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This is my cities new trams,
say something nice about them.

also, they call them trains officially.

inb4 lol bombardier.
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I love KW. All my qts are from there
That's funny. All my exes live in Texas.
>opening delayed from November 2017 to December 2018 thanks to Bombardier not having the trains ready despite the contract being signed four years ago

Bombardier strikes again.
Surely there are penalties or something for that long of a delay. That's disgusting.
Sorry but KW Mennonite qts are a lot better

You are in charge of Trump’s infrastructure budget. What do you build?
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>4 is larger than 3
>3 is still a big number
>Heh, backward Drumpfkin states take federal money to make ends meet
Also you:
>Perfectly fine that every blue state does the same thing,
Hey retard, where do you think the Federal Money comes from the first place? Blue states are wealthier and their citizens provide more of their money to the federal government. Then the Federal government gives out that money to each state. However, the wealthy blue states are more self-reliant and thus don't take as much as the the red states, where that money goes to pay for your dumbass's food stamps while you rant about welfare queens on Indonesian fingerpainting forums.
Thanks for proving that you're fucking illiterate.
>>That holds true in pretty much every major metro in the U.S.
IE. Usa drivers can't drive.

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would they actually expect you to help or are they just memeing?
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You can get someone to help if you single them out individually to help. If you ask 'someone' for help, no-one will help. If you're unconscious and need help you're fucked.
thats a big door
What? Of course I'll help in any way I can.
This is called the "Bystander Effect" and is dangerous if nobody actually does anything. Make sure you take action yourself or instruct a specific individual to do so if you're ever in such a scenario. Even if it's dialling 000/999/911/112 yourself, it might save someone's life.

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how does /n/ feel about this?
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>Straya hasn't lost ever
Hold this L, bogan
Fuck her. She could have moved her feet to humour him, then when he fucked off, she could have put them back up if she wanted. Instead, she thought she was going to stick it to the man. She'd a fucking retard.
He's a dick.
Two wongs makes a fuck off. Or something.
don't worry anon, i got the half life reference
>police telling you to be quiet at a library
This sounds like a sketch.
I know it.

Squeaker maggots won't get the reference.

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What are the most interesting rail journeys out there?
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Wait. There are still luxury train journeys? I picture all of these train rides as being typical trans-europe shit?
I don't know, do you?
There's quite a few, list of a few here

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You guys think using Uber as a main way of getting to and from work is a good idea? Say if my job is 15 - 30~ minutes away, would it be a dumb thing to do?
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>some seppos actually believe this
I've tried to uber to work before but what always happens is they end up getting stuck in gridlock and not being able to pick me up, or taking a retarded route and getting stuck in traffic. Uber is a terrible service.
Uber as commuting is very expensive

Give us your city and the general locations of your home and work (neighborhood level). That can help us figure out what you need.
Have you seen the Top Gear episode with bikes?
the one where hampster beat them all to the airport on a bike?

anyone got any new news on this? I heard from someone recently that one was built as a black project and the air force wants them to replace the C-130. Given the lack of any recent information on it, I wouldn't be surprised if Boeing shelved it instead.
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I feel like I made this exact thread in a past life.
The Blackhawk had a worse test and active duty record.

But you know, keep being retarded.
Better retire every helicopter in use then.
How is that rear prop going to live with the wash from the front one?
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gonna be so bad ass!

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Post your favorite F40 schemes to piss off a furfag
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Hard to believe. What are they replacing them with?
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Needs bigger rims.
I meant

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Name a country with worse looking trains than the netherlands
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They might be painting the R211 blue not sure tho
The argument I've heard is that it reflects more heat.
While we're on the topic of US subway trains does anyone know why they are pretty much all made as individual cars or married pairs? Why not a single connected, contiguous trainset like everywhere else in the world?
man it's a shame they fucked up the NGR trains, it would've been nice to have seen some nice look trains running around Brisbane for once. Unironically the best looking trains in Australia from the outside
Do you mean open gangway cars?

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Thoughts on ebikes for commuting?
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Why not just setup a HD camera, record to a local storage, and have some grunt go trough it to spot delivery drivers going against traffic flow?
And then close down any offending shops for 1-2 work days?
It would solve a lot of issues, with as lot less paperwork. Maybe even add a ticket fine to owner for failing to properly train his employees.
But i guess gotta do it the shitty way
I want to make one but >laws.

Garbage european laws only allow 250w motors. Why even bother?
How do they regulate it? Is it watts supplied to the motor, motor rating or top speed? There are creative ways around all of those.
Probably 250w output, max speed is 25kmh anyways. It's a load of shit.

I want to do it but sinkin 1200 euros into something that will probably just get confiscated is pointless.

If it goes faster than 25kmh it needs a license plate and a rear view mirror (KEK). Basically becomes a shitty moped.
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This sounds like a decent application for the 5x10^30 cameras that the city already has. I suppose of I'm bored I could go filming on Second Avenue some time...
This would also have been a great application for Google Glass, if it didn't suck so hard.

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Are trains more energy efficient than cars for human transport, basically, which form of transport consumes more watts per km per passenger? Passenger trains certainly have a lot more weight per passenger especially when not fully loaded than cars but on the other hand from what i've heard those big diesel engines are really efficient compared to smaller ones found on cars.
And why do passenger train cars even have to be so goddamn heavy when they aren't transporting anything heavy?
I mean surely they would save a lot of fuel, ie. money, from not having to try and accelerate passenger cars that weigh more than a tank to 100km/h, is there any reason for a passenger car to weigh more than your usual bus?
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Gas yourself you Y*nk.
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>Most people not being able to bike 5 km

Maybe not quickly but shit, biking at 16 kph is 5x as efficient as walking. Most people can walk 1k.
>he Sm3 Pendolino (originally branded as Pendolino S220, and usually referred to simply as the Pendolino) is a class of high-speed body-tilting trains operated by VR Group. It is a member of the Pendolino train family; its design is based on the ETR 460. The first two trainsets were assembled in Finland by Rautaruukki-Transtech in the mid-1990s. The rest of the series of eighteen EMUs were built by FIAT Ferroviaria (later Alstom) between 2000 and 2006.

Its a high speed train, of course its big.
This isn't making 30-50km commuter runs and stopping at multiple suburban railway stations.
This things travels at 200kmh
>Metro and commuter use the exact same rolling stock and infrastucture and seemlessly connect to one another.
Give me one single example of this ever being the case

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Just picked up pic related. 2006 Cannondale F400.
Paid two hundred and fifty canadian pesos at a bike swap. How did I do and what do I need to know?
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No one cares
why roll with the kids when you can shred with the pro's?
not a delta v1000/10
Nice find. Service the fork though
That late 90's look with the fenders is pure kino. Simpler times

Not bad, but if you're a beginner you should sell it, get your money back, and buy something without a headshock. They're harder to service. With a regular hardtail you have roughly 6 million choices for suspension forks

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I am Going to Toronto from the States in July and staying a block from Dundas Square.

How is their public transportation, any tips?

I am also bringing my Hardtail MTB to ride around town / local trails, where are some cool places to ride?

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Montréal is by far the better city. It isn't even close dude
I did not enjoy Montreal as much as I did Toronto. That's just me.
yonge and dundas is literally the busiest and most central spot in town. plenty of transit.
People were rude, it was dirty, and the language barrier didnt help. I dont really have an exact reason why, overall i just really enjoyed Toronto, it was so clean, and friendly, im not a huge smoker, but being able to stop in a dispensary as an american in Toronoto and then go to a weed bar was also awesome

ITT Post Ocean Liners of the 20th century. Pic related.
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She would have made an utterly kino aircraft carrier, desu.
The ship my parents moved to this country in
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Sell it to the Philippine ferry services, or some river ferries in a developing nation.
Cool. I had a grandmother who came to Canada from Scotland after the war on a Canadian Pacific 'Empress' ship. Trying to figure out which one.
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One sad part about living in Philly is seeing this thing rust away just across the street from busy shopping centers.

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Press F to Pay Respects
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>At least I'll be eating it at 200mph doing journeys in half the time as it takes in your cage
Yeah, great, and we pay for that shit with ridiculous taxes that are subsidizing the top 2% of people taking the fast train while everyone else gets a dick in their mouth.
As a eurofag, I'll say that HSR is a fucking SCOURGE on public railways that has done nothing but hurt regular passenger trains, you know, the ones people take to go to work every fucking day, not the ones they take to go to the beach once in a blue moon.
Where do you live?
I want a country and region please

I miss old United Airlines
Roads and airlines are also government subsidized. If you're gonna use the point that passenger rail is subsidized by the government for getting rid of it, you might as well rip up those airport terminals and interstate highways while youre at it.
same :o/

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