Why do locomotives have to have both bells and whistles (or horns)?

Answer good questionI have always thought if you dont hear the whistle, what good is the bell going to do?However there are many communities that have enacted "quiet zones" where we are not required to so... Read More »

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Do deer have horns?

The North American deer species do not have horns; instead, they have antlers. Male deers develop antlers that start to grow in spring and shed after the breeding season, with the females of the ca... Read More »

Why do bulls have horns?

Although most bulls have horns, they are often removed early in their development. As horns are designed for protection, a bull is likely to gore anything that threatens him. This makes horned anim... Read More »

Do female whitetail deer have horns?

The female white-tailed deer rarely grows antlers. A small percentage will develop antlers because of a chemical imbalance, according to the National Audubon Society. The males develop antlers, she... Read More »

I have a set of nathan k3la train horns and i would like to know if i honk back at a train if it is illegal?

Probably not legal in most states. But, it's also up to the individual officer to cite you for it. What is harsh and unreasonable to one may be funny to another. The train crew would probably fi... Read More »