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Badenian VIII a
Germany | 1875 | 12 produced
Hanomag works photo
Hanomag works photo
Axle config0-8-0 (Eight-coupled) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length51 ft 5 3/8 in
Total wheelbase33 ft 3 13/16 in
Empty weight100,531 lbs
Service weight115,522 lbs
Adhesive weight115,522 lbs
Axle load28,440 lbs
Water capacity3,038 us gal
Fuel capacity8,818 lbs (coal)
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power603 hp (450 kW)
Optimal speed15 mph
Top speed28 mph
Starting effort25,138 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter48 in
Boiler pressure130 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 20 7/8 x 25 in
Grate area21.5 sq ft
Firebox area88.3 sq ft
Tube heating area1,865.4 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,953.6 sq ft
Total heating area1,953.6 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
last changed: 08 2023

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