Weekend during the 3rd February 2001.

The first of the workdays in 2001.  

During this workday we continued on the new floor for TC1, creation of the tent frames,  bracket making for the tent supports and the removal of an air spring cover so that we can make a new template.

Len www.apt-e.orgon the TC1 floor & Steve making tent support brackets.

The new floor TC1 V.I.P lounge under construction.

The new floor panel fitted in the V.I.P lounge in TC1.

Richard & Kit www.apt-e.orgon the tent frames.

Four new guys started today. Left / right : Steve Mosby, Tim Sage, Lee Hicks,  not on photo John Bright.

Thanks for all your help and I hope you enjoyed the day.

Richard & Tim www.apt-e.orgon the tent frames, another one finished, time for the drop test!!

Up she goes............

And over she goes,   its still in one piece so test successful.

Steve www.apt-e.orgwith Tony to catalogue all the drawings that we have found in TC2.

Steve is sitting in the Train Supervisors seat.

Tony calling out the details so Steve can note them down.

This database is being placed onto a PC for future reference.

That man gets everywhere! , Kit looking in to see how Steve and Tony are getting on.

Me and Kit www.apt-e.orgon removing one of the Air Spring covers, these have never been removed before.

Its hard work, but we are getting there.

Kit showing off the removed Air Spring cover, Note the water in the structure, YUCK!

Kits draining services.  

Anyone for Iron impregnated water. Kit draining the compartments under the Air Spring cover.

Kit sat in this old seat (Tilt Control) in TC2, having a breather.

Nice shot of E Train at the end of the day.

Another successful days working, the spirits of the group were high despite the inclement weather.

Thanks to everyone who attend this www.apt-e.orgday.

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