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General Electric Dash 9-44CW
United States | 1993 | 3,668 produced
Four Santa Fe locomotives in November 2007 in Loveland, Colorado
Four Santa Fe locomotives in November 2007 in Loveland, Colorado
Greg Goebel
ManufacturerGeneral Electric
Axle configC-C 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length73 ft 8 in
Wheelbase66 ft 2 in
Fixed wheelbase13 ft 4 in
Service weight425,000 lbs
Adhesive weight425,000 lbs
Axle load70,835 lbs
Power sourcediesel-electric
Top speed74 mph
Starting effort142,000 lbf
EngineGE 7FDL16
Engine typeV16 diesel
Fuel5,000 us gal (diesel)
Engine output4,400 hp (3,281 kW)
Power Plant
Calculated Values
diesel locomotive
GE Dash 9
last changed: 09 2023

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