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Blog Entry# 2992802
Posted: Jan 11 2018 (23:53)

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VTU is one of worst uinversities in Indi^~   1487 blog posts   1056 correct pred (66% accurate)
Entry# 2992802            Tags   Past Edits
Do you think passenger/express trains between Mumbai and Pune/Daund should get WAP/WAG locos instead of WCAM locomotive
Yes5%1
No53%10
Maybe42%8
Can't say0%0

  
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Jan 12 2018 (00:02)
Somanko is really spellbound by 12727 cleanliness^~   7540 blog posts   7977 correct pred (92% accurate)
Re# 2992802-1            Tags   Past Edits
Sir according to me WCAM should be used as bankers and when WAG/WAP is not available then as Offlink. But if they are used a regular link in few trains that is OK. So I have opted maybe.

  
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Jan 12 2018 (00:12)
VTU is one of worst uinversities in Indi^~   1487 blog posts   1056 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 2992802-2            Tags   Past Edits
Not some trains all the trains b/w Mumbai-pune/Daund run with WCAM loco long distance, Intercity, passengers as well

  
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Jan 12 2018 (00:19)
Somanko is really spellbound by 12727 cleanliness^~   7540 blog posts   7977 correct pred (92% accurate)
Re# 2992802-3            Tags   Past Edits
Sir I suggested for the future. I travelled by Tapovan Exp. From CSTM to Manmad as you mentioned WCAM was the link. :)

  
Jan 12 2018 (09:45)
HOG WAM4 WAP1~   3704 blog posts
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Not necessary. There is no performance difference. WCAM3 locomotives are very well suited to the ghat route and there are crews and Loco sheds/trip sheds that are very well trained in handling these locomotives. And all trains originating towards Pune/Daund get a LC or LR anyways at these stations and using a WCAM instead of a WAP/WAG won't make any difference in the operation time. So, let the WCAM's rule the ghat sections for the duration of their codal life. No need to relegate locomotives in perfect working condition to minor duties.

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