M1s at Pueblo, CO

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M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by vingong » Wed Dec 09, 2015 6:09 am

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Please forgive me if this has been addressed before. It appears to be a wrecked M1 on the ground at the Transportation Technology Center in Pueblo, CO. Coordinates are 38 26 38.0N 104 17 25.9W.
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Re: M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by RGlueck » Wed Dec 09, 2015 9:35 am

Very interesting find! Thank you!

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Re: M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by DutchRailnut » Wed Dec 09, 2015 9:56 am

some pictures are 3 to 6 years old, but yes several cars went to Pueblo's TTC for crash testing
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Re: M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by MattAmity90 » Wed Dec 09, 2015 10:09 am

OW! That hits me in the heart! :(
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Re: M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by Bad Luck » Wed Dec 09, 2015 1:18 pm

Years ago, there were some videos on Youtube showing these M1s with former Amtrak F40s getting thrown together as well. Neat find.

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Re: M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by jackintosh11 » Wed Dec 09, 2015 7:04 pm

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXu4mb ... 8cuxblPB9g Videos, including SEPTA time lapses.

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Re: M1s at Pueblo, CO

Post by Crabman1130 » Wed Dec 09, 2015 7:23 pm

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