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Say Goodbye to the Hitachi

Discussion in 'Brick Slayers' started by Dipher, Jul 24, 2002.

  1. Dipher

    Dipher Guest

    It will be a sad day when they finally ship these beautiful beasts to the home of the curry. Hitachis have brought so much joy into my heart that when they do finally go I will probably retire from tagging and start piecing. Or ill probably just get a car and never catch public transport again. I cant bear to think of life on Melbournes trains without Hitachis. Its like Im gonna be losing a brother. What do others think? I love the Ol Harrys. So much better for piecing, they look more Bronxy and shit and the insides have much more space to get those big black stains and you can hang out the window and tag the roof. Much better than those new Connex and M train sterile things that have cameras and are cold and make you think youre at the dentist. It will be a sad day indeed.
     
  2. HELEX

    HELEX Guest

    What and the hell are you talking about?
    :confused:
     
  3. qwertyuiop

    qwertyuiop Member

    Joined: Apr 16, 2001 Messages: 500 Likes Received: 0
    i think hes talking about a model of subway car, im not sure what city tho
     
  4. Dipher

    Dipher Guest

    I thought this was an Aussie site, sorry. Im from Melbourne and yes it is one of our subway car types, they are being replaced by Siemens models at the end of the year.
     
  5. evilistic

    evilistic Elite Member

    Joined: Jul 22, 2001 Messages: 3,554 Likes Received: 0
    hes talkin about trains that used to run in Melbourne,Australia and are being taken out of service.fuckin dope ones they were as well.

    this is also the wrong forum for this...
     
  6. Dipher

    Dipher Guest

    Sorry just get used to this forum.
     
  7. PISS ONE

    PISS ONE Member

    Joined: Mar 23, 2001 Messages: 894 Likes Received: 0
    heres some images of the mighty old hitachi, courtsey of pbp.no-ip.com
    http://e-genie.tv:18889/pbp/trains/273b.jpg'>
    [img]http://e-genie.tv:18889/pbp/trains/257b.jpg'>
    [img]http://e-genie.tv:18889/pbp/trains/252b.jpg'>
     
  8. dunno?

    dunno? Junior Member

    Joined: Mar 5, 2002 Messages: 108 Likes Received: 0
    It sucks

    It's going to be a shitty day when they take these gems away i cant think of anyone who wouldn't rather hit them than connex's any day of the week........
     
  9. denis

    denis Guest

    yeah but there keeping a few for special events so that will atleast keep me happy unless they change the sticker, then it just wont be the same.but beggers cant be choosers..:(
     
  10. ego trippin

    ego trippin Guest

    Dipher, i know what you mean when you say it'll be like losing a brother. Those trains are just so familiar and comfortable. It won't be the same on a 30 degree day anymore. No more sticking your head out the window coming home from carrum or mordi beach. No more sticking your head out the window doing hangouts, or yelling drunken abuse at people on other platforms. I'm trying to paint as many as possible, before they pull the last ones out of service in december.
     
  11. Morphius

    Morphius Member

    Joined: May 29, 2002 Messages: 322 Likes Received: 0
  12. melburnsyou

    melburnsyou Guest

    wtf.. did the buffers get lazy "ehh fuck cleaning it well just dump the whole thing"
     
  13. Jewish Task Force

    Jewish Task Force Senior Member

    Joined: Jun 6, 2001 Messages: 1,626 Likes Received: 3
    Seems like this is happening in other places as well. The old red Copenhagen S-trains are getting replaced by round wack things. The Orange SF Muni trains all got replaced by new cars with cameras(still dope to paint). Same with busses, all bright and lit up with 6 cameras.

    Its bound to happen to all systems, the car that gets bombed in the heyday of the train scene getting scrapped. Cars get old and get replaced, thats life.

    The nostalgia is gone but at least there is still something to paint right?
     
  14. Melburnian

    Melburnian Guest

    Im gonna miss those damn harry's...

    :eek:
     
  15. mikro137

    mikro137 Guest

    that neva loud is hot
     
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