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Saxon VIII 2
German Reichsbahn class 1370
Germany | 1891 | 20 produced
Works photo of the “Stockholm”
Works photo of the “Stockholm”
Variant1891 variant1894 variant
Axle config4-4-0 (American) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length54 ft 0 7/8 in
Wheelbase22 ft 1 3/4 in
Fixed wheelbase7 ft 10 1/2 in
Empty weight98,326 lbs95,681 lbs
Service weight108,908 lbs106,263 lbs
Adhesive weight61,729 lbs61,288 lbs
Axle load30,865 lbs30,644 lbs
Fuel capacitycoal
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power671 hp (500 kW)
Optimal speed36 mph30 mph
Top speed53 mph59 mph
Starting effort11,835 lbf14,202 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter73.8 in
Boiler pressure145 psi174 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 17 5/16 x 23 5/8 in
Grate area25.1 sq ft25 sq ft
Firebox area109.8 sq ft110.3 sq ft
Tube heating area1,176.5 sq ft1,197.9 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,286.3 sq ft1,308.2 sq ft
Total heating area1,286.3 sq ft1,308.2 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
last changed: 08 2023

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