5970 5732 Harv Kahn Lorraine Maruska 5767 6097 Brian J. Cudahy 5946 [LIRR Yards] 952 5494 5985 5786 5757 5572 6027 Chris M. 1121 Kareem Williams 5548 Add to Cart. 954 6138 6xxx 5867 5920 Doug Grotjahn Neil Feldman Add to Cart. Tony Mirabella 6028 5503 1220 Hit end of tunnel wall at 179th St., 6/4/1987. 5560 A full length train (600 feet) of 75 footers is 8 cars long, which gives 32 door openings per side. NYC Subway car types are referred to by their contract number, and in the case of yesterday’s A train accident, these were R46 type cars. 1190/506,etc 5689 1990 6250/6048 6030 6020 5987 5736 6188 700 5614 5748 2016 650 6226 5590 6189 BMT Astoria Line 6159 552 Robert Taylor The R46 was the second order of 75-foot cars to be ordered for the New York City Subway, after the R44s. 884 5926 6200 960 5805 2013 Robbie Rosenfeld 6098 5936 5658 6167 5973 6176 1999 Christopher Sattler 6005 6011 5954 Dante D. Angerville 5894 951 6210 5746 5883 These cars can also be … 6232 Chris C. Shaffer 6048 5588 506 5870 5848 5784 The R46 order was 754 cars, numbered from 500-1278. The cracking became so bad that on June 14, 1979, New York City Mayor Koch ordered R46s with trucks that had two or more cracks out of service. 2015 1978 Hal Smith Collection 1254 Brian Lee 1214 6065 6238 5754 6088 5752 5785 1086 5821 6256 5544 Add to Compare. 5928 5880 5510 6095 567 5840 5512 608 IND 63rd Street Line 5684 Al Bennett, Jr. 5672 numbers "blind"); 6206-6207 is an A-B set, 6208-6258 (even numbers 1075 1090 Constantine Steffan 5712 Danny Molina 5954/5955 5654 5664 The R46 married pairs (AA) were, I believe, intended for the G train when it still operated six-car trains (AAABBA configuration.) 754 5998 796 Jose Garrido 6206 5716 5694 1006 5900 5764 526 Conduct the Broadway Local with your very own wooden R Train! 5814 6022 6110 Wayne Whitehorne 804 Anthony J. Liccese To Asha and many other members of the community, the train and its cars were more than a piece of public transpiration or part of a daily commute. 5972 1228 754,etc Bill Demo 690 5525 6148 There were 200 R68A cars built from 1988–89. 5636 2018 Max S. 1048 5832 5662 6205 940 Jon Lebowitz 5854 Rating: 0%. Add to Compare. 1081 5700/5510 5952 6016 980 5622 5586 5538 894 The R46 train car was built in 1975 and later refurbished in the early 1990s. 6056 5568 From 1989 to 1992, Morrison-Knudsen rebuilt the R46 fleet. 5735 These cars, as well as the previous R44 were 75 feet (23 m) long. Steve Kreisler 5882 They first entered into service in April 1988 on the D train. 5802 Wil Brubaker 6118 5974 5539 5606 1054 order. 5616/5554 5836 1106 5660 5706 5942 5804 548 The more than 1,200 cracks that had been found by that day were classified into seven types. 5609 5592 Jordan Blackshear Ylder Riza 6076 Jeffrey Ornstein Emmanuel Robinson 698 5967 5868 900 6170 The R46 is a New York City Subway car that operates on the IND and BMT routes of the New York City Subway. 5992 1072 5511 5587 896 5950 5948 The R46s are arranged in linked sets. 1995 695 6012 6146 606 So I have removed this from here and replaced this with the erlier A train image. Todd Glickman 5692 Add to Wish List. 985 5621 5911 1244 An A Train in R46 Service at Inwood-207th Street.jpg 4,608 × 3,456; 6.76 MB An R46 train on the (A) at Far Rockaway.jpg 2,048 × 1,529; 462 KB Aqueduct - North Conduit Avenue From The Racetrack Station.jpg 4,000 × 3,000; 2.86 MB Issue: Customer Communication The AC line lacks the communications infrastructure necessary to enable centralized service management and customer information delivery via next train countdown clocks on platforms. 5602 618 5807 5519 Dennis Axenov 568 893 730 1079 5513 2006 5819 George Cuhaj By the end of 1979, numerous other flaws in the R46 fleet were found, and the Transit Authority filed another US$80 million charge against Pullman Standard and a number of other subcontractors. 5749 "A" car 6212 was substituted for 6062, leaving mate 6214 in storage and 6062 unlikely to be repaired. 5520 Train Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. 5582 6182 5842 IND Queens Boulevard Line NYC Subway Wooden C Train . 5960 680 However, there are two chief disadvantages to the R46 and R68 fleets, both due to their 75 foot lengths. 5542 In late July 1979, inspectors reported that steel was wearing away at the spot where the car body was joined to the truck, and that this could be potentially unsafe. John Urbanski Paul Ferbrache 5898 6172 5629 5589 5806 5872 R68A is a class of New York City Subway cars that were built in Kobe, Japan by Kawasaki Rail Car Company. 6192 1264 6158 1031 6086 1142 Anthony Modesto Filip Matuska 5640 John Barnes Christopher Henderson Steve Hoskins The F train image is too old and it is too shadded. 5617 544 6114 6002 965 5696 6152 5783 1991 Pablo Maneiro 5578 6090 5713 1096 6202 5541 5884 816 5482-6205 in 4-car sets (A-B-B-A; even numbers have cabs; odd 6122 1076 5830 6232/6148 5880-5881 5496/6032 Lowest number usually divides only by two. Highest number is odd. George Chiasson Jr. 5623 As a result of the strike and other problems, the last of the R46s were deployed in December 1978, three years behind schedule. 5782 5860 759 R68As are currently assigned to the B and Q. 6072/6042 6186 5559 2011 Emmanuel Nicolas 5502 By this time, the number of cracks found on the trucks almost doubled, from 889 cracks logged in February 1979 to 1,700 in March 1980. 6204 Accident between a "G" and "R" local train on Queens Boulevard, 11/20/1997; repaired and returned to service. 5596 692 5990 Mike L. Adam Kaminsky 5823 6128 Mike Scott 1080 6153 1262 5624 6104 5501 5708 6228 5504 5994 1067 5530 Since the overhaul, the reliability of the R46 has vastly improved and the R46 fleet is no longer considered to be the lemon that it once was. DeAndre Burrell 1049 6126 In the early 2020s, replace the remaining A R46 fleet with the new car order of R211’s. 5610 Jorge Catayi 5574 David Tropiansky 6171/6170 555x 770 6164 5756 6115 772 6230 5924 957 1174 5850 Richard Brome 6021 792 Michael Kuperberg 6129 630 986 6124 5702 532 5912 1266 802 1097 614 Stuart Gitlow NYC Subway Wooden B Train . Even cars with cabs are A cars, odd cars (without cabs) are B cars. 5747 6142 1985 5551 6026 6214 6168 6062 5529 6144 Nicholas Noel 6136 5844 5579 564 5993 1218 The R62A is a New York City Subway car model built between 1984 and 1987 by Bombardier Transportation for the A Division. Robert Nowakowski 5691 Add to Wish List. This lawsuit invalidated an agreement made with Pullman by executive director John G. DeRoos for US$1.5 million in spare parts to remedy the defects. 5874 2007 5685 5500 Gary Chatterton 5986 6066 Ryan Rubino IND Fulton Street Line 6220 1243 5958 To keep track of their structural issues, R46 trucks had to be inspected several times a week. 882 5876 6179 BMT 4th Avenue Line 6018 1180 Zach Summer, Any 5608 5982 Photo by David Pirmann, August 2000. 5775 890 6105 The cars were 5553 5957 5857 A full length 60 footer has 10 cars, or 40 door openings per side. Derailment due to vandalism at 14th Street/8th Avenue on 9/20/2020. 1057 Jie Wen Li 5925 6162 935 A total of 825 cars were built, arranged as sets of three, four, or five cars per … 5595 1242 Christopher Esposito 5552 5886 866 6130 Michael Pompili 6001 NYCTA R-46 electric subway train. They were painted in a special red, white and blue livery in recognition of the nation's Bicentennial. 5916 Booker Arnold Vinny LaFaro 1226 So the F train image was very old and dated from 2007.talk 14:37, 24 September 2018 (UTC) While most R44s had Westinghouse propulsion, the R46 had General Electric propulsion. Steve Zabel 5858 5600 The R68A is a B Division New York City Subway car order consisting of 200 cars built between 1988 and 1989 by Kawasaki Rail Car Company in Kobe, Japan, with final assembly done at the Kawasaki plant in Yonkers, New York. 6117 5816 The R46 is a good train with some more good years of service left in it and it is liked by most regular train riders. Mark S. Feinman 1113 5528 6248 5834 5522 5914 5655 5888 1250 987 6100 5734 5865 Data below is for the 8 cars consist. 5917 2009 5686 1238 Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. 643 While most R44s had Westinghouse propulsion, the R46 had General Electric propulsion. Matthew Shull 5838 5687 NYC Subway Wooden R Train (R46) Be the first to review this product . 6244 634 5878-5881 5955 I say change the picture. Marc A. Hermann / Metropolitan Transportation Authority 6096 891 2004 only) are A-A sets.Cars in sets are numbered in consecutive 5671 IND Crosstown Line 5728 2005 5597 6073 David M. This train and its contents are released under the Creative Commons CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license. 824 5634 5484 Aliandro Brathwaite 6040 After overhaul, the R46 fleet featured LCD destination signs. 5670 737 6050 6017 500 5724 5482 515 5570 746 5524 1246 6044 1152 Gail Pickett Oswaldo C. 556 955 5509 Matthew Tanglao 5980 799 5516 LIRR Main Line 5656 6193 5581 Remember the A took almost all of the R46s from the F from January 2009 to June 2010. 680/681 5652 The cars were built in La Pocatière, Quebec, with final assembly done in Auburn, New York and Barre, Vermont, under a license from Kawasaki Heavy Industries, manufacturer of the previous R62 order. $15.95. Glenn L. Rowe Richard Chase 1084 1256 In September 1980, two cracks of a type not seen before were found on the trucks. 898 5870/5871 5491 They entered service between 1930 and 1940, and remained in service until they were replaced between 1970 and … BMT Franklin Shuttle BMT Culver Line Gerald H. Landau Because of these problems, all R46s had to be checked three times a week for truck cracks. 654 1114 5794 1112 1103 5828 1258 1998 The R46 order initially consisted of 752 cars, each 75 feet (23 m) long, arranged in four-car sets. After the overhaul, the R46s were equipped with LCD side screens and lost their MTA blue stripe paint-scheme. Photo by David Pirmann, August 2000. 5826 1077 5781 1982 1000 5796 5613 $15.95. 5726 6010 620 5700 IND Rockaway Line 5889 5618 David Pirmann Bob Wright 5492 A subway train in New York City jumped the tracks and derailed after hitting debris that was thrown on the tracks, leaving three people with minor injuries, according to officials. Not rebuilt, unit numbers did not carry over into the current fleet. Add to Wish List. Curtis Roach Availability: In stock. An account called the R46s "the most troubled subway car ever purchased". 6196 1224 5862 5531 803 6240 Anthony Maimone 6218 6156 Peter Dougherty John Czarnecky 2000 602 5637 6140 5497 5518 6234 Add to Wish List Add to Compare. 956 5808 5616 1068 6111 2019 6161 Lead car 6062 struck center columns resulting in gashes along the side sills. 5978 IND Concourse Line 1984 1972, Any Eric Oszustowicz 1234 5585 5625 5922 1980 Details. Philip D'Allesandro In February 1978, 889 cracks were found in 547 of the trucks. 5758 6207 IND 6th Avenue Line 5938 6046 1074 5918 5674 616 5984 5841 5495 1-1670. The train comes in two versions: One consists of 8 motorized cars, the other of 4 motorized cars. 666 5615 James Matthews Pullman Standard R46 have round door frames while St Louis Car Company R44 has square door frames. 5554 They replaced the last R10s, R27s, and unrebuilt R30s. Two of the cars (1054 & 941) had been scrapped due to accidents. Alfonso Font, Jr. Posted by Anthony Pardi Jr on Thu Jul 8 00:54:54 1999, in response to Re: R46 "C" Train, posted by aaron on Wed Jul 7 14:52:30 1999. look at the door frames its the easiest of give aways. R46's on the are great,its a nice ride,especially in the rockaways.. R160's on the are nice,but I dont think they should get them just yet. 6082 The fleet is based out of the Coney Island Yard. 706 IND 8th Avenue Line 5822 As a result, the NYCTA minimized use of the R46 fleet. 6024 6108 6190 5964 5490 David of Broadway 1033 974 5908 Mr. Railfan [Emil Luk] 760 Wilfredo Castillo 6014 1206 6154 They are scheduled to remain in service until at least 2015. 6102 897 1078 892 Houser Collection 1104 Only 752 cars were rebuilt by Morrison-Knudsen. The R46s are very similar to the R44s, but the two car types could not run together in the same train. 5725 5498 5583 886 899 Steven Cruz SKU. 5493 R46 L Train R46 L, R44 orange S, & R160 A train in Coney Island Yard R160 A, R62 3, R46 L, R44 orange S in Coney Island Yard R46 (M) Train Leaving Broadway-Laffayete Street(Actually a R46 (C) Train) So yea just saying lol « 5514 1085 5798 6134 5790 516 5594 1088 5682 1252 693 Willie Rosenberg https://train.fandom.com/wiki/R46?oldid=3900. South Brooklyn Railway, Any 6054 6068 6258, Other ways to view the above table: Excel | Printable, Images from Today's Date in History (World), Bus Transportation - Bus Photo Collection, New Technology Trains (R-142, R-142A, R-188), New Technology Trains (R-143, R-160A, R-160B, R-179), The Interborough Fleet, 1900-1939 (Composites, Hi-V, Low-V), The BMT Fleet (Elevated, Subway, Experimental), https://www.nycsubway.org/w/index.php?title=R-46_(Pullman-Standard,_1974-1975)&oldid=10243. 5534 5635 2003 Chao-Hwa Chen 5852 1212 Posted by Train Dude on Mon Sep 17 08:55:50 2012, in response to R44 & R46 P-wire., posted by Flxible Metro on Sun Sep 16 23:04:37 2012. edf40wrjww2msgDetail:detailStr fiogf49gjkf0d 5567 Sidney Keyles 5642 Chris Leverett 1981 6174 6061 5774 Professor J 6254 6236 1091 5753 6242 5498/5499 961,650,640,1143,etc 1192 6224 5778 6063 2010 5738 The R46 Rockwell truck mess continued into 1980. 5532 6058 936 5483 5988 5751 5800 BMT Broadway Line 6120 Justin Gaddy 6112 R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-1975) Train of R-46 cars on F service at Smith/9th Street on the IND Crosstown Line. 1051 6034 5742 See detailed roster below for the original numbers. 1010 5604 6074 6060 1194 Daniel Negron Guys stop making mean comments about me and the R110b were not made by me and are not mine the are my friend's older brother who is also a train fanatic 5523 5768 5576 1986 5934 1115 5776 5648 6092 5976 Ed Watson/Arthur Lonto Collection Edward R. Coffey 966 5571 5944 6207/6246 5683 1034 6008 5620 5146 1977 5508 5744 5809 5843 5526 5932 5779 945 5556 6080 6072 6106/6144 Alize Jarrett $15.95. 1268 The A Eighth Avenue Express is a rapid transit service in the B Division of the New York City Subway.Its route emblem, or "bullet", is colored blue since it uses the IND Eighth Avenue Line in Manhattan.. 1240 David-Paul Gerber 1108 6166 5723 Richard Panse 5632 6103 1989 1028 6121 By 1978, there had been cracks found in 264 R46 trucks. Add to Cart. Issues with the R46 fleet dated back to delivery, as part of the 754-car order was significantly behind schedule due to a strike at the builder, Pullman Standard. 2014 Joe Butler 994 5840/6130 After they were rebuilt in 1989–92, they were renumbered to 5482-6258. 5499 510 600 Built by the Pullman Standard Company between 1975 and 1978 — note the earth-tone color scheme and faux wood paneling — the R46 remains a mass-transit mainstay to this day. 6184 5703 6036 6132 5714 6197 5666 1002 Jim Durney 5893 6208 511 5892 5730 5698 5931 Josh Lubchansky 5680 BMT West End Line 629 5887 Leonard Wilson 5486 1221 5564 5550 5930 5496 507 Stewart Milstein 5720 Amanda Marsh 6004 5628 Gin Yee 5630 6042 5995 5650 5488 5772 2002 6160 5996 1111 2020 5717 1093 1260 800 5968 1102 6175 5750 876 640 6198 5506 1116 5676 5810 6094 682 6064 142 Add to Compare. She explains that she titled the distinct shoe after the car since it runs on the A train line, a train built in 1932 which connected the black communities in Brooklyn and Harlem to each other. 5521 John Dooley 828 Michael Hodurski 979 5575 658 5866 1101 1987 626 962 1117 5989 5902 1058 5558 513 A total of 200 cars were built, arranged in four-car sets. 1204 Michael Tricarico 1098 Phillip Lee During overhaul the blue stripe on the side of the car was removed, resulting in the appearance of an entirely unpainted carbody (The fiberglass ends remain painted silver to match with the stainless sides). Rating: 0%. BMT Brighton Line 888 Since the G only runs 4 cars, G trains are now generally ABBA or AAAA. 5645 58xx 5824 814 Robert Mencher Here's my original catch of the R46 couplin' process at Ozone Park/Lefferts Boulevard! The R46 for OpenBVE, Version 3.0 Train programming & Sounds by error46146 Exterior view & Panel by Rikabs Animations by CT1660 Full credits can be found within the train. 6106 Brian Weinberg 6006 They were built by Pullman Standard in Chicago, Illinois in 1975–78. 1050 5626 They were built by Pullman Standard in Chicago, Illinois in 1975–78. 5710 6084 5740 The A operates at all times. 5688 6191 5812 2008 805 1036 5638 1055 961 5771 Oren H. 6091 958 5584 Designated R46 by their procurement contract, these cars, along with the R44 subway car built by St. Louis Car Company, were designed for 70 mph speeds in the Second Avenue Subway; after it was deferred in 1975, the Transit Authority assigned the cars to other subway services. 6078 Joe Testagrose 5690 Ed McKernan Qty: Add to Cart. 1776 5532/5780 1053 BMT Sea Beach Line I feel the should've gotten them over the due to the fact that the is a 100% local route and is 2 times longer then the ,and the R46's could've went on the .I do know that the was supposed to get the R160's in June but they changed there minds for some reason. Joe Mirabella 5890 982 6178 5xxx 684 5562 983 5762 Andrew Johnson Trevor Logan Franklin B. Roberts 6203 887 1029 1109 1997 1976 1046/961/692 5653 554 5839 5612 5983 582 not renumbered in order. 5538/5822 1988 557 6212 5396 5792 Introducing the R46 subway car. 2001 5704 5705 2017 508 801 6150 5919 Paul P. 964 5603 970 Other improvements included the rebuild of all mechanical systems, making the R46 more compatible with other cartypes. 6246 Cars originally 500-1227 (all), 1228-1278 (even). 689 691 5864 Robert Marrero 5577 6180 5580 One R-46 … Bill E. 1975 5991 5788 5678 6032 6194 5644 1038 $15.95. 6116 1119 6216 Peter Ehrlich 5540 842 Train of R-46 cars on F service at Smith/9th Street on the IND Crosstown Line. 5643 928 Interior 56xx These cars, as well as the previous R44 were 75 feet (23 m) long. 5755 The train and its cars were a … 6252 1020 5815 Any 1035 6085 5673 838 694 Chris Reidy 5760 6007 530 In July 1979 Pullman Standard informed the TA that the hand brake assemblies for the R46 could be faulty and they should be removed. 6038 1996 968 During the Bicentennial period, they were temporarily numbered 1776 and 1976. 6119 1047 1993 David M. Kelly 5966 1030 5610/5818 5855/5857 604 984 5646 5904 In March 1977, a crack was found in the frame of one of the lightweight Rockwell trucks resulting in a motor breaking loose from the truck, striking an axle. 6147 5611 Lee Winson 5536 5846 1059 6015 5818 5533 5940 1056 Just as the R44 put the St. Louis Car Company out of the passenger car business, the R46 order put Pullman Standard out of business. 5722 5956 2012 5777 Denilson Gomez 6070 681 906 The R46 is a New York City Subway car that operates on the IND and BMT routes of the New York City Subway. The mod includes a brand-new, custom sound set, asset versions, and fully rendered interiors. When delivered, these two cars carried a commemoration as the 200th and 201st cars of the series to be delivered. 5718 5766 5962 1100 1126 People find a way on any train to get on and off, and the dwell time is something like 8 seconds longer at Lex., 5th Av, and a few other stations on the 75 footers vs. the 60 footers. 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