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Badenian X c
later VI old
Germany | 1864 | 30 produced
“Randen” on a works photo
“Randen” on a works photo
Variant1864 variant1868 variant
ManufacturerMBG Karlsruhe
Axle config0-6-0 (Six-coupled) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length48 ft 2 3/4 in48 ft 0 3/4 in
Wheelbase11 ft 3 13/16 in
Fixed wheelbase11 ft 3 13/16 in
Empty weight70,548 lbs73,193 lbs
Service weight78,925 lbs82,012 lbs
Adhesive weight78,925 lbs82,012 lbs
Axle load26,235 lbs27,337 lbs
Water capacity1,926 us gal
Fuel capacitycoal
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power248 hp (185 kW)302 hp (225 kW)
Optimal speed11 mph12 mph
Top speed31 mph
Starting effort14,347 lbf16,140 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter60 in
Boiler pressure116 psi130 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 18 x 27 in
Grate area11.7 sq ft12.6 sq ft
Firebox area68.6 sq ft71.6 sq ft
Tube heating area1,061.4 sq ft1,165.1 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,130 sq ft1,236.7 sq ft
Total heating area1,130 sq ft1,236.7 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
last changed: 09 2023

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