has been covered over

4 January 2016 18:21 PM
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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 39 times this year)

'BP Ultimate Diesel' sticker above the fuel inlet of a VLocity railcar

31 December 2015 09:12 AM
Viewed 805 times, 85 times this year)

A very difficult to find emergency door release on a H set carriage - black text on white sticker on a white train!

23 December 2015 18:13 PM
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(2 times this month, 31 times this year)

'Traralgon' displayed on the destination board of a Sprinter train

23 December 2015 14:25 PM
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(1 time this month, 48 times this year)

Traralgon service displayed on the screens at Flinders Street Station

23 December 2015 13:59 PM
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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 47 times this year)

Shiny and new radiator unit atop newly built VLocity carriage 1306

21 December 2015 09:24 AM
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(3 times this month, 36 times this year)

'Grovedale' displayed on the destination board of a Sprinter train bound for Waurn Ponds

8 December 2015 17:59 PM
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(8 times this month, 28 times this year)

New emergency door release valve on the underframe of a BTH carriage

The fleet of H set carriages have been progressively fitted with new door motors in the past year or so, in an effort to address the doors coming open while in motion.

8 December 2015 17:51 PM
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(7 times this month, 35 times this year)

Carriage BCH134 from set SH34 in the middle of a 6-car consist

6 November 2015 08:24 AM
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(12 times this month, 38 times this year)

'Vickers Ruwolt' name on the cast steel bogies of an N set carriage

22 October 2015 16:18 PM
Viewed 895 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 56 times this year)

Brand new and clean VLocity roof beside a dirtier classmate

30 July 2015 13:42 PM
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Irregular gaps between peak hour trains at Deer Park: 10, 20, 45 and 48 minutes away

15 July 2015 06:44 AM
Viewed 569 times
(4 times this month, 40 times this year)

V/Line encouraging citybound passengers to change for the City Loop at Southern Cross Station

The message reads 'For City Loop trains, please travel with V/Line to Southern Cross Station and go to platform 9'

15 July 2015 06:44 AM
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(3 times this month, 37 times this year)

Two types of VLocity radio antennae - original type to the left, new ICE type to the right

29 June 2015 08:28 AM
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(1 time this month, 38 times this year)

'V3' stopping mark on the down platform at Wyndham Vale station

Marking the spot where a 3-car Vlocity train should stop, it is six carriages away from the platform exit!

23 June 2015 07:35 AM
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(2 times this month, 73 times this year)

Next train displays now working at the new RRL stations

23 June 2015 07:28 AM
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(2 times this month, 23 times this year)

'Door out of order' notice on a power door fitted N set

22 June 2015 08:54 AM
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(4 times this month, 47 times this year)

'Pull to open' sign on the door of a power door fitted N set

If the door develops a fault, the conductor can turn the sign to 'Door out of order' with their carriage key

22 June 2015 08:46 AM
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(5 times this month, 47 times this year)

Incorrectly displayed 'No trains departing platform 1 for the next hour' message on the new RRL PIDS

22 June 2015 07:57 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 30 times this year)

'Listen for announcements' message displayed on the RRL PIDS

Manually triggered due to the automated messages being inaccurate

22 June 2015 07:49 AM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 47 times this year)

Notice to Little River passengers regarding the 0711 service to Melbourne

The train uses the east line (normally Geelong bound track) as far as Little River, allowing an express service to overtake, so passengers have to board from platform 2.

22 June 2015 07:34 AM
Viewed 574 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 45 times this year)

V/Line 'Don't push your x-ing luck' poster at Little River station

Informing passengers of the new timetable from 21 June 2015 and the increase in trains using the Geelong line

22 June 2015 07:33 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 52 times this year)

'Made in Victoria for Victoria' decal on the windows of VLocity set VL07

15 June 2015 08:13 AM
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(1 time this week, 16 times this month, 83 times this year)

'Heading to the MCG?' flyer displayed on a screen at Tarneit station

Directing V/Line passengers to change at Southern Cross for specific suburban train services

13 June 2015 11:09 AM
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(5 times this month, 44 times this year)
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