Mixing Series

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Mixing Series

Postby KTHW » Fri Aug 10, 2018 6:18 am

Does anyone know if Metro has a policy against mixing different series of cars together? I just saw a 2k/6k train and it made me realize that I hadn’t seen any mixed trains since the 1k and 4K trains were retired. My thought is that there might be a shortage of cars right now so they have to take what they can get.
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Re: Mixing Series

Postby davinp » Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:48 am

Metro GM had said that would stop mixing railcars now that the 1K and 4K's are retired.
There is no need to mix cars and they don't work well together when mixed. 2K/3K should not be mixed with a 6K car.
I saw that train too, but it's also rare a mixed set these days.
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