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General Motors Diesel GMD1
Canada | 1958 | 101 produced
Cando Rail Services GMD1 in June 2019 at the North Transcona freight yard in Winnipeg
Cando Rail Services GMD1 in June 2019 at the North Transcona freight yard in Winnipeg
Taylor Woolston
VariantA1A-A1AB-B
General
Built1958-1960
ManufacturerGeneral Motors Diesel
Axle configA1A-A1A B-B 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length54 ft 9 in
Wheelbase41 ft 6 in39 ft
Fixed wheelbase10 ft8 ft 6 in
Service weight239,000 lbs246,000 lbs
Adhesive weight176,370 lbs246,000 lbs
Axle load44,093 lbs61,500 lbs
Power
Power sourcediesel-electric
Top speed65 mph83 mph
Starting effort61,500 lbf44,000 lbf
EngineEMD 12-567C
Engine typeV12 diesel
Engine output1,200 hp (895 kW)
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last changed: 09 2023
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