RailPictures.Net Photo: 7200 KiwiRail EMD GT22 MC (DFB) at Wellington, New Zealand by John Russell
 
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» EMD GT22 MC (DFB) (more..)
» Wellington rail yard (more..)
» Wellington, New Zealand (more..)
» January 09, 2017
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» 7200 (more..)
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» John Russell (more..)
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7200 looks stunning in this setting complete with flowering native trees (our Christmas foliage) on the hillsides around the capital. The DF class was built by EMD in Canada and enetered service in 1979. Internally rebuilt and reclassified in 1990s, most have since been rebuilt with BrightStar and other modifications at the cost of over $1M each. The great paint jobs they receive at Hutt workshops make them a welcome sight for this rail fan from dirty DL land.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/8.0
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 60D
  ExposureTime  1/400
  ISOSpeedRatings  200
  Flash  16
  FocalLength  35/1



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