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United Swiss Railways Eb 2/5
Switzerland | 1857 | 22 produced
No. 25 “Spluegen” before rebuild to the new boiler in Zurich
No. 25 “Spluegen” before rebuild to the new boiler in Zurich
A. Moser, Der Dampfbetrieb
Variantas builtsecond boilerthird boiler
ManufacturerEsslingen, VSB
Axle config0-4-6T (Engerth) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length37 ft 5 1/8 in38 ft 6 9/16 in
Empty weight72,752 lbs
Service weight99,208 lbs103,617 lbs
Adhesive weight46,297 lbs
Axle load23,149 lbs
Water capacity1,585 us gal
Fuel capacity2,205 lbs (coal)
Power sourcesteam
Indicated power591 hp (441 kW)
Estimated power235 hp (175 kW)
Optimal speed20 mph37 mph
Top speed47 mph
Starting effort7,573 lbf10,160 lbf12,192 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter62.6 in
Boiler pressure102 psi145 psi174 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 16 9/16 x 20 intwo, 16 1/16 x 20 in
Grate area12.8 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,173.6 sq ft
Total heating area1,173.6 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
tank locomotive
supporting tender
Engerth supporting tender
last changed: 10 2023

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