France - air brakes

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France - air brakes

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We use vacuum and they use air.

Photos Olivier Herubel 2004
Text Nathan Berelowitz
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Air Brake. The air pump fitted to the locomotive to provide the braking power.
Air Brake. The air pump fitted to the locomotive to provide the braking power.
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Air pump and the dynamo, on the running board of the preserved K8 ex SNCF locomotive.
Air pump and the dynamo, on the running board of the preserved K8 ex SNCF locomotive.
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