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Virginian class EL-2B
United States | 1948 | 4 produced
No. 125
No. 125
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ManufacturerGeneral Electric
Axle config(B+B-B+B)+(B+B-B+B) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length150 ft 7 7/8 in
Wheelbase133 ft 9 1/2 in
Fixed wheelbase11 ft 1 in
Service weight1,033,832 lbs
Adhesive weight1,033,832 lbs
Axle load64,613 lbs
Power sourceelectric - AC
Electric system11,000 V 25 Hz
Top speed50 mph
Starting effort260,000 lbf
Power Plant
Calculated Values
electric locomotive
last changed: 09 2023

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