Re: TAN: Tram and light rail gradients in Sydney.
  Mal Rowe


On 09/07/2024 12:03, 'Geoff Olsen' via TramsDownUnder wrote:
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> That curve/grade combination looks like it could provide a challenge in poor weather conditions particularly. Do the cars currently operating in Melbourne ever have problems negotiating it?

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I have never been aware of any problems and I travelled regularly to work on that route for several years.

It's a relatively short grade, just steep.

The E's certainly don't have any problems - even when running as coupled sets!

The attached pic by Yuri Sos shows that.

Mal Rowe - who would not expect a C2 to use that curve

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