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Burgdorf-Thun Railway Fc 2x2/2
Bern-Neuenburg Railway Ce 4/4
Switzerland | 1910 | 2 produced
No. 3 in a contemporary photo
No. 3 in a contemporary photo
archive Arthur Meyer
VariantNo. 3No. 4
Manufacturermechanical part: SLM, electrical part: BBC
Axle configB-B 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length41 ft 11 15/16 in45 ft 11 3/16 in
Wheelbase30 ft 10 1/16 in34 ft 9 5/16 in
Service weight92,594 lbs97,003 lbs
Adhesive weight92,594 lbs97,003 lbs
Axle load23,149 lbs24,251 lbs
Power sourceelectric - three-phase
Electric system750 V 40 Hz
Hourly power570 hp (425 kW)496 hp (370 kW)
Top speed37 mph
Starting effort19,334 lbf21,806 lbf
Power Plant
Calculated Values
electric locomotive
last changed: 09 2023

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