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Old 12-01-2005, 02:13 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by bnsf sammy
This brings up an interesting question...
Lets just say you had 2 mill just laying around and you bought a new ES44DC. Would GE sell it to a regualar civilan? I'm assuming that if GE was to sell it to you, you couldn't go and run it on the BNSF mainline unless you got premission from BNSF right? So I guess if one of us was just going to buy a locomotive you would have to have your own track to run it on, or keep it in your garage.
And you figure in transportation and storage costs more $$$$$.

If I had that kind of money, well, you wouldn't see me buying locomotives thats for sure.

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