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Belgian Railway AM 62 to 79, 54 and 56
MS 62 to 79, 54 and 56
Belgium | 1954 | 409 produced
AM 62 No. 196 in August 2011
AM 62 No. 196 in August 2011
Mark Ryckaert
VariantAM62, 63 and 65AM 66, 70, 73, 74, 78 and 79AM54AM56
General
Built1954-1979
ManufacturerLa Brugeoise et Nivelles, ACEC
Axle configA1-1A+A1-1A 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Seats180178185
Dimensions and Weights
Length152 ft 9 11/16 in152 ft 11 1/4 in148 ft 6 11/16 in
Wheelbase58 ft 10 11/16 in
Fixed wheelbase8 ft 2 7/16 in
Empty weight222,667 lbs236,997 lbs233,690 lbs223,769 lbs
Power
Power sourceelectric - DC
Electric system3,000 V, 1,500 V
Hourly power986 hp (735 kW)1,033 hp (770 kW)831 hp (620 kW)
Top speed81 mph87 mph81 mph
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last changed: 10 2023
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