Belle DPUs  Contributor's Pick!       
The configuration of coal trains flexes over time. Sometimes they run 2x2x1, then operating philosophy will change, and theyll go 2x3, then 3x2, then back to 2x3. For a long time, when the practice was 2x2x1, KCS would add helpers about 85 cars deep, leaving the home road power solo on the rear. Once again, we are in a 2x3 mode, and KCS has added their DPUs on the rear, which is where we find them on this southbound AEPX train crossing Cheri Whitlock Rd. Todays set includes a unit from south of the border.
Date: 7/6/2016 Location: Siloam Springs, AR   Map Show Siloam Springs on a rail map Views: 122 Collection Of:   Tom Beckett
Locomotives: KCS 3953(SD70MAC) KCSM 4546(AC44CW) UP 6500(AC44CW)    Author:  Tom Beckett
Belle DPUs
Picture Categories: Scenic,Action This picture is part of album:  KCS Siloam Springs
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