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Dec 15 2015 (12:27)   SA/Salem Junction (6 PFs)

Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1679836            Tags   Past Edits
Waiting hall at PF 4 is best ever seen. Newly inaugrated. Total 17 charging points with a seating capacity of 33. Separate hall for ladies & gents with attached toilets, urinals & bathroom which are clean. Also separate toilet for differently abled. Pics are for Gents waiting hall only.

  
1943 views
Aug 28 2016 (07:24)
VIVEK SHENOY   551 blog posts   270 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 1679836-2            Tags   Past Edits
I think they now made it AC hall or is it separate? I saw q board regarding AC waiting hall at PF 3 & 4 ☺
  
★  General Travel
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Jul 01 2016 (10:39)   12442/New Delhi - Bilaspur Rajdhani Express (PT) | BSP/Bilaspur Junction (8 PFs) | AJNI/WAP-7/30267
 

Praveen Pkmrm~   306 blog posts   14 correct pred (44% accurate)
Entry# 1913495            Tags   Past Edits
30267 ajni wap7 at bilaspur JN with ndls bsp RAJDHANI exp

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2175 views
Jul 01 2016 (19:22)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1913495-5            Tags   Past Edits
Nice click. Which train on the other side?

  
1845 views
Jul 03 2016 (18:30)
Praveen Pkmrm~   306 blog posts   14 correct pred (44% accurate)
Re# 1913495-6            Tags   Past Edits
Ngp bsp Intercity, Bia 30386
  
★  General Travel
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Jun 29 2016 (12:25)   12823/Chhattisgarh Sampark Kranti Express (PT) | BSP/Bilaspur Junction (8 PFs) | TKD/WAP-7/30396
 

हिंदी मीडियम~   2111 blog posts   36 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 1911159            Tags   Past Edits
NZM bound CGSk waiting for departure at BSP. It came from durg with BIA wap 7 link and went with TKD WAP 7 link already waiting at the katni end thus saving loco reversal time.

  
1036 views
Jun 29 2016 (15:10)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1911159-1            Tags   Past Edits
BIA P7 road number?

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937 views
Jun 30 2016 (12:37)
हिंदी मीडियम~   2111 blog posts   36 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1911159-4            Tags   Past Edits
I was unable to note BIA road no

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Info Update
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Jun 29 2016 (17:19)   12638/Pandian SF Express (PT)
 

Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1911457            Tags   Past Edits
Coach outturn for APR-MAY-JUNE
AC 1A-
AC 2A
AC 3A- 9 Nos
SL- 12 nos
EOG-
...
more...
9 nos
GS- 19 (SG GS, SG GSCN, SG GSCZ)

  
2035 views
Jun 29 2016 (17:57)
Chart Prepared*~   7024 blog posts   167 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 1911457-1            Tags   Past Edits
A very rare south train to see H1 and HA1..

  
2045 views
Jun 29 2016 (17:57)
One Mail~   5016 blog posts   1462 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1911457-2            Tags   Past Edits
9 EOGs.. OMG, till last year, LHB rakes were idle in BBQ yard stating that EOGs were not there, and now it is flow of EOGs..
  
★  Rail Fanning
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Jun 05 2016 (11:00)   12633/Chennai Egmore - Kanyakumari SF Express (PT)
 

One Mail~   5016 blog posts   1462 correct pred (72% accurate)
Entry# 1880829            Tags   Past Edits
Lazy Saturday..
When laziness stuck you, but you mind ask to do RF. Then, Go to Terrace, watch train passing bye, capture it..
Benefit of having flat near track.. Long distance shot with 90% zoom...

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7158 views
Jun 29 2016 (15:29)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1880829-3            Tags   Past Edits
Lucky you. For other RFs deprived of terrace with close proximity of tracks, they just open IRI, see video & like it.

  
7201 views
Jun 29 2016 (17:54)
One Mail~   5016 blog posts   1462 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1880829-4            Tags   Past Edits
Ya. Somewhat lucky. Eventhough i dont do much RF, during free time in evening, used to sit in top of water tank and njoys the trains passing though..
  
★★★  General Travel
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Jun 29 2016 (16:47)  
 

Guest: 2a18fde8   show all posts
Entry# 1911434            Tags   Past Edits
The WAM4, One of India's most Successful Locomotive is on verge of Extinction due to its age. WAM4 will always remain as one of the most successful indigenously designed & built E Loco by Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW). Sharing some of the Memorable pics of my love WAM4.
Pic 1- The first WAM4 20400 (Bhilai shed) resting.
Pic 2- Out of service WAM4 20410 (BRC) shells lying at Electric Loco Shed-Baroda.
Pic
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more...
3- BSL WAM-4 21935 getting ready to depart. It's one of the last few WAM4 made by CLW.
Pic-4- WAM4 21399 (BSL) the Youngest Member of WAM4 family. Anant, a very meaningful name for the last WAM4 ever built.
Source- IRFCA

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795 views
Jun 29 2016 (17:22)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1911434-4            Tags   Past Edits
WAM-4 # 20400 is now used for training ALPs stationed at USL.

  
828 views
Jun 29 2016 (17:23)
Next Target 300 LHB trains^~   81658 blog posts   5226 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1911434-5            Tags   Past Edits
20400 is now 42 year old...

  
847 views
Jun 29 2016 (17:26)
Guest: 2a4ffc48   show all posts
Re# 1911434-6            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks for information Bhai, 20400 was the first WAM4 loco.

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★★★  Rail Fanning
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Jun 22 2016 (17:37)   12621/Tamil Nadu SF Express (PT) | MCI/Manchiryal (3 PFs) | RPM/WAP-4/22887
 

Gowthami Express*^~   7756 blog posts   236 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1903707            Tags   Past Edits
RPM WAP4 22887 accelerates through MCI with 12621 Chennai Central - New Delhi Tamil Nadu S/F Express.

  
3755 views
Jun 29 2016 (15:23)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1903707-1            Tags   Past Edits
rare pic.

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★★★  General Travel
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May 13 2016 (19:29)   12824/Chhattisgarh Sampark Kranti Express | UMR/Umaria (3 PFs) | TKD/WAP-7/30344
 

Praveen Pkmrm~   306 blog posts   14 correct pred (44% accurate)
Entry# 1844996            Tags   Past Edits
Tkd Wap7 30344 arriving umaria with cgsk

  
1167 views
May 13 2016 (20:55)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1844996-1            Tags   Past Edits
Nice click bhai. Not a single passenger from UMR. They should remove this experimental stop.

  
1116 views
May 13 2016 (22:35)
Praveen Pkmrm~   306 blog posts   14 correct pred (44% accurate)
Re# 1844996-2            Tags   Past Edits
Nahi aisa nahi H, asal m ye December ki pic h, aage ka area bahut thanda h isiliye saare 40-50 passenger's peeche h, yaha tak ki m hi passenger tha isme uss din

  
1961 views
May 13 2016 (22:38)
Praveen Pkmrm~   306 blog posts   14 correct pred (44% accurate)
Re# 1844996-3            Tags   Past Edits
Aur iske aane se pehle, kalinga utkal saare general k passenger's ko utha leti h, iska fare jaada h isiliye sab utkal m chale jaate h

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Jun 28 2016 (14:29)
हिंदी मीडियम~   2111 blog posts   36 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1844996-15            Tags   Past Edits
Iske peeche anuppur umaria shahdol daily commuters association [ mst holders] ka hath hai. Ye bahut strong association hai jiske unchi pahuch hai. Kal unka ek member bol raha tha ki is train ka time unke office timing ko suite karta hai is liye unne iska stoppage karwaya

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Rail Fanning
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May 19 2016 (21:38)   12216/Mumbai Bandra (T.) - Delhi Sarai Rohilla Garib Rath Express (PT)
 

Rishab Choudhary   240 blog posts
Entry# 1854843            Tags   Past Edits
[New Generation]BRC WAP-5 12216 DEE Garib-rath express & That time i was shocked that wap-5 was with bdts to delhi garib rath express at borivali station (mumbai)

  
2298 views
May 21 2016 (11:51)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1854843-1            Tags   Past Edits
WAP-5 is regular with this train as afr as I know. Very few premier trains are now hauled with P5.

  
2265 views
May 21 2016 (12:45)
♕ ❤️ ⚡ WAP5™ ⚡ ❤️ ♕   6505 blog posts   278 correct pred (91% accurate)
Re# 1854843-2            Tags   Past Edits
There are good number of premier trains with WAP5.
1. Shatabdis are also premier trains. Most of them are hauled by WAP5.
2. Gatimaan.
3. Durontos (most of them).
4. Couple of Rajdhanis.
Many
...
more...
more to come...........

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2150 views
May 22 2016 (16:47)
Rishab Choudhary   240 blog posts
Re# 1854843-4            Tags   Past Edits
yes
  
★★  General Travel
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May 18 2016 (13:15)  
 

सचिन शर्मा سچن شرما*^   5072 blog posts   93 correct pred (69% accurate)
Entry# 1852509            Tags   Past Edits
rail fact : a electric engine consume 39000 units of electricity in one hour , which cost 59000 rs/hr . railway gets electricity on subsidized rates around 1.2 or 1.8 rs per unit .

17 posts - Wed May 18, 2016

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May 18 2016 (19:49)
CA~   929 blog posts   13 correct pred (56% accurate)
Re# 1852509-19            Tags   Past Edits
i am not talking about cost of loco....i was talking about cost of electricity used by E-LOCO in 1 hr

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1169 views
May 18 2016 (20:38)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1852509-22            Tags   Past Edits
Still the total cost of operating diesel traction will come out to be far less than that with electric loco. Also the diesel loco is more flexible.

  
1124 views
May 18 2016 (21:10)
CA~   929 blog posts   13 correct pred (56% accurate)
Re# 1852509-23            Tags   Past Edits
bhai agar aisi baat hai then why IR is moving to Electric era??

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836 views
May 19 2016 (08:09)
Science is better than Engineering and Technology*^~   13734 blog posts   2 correct pred (100% accurate)
Re# 1852509-27            Tags   Past Edits
then IR need not went to EMD technology. compare to construction of new line and electrification. latter is just less than 10% so it is more are like treated as up gradation. Diesel locos off coarse more flexible but there r many stretches which doesnt need that. apart from loco even NG has for flexibility of very narrow sharp curves. so consider that fact too.

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May 21 2016 (11:49)
♕ ❤️ ⚡ WAP5™ ⚡ ❤️ ♕   6505 blog posts   278 correct pred (91% accurate)
Re# 1852509-41            Tags   Past Edits
Transfer price of locos :-
WDG4 (4000 HP) - 11.7 crores (2010)
WDP4 (4000 HP) - 11.4 crores (2010)
WDP4B (4500 HP) - ?
WDG4 (4500 HP) - ?
WAG9
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more...
- 12.6 crores (2013)
WAP7 - 12.83 crores (2013)
WAP5 - 13.8 crores (2013)
WDP4D (4500 HP) - 14.38 crores
WDG4D (4500 HP) - 14.73 crores
WAG9i - ?
WAG9Hi - ?
WAP7i - ?
WAP7i (HOG) - ?
WAP5i - ?
WAP5i (HOG) - Coming soon! - ?

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