Red valve handle

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 12 February 2019 in Transportation and Portfolio.

Another detail from a steam locomotive. I assume the handle is red to make it easy to spot and reach.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/2 second F/10.0 ISO 400 195 mm (35mm equiv.)

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Superb! I love!

12 Feb 2019 5:19am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Must be so tempting to give it a turn !

12 Feb 2019 6:27am

@Ronnie 2¢: If Arlo wer at the museum, the knob would surely be twisted!

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Even more a fine and well captured detail.

12 Feb 2019 7:25am

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Open it!

12 Feb 2019 8:36am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

J'aime beaucoup ta photo

12 Feb 2019 9:31am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Red usually means danger, so be careful with this crane!

12 Feb 2019 10:55am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Well captured !

12 Feb 2019 11:28am

Devi from Chennai, India

wonderful capture here ! Love the details !

12 Feb 2019 3:27pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Superbe tuyauterie et vanne rouge génail.
Belle soirée

12 Feb 2019 4:31pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful capture !

12 Feb 2019 5:51pm

Don from Spokane, United States

The red handle certainly grabs attention quickly. I fine capture of its color.

12 Feb 2019 6:20pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

magnifique désaturation...

12 Feb 2019 6:29pm

Jean-Luc.M from Nancy et ailleurs, France

Superb capture !

12 Feb 2019 10:28pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Definitely a great standout spotted here!

12 Feb 2019 11:28pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

fine capture!

13 Feb 2019 5:00am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

looks like a large piece of equipment

15 Feb 2019 1:51am