Skitube Alpine Railway Cars
Skitube Alpine Railway train at the bottom terminal, Bullocks Flat, 12 July 2017.
1–4, 11–14, 21–3
Skitube Alpine Railway
Year of entry into service:
37.7 t (motor car); 17.4 t (driving trailer car), 16.4 t (trailer car)
16.7 m (motor car, driving trailer car); 17.1 m (trailer car)
52 (motor car, driving trailer car); 56 (trailer car)
These cars were designed in Australia for use on the Skitube Alpine Railway, which is a rack railway line from Bullocks Flat to Blue Cow. The eleven-car fleet is usually divided into two two-car sets, one three-car set and one four-car set. They have a maximum speed of 40 km/h. The width of these cars at 3.7 m is among the widest in the world.