Saturday, April 25, 2009
Sunday, February 24, 2008
Wednesday, August 08, 2007
At last, a half decent photograph of the first Mongolian built Trolley Bus. I say first because there are now two.
The latest new trolley bus, 4-002, is shorter than 4-001 the wheel base being the same, I think, but the overhang at the rear TBus being shorter. I will eventually get more technical details, promise. Other big differences are the pantograph cables are controlled from rear of the TBus by tensioners AND this one, 4-002, can run ‘off wire’. 4-002 took me by surprise the other day by overtaking me whilst the cable power was off. Around 6 older TBuses were parked up, stranded by the road side at the time. Not sure whether 4-001 can do that trick!!!
The touch I love is the ‘Made in