The reference for locomotives and railcars


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Swiss Federal Railways RAm TEE and Dutch Railways DE IV
Switzerland | 1957 | 5 produced
TEE “Arbalete” Zurich-Paris in June 1966 near Culmont-Chalindrey
TEE “Arbalete” Zurich-Paris in June 1966 near Culmont-Chalindrey
Brian Stephenson
Manufacturermechanical part: Werkspoor, SIG, electrical part: BBC
Axle configA1A-A1A+2-2+2-2+2-2
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length321 ft 8 5/8 in
Length loco78 ft 4 15/16 in
Wheelbase68 ft 10 3/4 in
Fixed wheelbase14 ft 9 3/16 in
Empty weight504,417 lbs
Adhesive weight167,551 lbs
Axle load42,108 lbs
Power sourcediesel-electric
Top speed87 mph
EngineWerkspoor RUHB 1616
Engine type2x V16 diesel
Engine output1,810 hp (1,350 kW)
Power Plant
Calculated Values
long distance
power cars
last changed: 08 2023

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