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Old January 31st 20, 03:50 PM posted to,uk.railway
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Default Class 70 emissions

I was standing at Highbury this afternoon and a freight train went through
hauled by a class 70. The billowing blue-gray exhaust gassed half the platform.
I've never seen this sort of smog with the more common 66s. Is this normal for
a 70 or was its emissions equipment probably broken? If the former how come an
HGV can fit some heavy duty particulate emissions equipment under the cab yet
a 70 foot long locomotive can't manage it?

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