The reference for locomotives and railcars


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Austrian Federal Railways classes 1044 and 1144
Austria | 1976 | 215 produced
1144.097 in April 2013 with a “Wiesel” double-deck train in St. Pölten
1144.097 in April 2013 with a “Wiesel” double-deck train in St. Pölten
Ralf Roletschek / roletschek.at
Manufacturermechanical part: SGP Graz, electrical part: BBC, ELIN, Siemens
Axle configB-B 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length52 ft 9 7/8 in
Wheelbase35 ft 9 1/8 in
Fixed wheelbase9 ft 6 3/16 in
Service weight185,188 lbs
Adhesive weight185,188 lbs
Axle load46,297 lbs
Power sourceelectric - AC
Electric system15.000 V 16⅔ Hz
Hourly power7,081 hp (5,280 kW)
Continuous power6,705 hp (5,000 kW)
Top speed99 mph
Starting effort76,885 lbf
Power Plant
Calculated Values
electric locomotive
last changed: 09 2023

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