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Shosholoza Meyl Train

 

Shosholoza Logo
 
Project Name:
Shosholoza Meyl
 
Consultant:
Transnet Freight Rail (Infra Telecoms)
 
Contractor:
Transnet Freight Rail (Infra Telecoms)
 
Shosholoza Meyl - TOA PA system for coaches
Shosholoza Meyl promises that each of their passengers will be treated to "A Pleasant Experience" throughout their journey.
Anyone familiar with the history of migrant workers in South Africa will instinctively know the Shosholoza is the name of a popular traditional Africa song favoured particularly by hard working men whose work it was to lay railway lines.
Meaning "push forward, endeavor or strive", it evokes a sense of pride. Today the song has become a favoured rallying cry of our sportsmen and women and their supporters.
Altogether it reflects a sense of joy and unity.
Imeyili is an old colloquial term used to describe a long distance train. By replacing Rail with Meyl a warm sense of history is restored.

For the train's public address requirements Transnet Freight Rail (Infra Telecoms) chose TOA's popular and ultra-reliable A-1724 full-range mixer amplifier and approximately 50 attractive PC-646R ceiling speakers with aluminium punch-grill and chrome-finish installation screws for each of the coaches.
TOA's PM-660U paging microphone and 13 AT-303P volume attenuators were added to complete the system. TOA received regular orders for these systems whilst the project was rolled out.
Sitter Coach
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sleeper Coach

EQUIPMENT USED:

TOA A-1724 240W mixer amplifier

TOA PC-646R ceiling speakers

TOA PM-660U paging microphone

AT-303P Attenuator

A-1724 240W mixer amplifier

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PM-660U paging microphone
PC-646R Ceiling Speaker - Off-white attractive Aluminium punch grill & chrome screws
 
AT-303P Volume control (Attenuator)
 

 

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