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MOUNTAIN TRANSPORTATION<br />
Mount Pilatus Cog Railway Using The Locher System<br />
A railway with a special toothed rack rail mounted on the railroad ties. The trains are fitted with cog wheels that mesh with the rail allowing trains to operate on inclined slopes. The Locher rack system has gear teeth on the sides of the rail.

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MOUNTAIN TRANSPORTATION
Mount Pilatus Cog Railway Using The Locher System
A railway with a special toothed rack rail mounted on the railroad ties. The trains are fitted with cog wheels that mesh with the rail allowing trains to operate on inclined slopes. The Locher rack system has gear teeth on the sides of the rail.

Copyright:© 2006 Diane Hirsch - Fundamental Photographs

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