ANIMATIONS
to be found on this website.
These use Flash animation software.
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Comparison of conventional highway lanes with FlexiTrain lanes

Duration:  32 seconds at 12 fps
File size:   171 kb
Comment: Watch out for the high-speed
collision between the white car and the red car!

Catchment model for
Dual mode system

Duration:  8.2 seconds at 12 fps.
File size:   86 kb
Comment: You'll need to watch it 5 or 6 times to see each of the area-specific features

Comparison of conventional highway traffic with FlexiTrains

Duration:  16.5 seconds at 12 fps.
File size:   115 kb
Comment: The highway is governed by its saturation capacity, so the approaching traffic slows down to compensate. In other words, a traffic jam.
The dual-mode system clears faster than the incoming traffic, so no jam.

Comparison of conventional urban traffic with FlexiTrains

Duration:  83 seconds at 12 fps
File size:   449 kb
Comment: This is only one instance of many possible flows, so is illustrative only. Some will show more
improvement in throughput, some less. The whiplash of the last car in a FlexiTrain going round a corner will be monitored to prevent the Engine from accelerating too soon.