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Bavarian P 3/5 N
German Reichsbahn class 380
Germany | 1905 | 51 produced
No. 3804
No. 3804
Die Lokomotive, August 1906
Axle config4-6-0 (Ten-wheeler) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length60 ft 9 5/16 in
Wheelbase26 ft 8 7/8 in
Fixed wheelbase12 ft 5 5/8 in
Total wheelbase52 ft 6 3/8 in
Service weight151,678 lbs
Adhesive weight99,649 lbs
Axle load33,731 lbs
Water capacity4,808 us gal
Fuel capacity14,330 lbs (coal)
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power939 hp (700 kW)
Optimal speed31 mph
Top speed56 mph
Starting effort19,079 lbf
with start valve22,895 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter64.6 in
Boiler pressure218 psi
Expansion typecompound
Cylindersfour, HP: 13 3/8 x 25 3/16 in
and LP: 22 7/16 x 25 3/16 in
Grate area28 sq ft
Firebox area123.8 sq ft
Tube heating area1,657.6 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,781.4 sq ft
Total heating area1,781.4 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
Von Borries compound
last changed: 08 2023

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