Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah
Author: OPRRMS
Date: 01-12-2021 - 19:13

Mr. Goodwrench Wrote:
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> The exhaust stack is still there, as is the prime
> mover. A turbocharger failure usually just throws
> the blades out in all directions. This deal
> involved a HIGH pressure release but no evidence
> of fire; I agree with the air pump or air tank
> failure theory.

The air reservoirs ("air tank," as you call them) are visible in the photos, in place and intact.



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah Railfan Jihad 01-11-2021 - 11:34
  Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah Anon 01-11-2021 - 13:52
  Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah Mike Stimpson 01-11-2021 - 15:09
  Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah Anon 01-11-2021 - 17:10
  Train-catches-fire-explodes-in-wasatch-county SQ REE DUH 01-11-2021 - 15:03
  Re: Train-catches-fire-explodes-in-wasatch-county Anon 01-11-2021 - 17:13
  Re: Train-catches-fire-explodes-in-wasatch-county a/c 01-11-2021 - 17:31
  Re: Train-catches-fire-explodes-in-wasatch-county Go West 01-11-2021 - 17:57
  HUTCH7.62 IS NOT DEAD !!! espee2472 01-11-2021 - 18:07
  Re: Train-catches-fire-explodes-in-wasatch-county OPRRMS 01-11-2021 - 18:29
  Re: Train-catches-fire-explodes-in-wasatch-county Anon 01-12-2021 - 10:12
  Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah Mr. Goodwrench 01-12-2021 - 18:51
  Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah OPRRMS 01-12-2021 - 19:13
  Re: UP AC4400 CW Goes Boom in Utah Dr Zarkoff 01-12-2021 - 19:56
  UP AC4400CWs Were Not Built With EGRs Admiral Electric 01-12-2021 - 23:32
  Re: UP AC4400CWs Were Not Built With EGRs BN Oly 01-13-2021 - 08:17
  Re: UP AC4400CWs Were Not Built With EGRs BN Oly 01-13-2021 - 08:38
  Re: UP AC4400CWs Were Not Built With EGRs Rasputin 01-13-2021 - 16:21
  Re: UP AC4400CWs Were Not Built With EGRs GE SUCKS 01-14-2021 - 21:25


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