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Katowice 105Na 594 outside the train station

Katowice is the centre for an extensive system of standard gauge tram lines running between various communities in the Silesia Basin. The 30 tram lines are electrified at 600 volts. It is part of the Municipal Transport Union of the Upper Silesian Industrial District [KZK GOP].
Tram 594 is a Konstal 105Na built in August 1980 and later modernized as can be seen by the passengers using the door opening buttons. It is a 4-axle vehicle powered by 4 motors each rated at 41.5 kW for a total rating of 166 kW, 223 hp and has a top speed of 70 km/h, 43 mph.

105Na 594 with an eastbound 11 service stopped outside the main railway station on Friday, June 24th, 2005.

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