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Railroad mechanic with his locomotive

Every month, a steam locomotive needs to have its boiler washed out, to clear sediment that reduces heat transfer and can clog safety appliances (especially the gauges that show the water level in the boiler). Dave Lotfi has just finished the inspection following the boiler wash on locomotive 475.

TAGS: Locomotive, Pennsylvania, Railroad, Train

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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Oren Helbok.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Total Views: 10
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D810
Focal Length: 30mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO2500
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