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Blog Entry# 1790722
Posted: Apr 05 2016 (10:29)

19 Responses
Last Response: Apr 06 2016 (07:33)
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Apr 05 2016 (10:29)   12050/Gatiman Express | NZM/Hazrat Nizamuddin (9 PFs) | GZB/WAP-5/30007
 
Adittyaa Sharma
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Entry# 1790722            Tags   Past Edits
1 compliments
Down the Memory Lane.
Decorated WAP5 30007 GZB Inaugural Loco Of 12050 H.Nizamuddin - Agra Cantt Gatimaan Express.
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PC - Mohit Tandel

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Apr 05 2016 (16:45)
Guest: 7fc2d13b   show all posts
Re# 1790722-15            Tags   Past Edits
Nice Snaps !!!!!!
30007 is given to Gatimaan .(ABB Livery)
Well & Good.
It's IR's Choice.
But it would be great if 30086 will be given as because it is built for Gatiman by CLW
...
more...
& the dedicated Loco for Gatiman Exp.
However, as speed is 160km/hr any WAP-5 can do it
BUT
If more speed is required then I think 30086 is the best Choice.
However,
I still hope to see 30086 with Gatiman & 12259/12260 too.

Apr 05 2016 (21:19)
KSR Bengaluru Chennai Mail
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Re# 1790722-16            Tags   Past Edits
30008 got damaged in fire and its shell was used for 30013.

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Apr 06 2016 (03:36)
Sushimmukul Chakraborty~   358 blog posts
Re# 1790722-17            Tags   Past Edits
what is the yellow strip for on the locomotive(on the bottom red strip)?

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Apr 06 2016 (07:22)
Adittyaa Sharma
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Re# 1790722-18            Tags   Past Edits
It is a signature of recognise WAP5.

Apr 06 2016 (07:33)
wap5clw   82 blog posts
Re# 1790722-19            Tags   Past Edits
Yellow strip is a reflective tape which has been fixed all across the rake as well. it reflects light when you are standing far away. Very common on trucks in up North. Predominantly being done so that Pway people are able to see from far that the train is approaching.

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