Gadgetbahns Galore!: Episode 10

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This time, in honor of our tenth episode, we dive into the weird and not-so-wonderful world of gadgetbahns. So, grab your Tesla plushies and prepare to descend into the realm of monorails, skybusses, and the effervescent PRT.


References & notes

  1. [1] The Boring Company: Vegas Loop
  2. [2] Adam Something: HE FIXED TRAFFIC
  3. [3] Wikipedia: Personal rapid transit
  4. [4] Wikipedia: Morgantown Personal Rapid Transit
  5. [5] Wikipedia: Wuppertal Schwebebahn
  6. [6] Wikipedia: Monorail
  7. [7] Wikipedia: Seattle Center Monorail
  8. [8] Wikipedia: Metromover
  9. [9] Wikipedia: Transit Elevated Bus
  10. [10] UDOT: Automated Shuttle Pilot Project
  11. [11] The Boring Company: Loop
  12. [12] The Boring company claims[11] that there are mechanisms for ventilation, fire protection, and evacuation, but it has not been shown that these meet any regulatory standards.
  13. [13] See a ride on the PRT
  14. [14] Tom Scott: Pod Cars of the Past and Future: The Morgantown PRT
  15. [15] Summer is open with limited hours; still closed Sundays and university breaks
  16. [16] The Point Framework Plan Final Report