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Metro 251

Postby Bedford-29 » Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:26 pm

Ex Metro 251for sale on Gumtree and it doesn't look a pretty picture.Pictures from Gumtree and the Pete Kane collection
Gumtree Ad ID 1138950084
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Re: Metro 251

Postby Fleet Lists » Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:50 pm

That bus has quite a history finishing up with Bus Queensland ex (82) 182 IDN, Kynoch Coaches, Toowoomba, QLD, ex m/o 433, Busabout, West Hoxton, NSW, ex (251) GV 3071, Metropolitan Transport Trust, Hobart, TAS.
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Re: Metro 251

Postby Bedford-29 » Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:14 pm

But it looks shocking in first picture from Gumtree
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Re: Metro 251

Postby Tas Bus Nut » Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:38 am

I need the gearbox out of it :lol: :lol:
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Re: Metro 251

Postby Ben O » Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:43 pm

I believe this is owned by Frank Kmet of Roadcoach.
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Re: Metro 251

Postby vernbale » Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:53 pm

Gee i remember driving that beast when i first started at Metro many years ago :D
Did Metro get this bus brand new or not :?:
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Re: Metro 251

Postby Tas Bus Nut » Fri Mar 24, 2017 4:21 am

vernbale wrote:Gee i remember driving that beast when i first started at Metro many years ago :D
Did Metro get this bus brand new or not :?:
YES Vern. Brand spanking :mrgreen: It was only a trial though (for the CAG gearbox) Apart from the SG192 MAN artic, I don't think Metro has had any other 'trial' buses :shock: Mind you, it's 5am ATM, and my mind's not in gear yet :lol:
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Re: Metro 251

Postby LB608 » Thu Mar 30, 2017 3:52 pm

The person that owns this bus is adveristing on Gumtree for land in the Hurstville,Carlton area for 3 months to park it, while he works on the interior
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