loco-info.com
The reference for locomotives and railcars
Navigation
Random
Search
Compare
Settings
Swedish State Railways Y6, Y7, Y8, YS, X16 and X17
Sweden | 1953 | 699 cars built
Power car with four-axle trailer in July 2010 on the Nora museum railway
Power car with four-axle trailer in July 2010 on the Nora museum railway
Nils Öberg
VariantY6Y7X16X17
General
Built1953-19571957-19601955-1956
ManufacturerASJ, Hägglund & Söner, Kalmar Verkstad, Märstaverken
Axle configB-2 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Seats53475549
Dimensions and Weights
Length57 ft 6 15/16 in
Service weight41,888 lbs
Power
Power sourcediesel-mechanicelectric - AC
Electric system15.000 V 16⅔ Hz
Hourly power228 hp (170 kW)
Top speed71 mph68 mph
Engine output194 hp (145 kW)
Power Plant
Boiler
Calculated Values
DMU
EMU
railbus
local
secondary line
last changed: 10 2023
loading...

We use cookies to save the following settings:

  • selected navigation structure
  • selected language
  • preferred units
  • spelling of railway company names

If you refuse the use of cookies, the settings will only be retained for the current session and will be reset to the default values the next time you visit the site.

Display of units

Here you can set the desired unit system for the technical data.

  • Metric: Lengths in meters, weights in tonnes, and volumes in cubic meters
  • Imperial (UK): Lengths in feet/inches, weights in long tons and volumes in imperial gallons
  • Imperial (US): Lengths in feet/inches, weights in pounds, and volumes in US gallons
  • Individual: Depends on the country of origin of each locomotive
Operator names

Here you can set the display of railway company names.

  • Short: Abbreviation or short form of the name
  • Standard: commonly used name, partially translated to German
  • Complete: full name in local language