Construction Update

Earlier this week, I was invited out to Oregon Iron Works to check out progress on our first locally produced Streetcar. With a little bit of luck, you’ll see this out on the streets of Portland in March for burn-in testing.

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More after the jump…

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The vehicle is painted Blue and Orange from the existing Streetcar palette. “Made in USA” decals will be applied later :-)

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A lot of electrical wiring was being done the day I was there.

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So far, these are the only tracks the vehicle has been on …

Oregon Iron Works was kind enough to pass on some of their own photos without all the scaffolding around the car…

10 End Cab uncoupled

11 Car Coupling 1

14 Car Coupling 4

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