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Chinese Trains

Chinese Trains

In response to Iain’s request here are some of the photos I took in China. They’re mostly the high speed train including one which shows what happens to a bird when it hits a 200mph train! Plus a couple of commuter trains and some infrastructure.

There are some small vids as well but I don’t know how to post them.

I will post a separate bit on the Shanghai MagLev.

It won’t let me load the photos as they’re too big

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PantoPete

Recently retired to the south coast where I'm building a large, fictitious layout called Bartlesham in my garage. It is modern, industrial with an intermodal container depot at one end, a cement works in the middle and a chalk quarry at the other end.

8 Comments

  1. Iain

    Hi Pete,
    that looks an impressive train. Thank you for sharing 🙂 The max size for photos that can be uploaded is 200MB. If some photos are larger they may get rejected by the system.

    Regards

    Iain

  2. PantoPete

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    I’ll try loading them individually. This is a distant view

    • Iain

      Very sleek looking train.

  3. PantoPete

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    On the move with evidence of bird strike on the nose

    • Iain

      Good reference photo 🙂

  4. PantoPete

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    It seems I can load bigger photo files as a comment than I can in an article.
    This is a picture of the special track

  5. PantoPete

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    Also as a curiosity in the Shanghai MagLev museum they had quite a good model of the system if anybody fancies replicating it.

    • Iain

      I seem to recall a German or Japanese model company produced a model maglev system. Certainly would make for a different model.

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