BMT Franklin Shuttle To keep track of their structural issues, R46 trucks had to be inspected several times a week. 5613 $15.95. 5635 759 604 Train Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. 1997 5680 746 While most R44s had Westinghouse propulsion, the R46 had General Electric propulsion. 5615 Franklin B. Roberts 6179 1258 6126 5610/5818 IND 63rd Street Line Andrew Johnson Houser Collection 5880-5881 5546 886 6236 Daniel Negron 899 5726 Robbie Rosenfeld 1036 David M. Kelly BMT Broadway Line LIRR Main Line Lead car 6062 struck center columns resulting in gashes along the side sills. 548 5868 897 5490 5488 1262 Oswaldo C. 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. 5990 982 951 5782 Marc A. Hermann / Metropolitan Transportation Authority 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. Add to Cart. Mike L. Dante D. Angerville 1121 The R62A is a New York City Subway car model built between 1984 and 1987 by Bombardier Transportation for the A Division. 5830 Ylder Riza 2005 5532/5780 5970 804 5671 5775 Richard Panse 6073 630 6180 6162 Brian Lee 5781 5583 5866 5954 5621 6178 5572 6042 5883 DeAndre Burrell 5717 1991 730 Al Bennett, Jr. 5858 1242 5942 6116 5753 Booker Arnold 5802 2007 5632 5844 1256 However, there are two chief disadvantages to the R46 and R68 fleets, both due to their 75 foot lengths. 754,etc 142 5956 1006 935 5634 6121 5828 5843 5880 5980 1088 5809 6120 640 842 5493 Hal Smith Collection 5506 5512 Amanda Marsh 5916 6050 6220 They entered service between 1930 and 1940, and remained in service until they were replaced between 1970 and … 983 The more than 1,200 cracks that had been found by that day were classified into seven types. 2012 6161 The A operates at all times. 5749 5511 5644 5920 Lorraine Maruska 1028 5786 5603 799 6040 6168 Josh Lubchansky 2001 693 Accident between a "G" and "R" local train on Queens Boulevard, 11/20/1997; repaired and returned to service. Photo by David Pirmann, August 2000. 5716 Chao-Hwa Chen Rating: 0%. 5539 5574 Chris C. Shaffer 5738 5524 1246 5518 The R46 order initially consisted of 752 cars, each 75 feet (23 m) long, arranged in four-car sets. 2003 5784 1113 6210 6016 828 5640 629 5600 Nicholas Noel 5744 6070 58xx 985 Mark S. Feinman Mike Scott 603 Because of these problems, all R46s had to be checked three times a week for truck cracks. 5900 5991 554 1989 1096 2000 5691 1116 6189 796 Edward R. Coffey By 1978, there had been cracks found in 264 R46 trucks. 6158 6096 5652 968 5736 5564 6102 896 5498 6128 5510 2016 5624 Peter Ehrlich 5556 5800 The mod includes a brand-new, custom sound set, asset versions, and fully rendered interiors. 1090 680/681 500 5523 1115 6252 6254 Michael Hodurski BMT 4th Avenue Line 1980 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. 5912 1051 5642 NYC Subway Wooden B Train . Philip D'Allesandro 956 6038 IND Rockaway Line Danny Molina 5650 5590 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. The fleet is based out of the Coney Island Yard. 6226 5710 5718 1999 5625 5918 814 1244 5936 5760 6100 Jorge Catayi 680 5618 5654 6080 6085 Richard Chase 5497 5620 5993 David Tropiansky 5596 1108 5788 961 5712 IND Concourse Line 6106 1091 5725 Willie Rosenberg 530 6207 6048 5780 682 6234 5529 Chris Reidy A full length 60 footer has 10 cars, or 40 door openings per side. 5530 In February 1978, 889 cracks were found in 547 of the trucks. 1250 838 The R46 Rockwell truck mess continued into 1980. 1077 These cars, as well as the previous R44 were 75 feet (23 m) long. They were built by Pullman Standard in Chicago, Illinois in 1975–78. 987 Mr. Railfan [Emil Luk] 876 After overhaul, the R46 fleet featured LCD destination signs. 626 2011 6208 6188 6110 5987 Michael Pompili Adam Kaminsky 1002 515 5841 5778 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. So the F train image was very old and dated from 2007.talk 14:37, 24 September 2018 (UTC) 6011 5595 1111 5974 516 5838 650 6005 6084 George Cuhaj 1226 681 5832 Add to Cart. 5742 5542 6182 1990 Steve Zabel Peter Dougherty 6153 Tony Mirabella 5486 506 Any 582 Train of R-46 cars on F service at Smith/9th Street on the IND Crosstown Line. Two of the cars (1054 & 941) had been scrapped due to accidents. 6044 6092 5973 Salaam Allah 634 Jie Wen Li 6064 5898 954 The train comes in two versions: One consists of 8 motorized cars, the other of 4 motorized cars. 5755 5560 5694 5541 Add to Wish List. 6021 2018 2006 1224 5520 While most R44s had Westinghouse propulsion, the R46 had General Electric propulsion. 5890 5978 5790 5482 658 1103 511 6175 Derailment due to vandalism at 14th Street/8th Avenue on 9/20/2020. 5636 5887 5538/5822 6205 $15.95. Sidney Keyles The R46 married pairs (AA) were, I believe, intended for the G train when it still operated six-car trains (AAABBA configuration.) See detailed roster below for the original numbers. 994 Christopher Sattler 5685 6xxx Denilson Gomez IND Crosstown Line 695 1031 5703 5984 6097 6248 IND 8th Avenue Line 805 Joe Testagrose 1254 898 698 532 970 5852 6218 5870/5871 5779 5629 Kareem Williams 1055 5548 5706 Stuart Gitlow 5792 6090 5750 6006 6150 5623 5666 5746 966 BMT Brighton Line These cars, as well as the previous R44 were 75 feet (23 m) long. 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. Joe Mirabella 1072 Filip Matuska 5544 BMT Culver Line 5812 5932 The R46 was the second order of 75-foot cars to be ordered for the New York City Subway, after the R44s. 6194 1057 6144 5491 5766 6242 567 Remember the A took almost all of the R46s from the F from January 2009 to June 2010. 1102 2020 NYC Subway Wooden A Train (R46) Rating: 0%. 5822 5696 5972 Christopher Henderson 5692 952 6203 1020 5508 5805 5609 6159 5995 5758 Conduct the Broadway Local with your very own wooden R Train! 2004 606 5735 628 5655 1080 6065 A total of 825 cars were built, arranged as sets of three, four, or five cars per … 5580 1117 958 2015 5684 5815 5704 5771 5550 1268 Brian Weinberg 884 Robert Nowakowski 5723 6017 1194 Doug Grotjahn 737 568 5734 706 5762 526 960 Glenn L. Rowe 5664 6256 5857 Matthew Tanglao 5764 5754 Not rebuilt, unit numbers did not carry over into the current fleet. 5823 5768 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 The R46 train car holds a special place in Boston’s heart. 2002 Anthony Maimone 5741 Add to Wish List Add to Compare. In September 1980, two cracks of a type not seen before were found on the trucks. The R46 is a New York City Subway car that operates on the IND and BMT routes of the New York City Subway. Wayne Whitehorne order. 5482-6205 in 4-car sets (A-B-B-A; even numbers have cabs; odd 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. 1220 544 5513 So I have removed this from here and replaced this with the erlier A train image. 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. 5686 Brian J. Cudahy 6174 Steven Cruz 5676 5925 only) are A-A sets.Cars in sets are numbered in consecutive 5874 5807 Jordan Blackshear 1068 Curtis Roach [LIRR Yards] 5483 Availability: In stock. 803 6082 Bill Demo 1982 During the Bicentennial period, they were temporarily numbered 1776 and 1976. 6032 Chris Leverett 513 5952 5732 Interior 5776 6164 6066 6200 5840 1252 1142 6058 John Czarnecky NYC Subway Wooden C Train . 893 6117 1112 5994 6012 5576 John Dooley 1084 564 6197 They were built by Pullman Standard in Chicago, Illinois in 1975–78. Highest number is odd. 5670 Stewart Milstein 508 802 6078 5673 5892 Ed McKernan BMT Astoria Line Wilfredo Castillo 1054 In July 1979 Pullman Standard informed the TA that the hand brake assemblies for the R46 could be faulty and they should be removed. 5862 6072 608 5872 5894 6171/6170 1106 A full length train (600 feet) of 75 footers is 8 cars long, which gives 32 door openings per side. Gerald H. Landau 928 760 5622 Joe Butler 5886 1152 Justin Gaddy 6132 5581 614 5967 5878-5881 Max S. 5740 800 6103 6119 Rating: 0%. 5616/5554 5752 555x 618 6230 5626 5586 6068 5612 5996 5584 6108 Richard Brome An account called the R46s "the most troubled subway car ever purchased". 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 « Another overhaul is currently underway, which consists of changing the brown floor to the white-spotted black floor and repainting the seats to a periwinkle-blue color, similar to the ones in the new R160 cars, and replacing the suspension springs in the trucks for a notably smoother ride. 6015 When delivered, these two cars carried a commemoration as the 200th and 201st cars of the series to be delivered. R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-1975) Train of R-46 cars on F service at Smith/9th Street on the IND Crosstown Line. Too shadded '' and `` R '' Local train on Queens Boulevard, 11/20/1997 ; and... A train ( R46 ) Rating: 0 % without cabs ) B! It is too old and it is too shadded 500-1227 ( all ), 1228-1278 ( even ), the! 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