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Different Type Of Webcam: On Swiss Rail Locomotive  
User currently offlineTeahan From Ireland, joined Nov 1999, 5442 posts, RR: 59
Posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 4140 times:

Found the following rather cool webcam:


It is fitted to the front of SwissRailways Re 460 Locomotive. The pictures are updated every 15 minutes as the train travels through Switzerland.


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User currently offlineSTT757 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 17573 posts, RR: 50
Reply 1, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 4098 times:

Wow thanks for that link, im going to post it on the rail road forums I visit.

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User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 32
Reply 2, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 4101 times:

Wow thats pretty cool, shame its updated so slowly though  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

User currently offlineBuckfifty From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 1316 posts, RR: 18
Reply 3, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 12 hours ago) and read 4089 times:

Bookmarked. Thanks for the link.

User currently offlineILOVEA340 From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 2100 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 4024 times:

I have talked about this cammera with some swiss train enthusiasts in switzerland and we came up with its 3 flaws.
1) It is facing one direction and the 460 seires (most swiss loco's for that matter) can be used in both directions so often you only see that back of a car.
2) the slow update time. Instant would have been neat but trying to run streaming video wirelessly off of a locomotive in not easy or cheap.
3) The software is awfull and the thing freezes or crashes all of the time. Also we noticed that the time is always incredibly wrong  Smile

Its cool none the less.

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