The reference for locomotives and railcars
Virginian class EL-3A
United States | 1925 | 10 produced
schematic drawing
schematic drawing
Railway & Locomotive Engineering, December 1923
No. 100 on a works photo
No. 100 on a works photo
Railway & Locomotive Engineering, June 1925
Manufacturermechanical part: ALCO, electrical part: Westinghouse
Axle config1-B+B-1+1-B+B-1+1-B+B-1 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length150 ft 6 in
Wheelbase137 ft 10 in
Service weight1,285,000 lbs
Power sourceelectric - AC
Electric system11,000 V 25 Hz
Top speed35 mph
Starting effort277,640 lbf
Power Plant
Calculated Values
electric locomotive
multi-section locomotive
last changed: 10 2023

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