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China builds fastest commuter train

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China builds fastest commuter train

Postby fisticuffs » Wed Dec 28, 2011 9:46 am

http://jalopnik.com/5871364/this-chines ... n-airliner

Clearly their economy will collapse because of this. It may not have done 310mph but I sure would have liked to one day take one a train from Madison to Chicago, or the Twin Cities, or Milwaukee for a Brewer game. Maybe that makes me some sort of elitist tree hugging socialist. I don't care.
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Re: China builds fastest commuter train

Postby Ned Flanders » Wed Dec 28, 2011 10:44 am

Fast-forward to next week in China...

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Re: China builds fastest commuter train

Postby fisticuffs » Wed Dec 28, 2011 10:46 am

That looks like a photo of the crumbling rail infrastructure here in the US Ned. At least Google long enough to show a crash with some Chinese on the cars.
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Re: China builds fastest commuter train

Postby Ned Flanders » Wed Dec 28, 2011 10:56 am

OK. Bretter?
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Re: China builds fastest commuter train

Postby Igor » Wed Dec 28, 2011 11:24 am

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Re: China builds fastest commuter train

Postby Ned Flanders » Wed Dec 28, 2011 11:30 am

Igor wrote:Image


Post "Made in China" :lol:
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Re: China builds fastest commuter train

Postby Stebben84 » Wed Dec 28, 2011 12:33 pm

Ned Flanders wrote:
Igor wrote:Image


Post "Made in China" :lol:


And in the US, a whole wopping 5 people died because of trains from January to September. You have to plug in your query, but for fatalities involving a train that were not employees, it's 5.


http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/officeofs ... sabbr.aspx

Ned we'll see you in the next thread cause we all know your M.O.
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