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Henschel-BBC DE 2500
Germany | 1973
202 003 “UmAn” with streamlined cab in the German Museum of Technology in Berlin
202 003 “UmAn” with streamlined cab in the German Museum of Technology in Berlin
alex26 / trainpix.org
202 003 in May 1979 in Freiburg
202 003 in May 1979 in Freiburg
Joachim Lutz
Variant202 002202 003202 004
General
Built1973
ManufacturerHenschel, BBC
Axle configC-C B-B C-C 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length59 ft 0 11/16 in
Wheelbase44 ft 7 7/16 in
Fixed wheelbase13 ft 1 1/2 in10 ft 6 in13 ft 1 1/2 in
Service weight176,370 lbs167,551 lbs176,370 lbs
Adhesive weight176,370 lbs167,551 lbs176,370 lbs
Axle load44,092 lbs41,888 lbs
Power
Power sourcediesel-electric
Top speed75 mph155 mph75 mph
Starting effort60,698 lbf40,016 lbf60,698 lbf
EngineMTU MA 12 V 956 TBHenschel 12V 2423 Aa
Engine typeV12 diesel
Engine output2,467 hp (1,840 kW)
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Boiler
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last changed: 09 2023
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