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French State Railway BB 25500
France | 1964 | 194 produced
BB 25688 in February 2008 at Clerval
BB 25688 in February 2008 at Clerval
Vincent de Morteau
Variant25501-2554425545-2558725588-25694
General
Built1964-1976
ManufacturerAlstom
Axle configB-B 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length48 ft 2 3/4 in49 ft 0 3/16 in51 ft 1 in
Service weight169,756 lbs171,960 lbs176,370 lbs
Adhesive weight169,756 lbs171,960 lbs176,370 lbs
Axle load42,439 lbs42,990 lbs44,092 lbs
Power
Power sourceelectric - AC/DC
Electric system25,000 V 50 Hz, 1,500 V
Continuous power3,943 hp (2,940 kW)
Top speed87 mph
Starting effort74,187 lbf
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Boiler
Calculated Values
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last changed: 09 2023
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