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  Topic: Replacements for NJT artics/NABIs
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Sun Jul 22, 2018 12:01 am   Subject: Replacements for NJT artics/NABIs
All:

What will be replacing NJT's NEOPLAN artics and NABI fleet?

I know these buses are now roughly about 15 years old, and would be about ready for replacement?

Will NJT be moving into the l ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:53 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
The Kennedy space center neoplans were not articulated.

Thanks for the correction; from what I read, the KSC units were articulated.

I see this information was incorrect; thanks again.....

&q ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:47 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
traildriver:

I would have to agree with you on this; such an intense project would indeed require at least several years of concise research, not to mention money.

It is easy to see, from the bo ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:29 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
Speaking of GM and bus builders, I always found it interesting how GREYHOUND and GMC were virtually "family"; for many years, especially from the 50's well into the 60's, GREYHOUND was an al ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:35 am   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
All:

Just came across this "in-depth" page on the history of GM bus building, the models and variations that were produced over the decades, etc......

"NYO"

http://www.uta ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:40 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
All:

Just came across this "in-depth" page on the history of GM bus building, the models and variations that were produced over the decades, etc......

"NYO"

http://www.uta ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:35 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
From "BUS WORLD" (Fall, 1996, Van Wilkins, 'WHERE HAVE ALL THE BUS BUILDERS GONE?")

"...........as the eighties progressed, it was clear that GM wanted out of the bus business; ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:59 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
Regardless of what fuel powers it, any and all buses are, of course, prone to everyday "glitches".......

http://bus.nycsubway.org/perl/show?3358

(courtesy: bus.nycsubway.org)
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:35 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
Interesting page on fuel cell buses......

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuel_cell_bus
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:18 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
Speaking of the CNG's.......

http://viainfo.net/cng/
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:59 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
Continued:

Other builders had chosen to develop a 100% low-floor, 40-foot bus.

NEOPLAN and OBI (ORION) showed prototypes at New Orleans in 1993; the following year, NovaBus exhibited its versio ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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Views: 237

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:42 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
All:

I was going through several old issues of "BUS WORLD" earlier, and was engrossed in a few interesting articles.

One in particular, from the Fall 1996 issue, "WHERE HAVE ALL T ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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Views: 237

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:34 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
traildriver:

As always, great input; I did know this....must have been sharp-looking coaches!

I have the front section of a vintage tin articulated Eagle in my collection (maybe one day I'll fin ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

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PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:16 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
Bus Rapid Transit, is, by nature, a type of operation well suited to articulated buses (including ETB's)

Here is a subject that I feel is too seldom discussed; of course, articulated units would ma ...
  Topic: GM artics and other industry musings....
NEW YORK OMNIBUS 2629

Replies: 20
Views: 237

PostForum: General Bus Forum - All Bus Topics   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:50 pm   Subject: GM artics and other industry musings....
See also.......

http://www.coachbuilt.com/bui/e/eagle_int/eagle_int.htm
 
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