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1116 Overhaul

Also from the GW2 set is Collett Corridor 3rd No1116. This vehicle received a full repaint both inside and out, panel repairs and new upholstery at Bewdley in 2003 and is now in Kidderminster carriage workshop for mechanical inspection and overhaul. These take place at regular intervals on each service coach and involves lifting the carriage from its bogies to check and repair the wheel profiles, bearings, brake linkages, brake vacuum cylinders, electrical systems etc.





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