E&LS Passenger train from last week- Video!

Give us a run down of what you saw, post pictures if you'd like...any info is welcome.
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E&LS Passenger train from last week- Video!

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Cool video by Jason Asselin following the train with the Baldwin. Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIZrH6Iai1Y.

[youtube]https://youtu.be/MIZrH6Iai1Y[/youtube]

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Re: E&LS Passenger train from last week- Video!

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What is that clicking or ticking noise from the locos. I also hear that noise from some of the GLC locos.
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hoborich wrote:What is that clicking or ticking noise from the locos. I also hear that noise from some of the GLC locos.
Spitter valve, exhausting moisture from the main air reservoir.
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Thanks. It did sound like some kind of spitting. I wasn't sure how to describe it. Some locos do it constantly. Others not so much.
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