GP20's 2001-2006 Specifications

DIESEL-ELECTRIC ROAD SWITCHING 8-WHEEL
EMD GP-20 2000 H. P. ROAD SWITCHER LOCOMOTIVE
Number’s 2001-2006 Road Class 2001
Number of Loco’s 6 Symbol RS-64
GENERAL DATA ELECTRICAL MISCELLANEOUS
A. A. R. Designation B-B Main Generator D-22-BT Whistle Nathon M5R24
Date Built 1959 Alternator None 5 Chime
Gear Ratio 62:15 Traction Motors Type D-47-B Toilet Microphor H-12
Weight Loaded 256,890 Number of Traction Motors 4 Speed Recorder Chicago Pneumatic
Light Weight 235,500 Dynamic Brakes Potential 700A Mechanical
Maximum Curvature 150’ Headlights 200W-32V NOTES:
Maximum Speed 65 mph Auxiliary Generator A-7159-AR AFE 99-59
Minimum Cont. Speed 11 mph Rotating Warning Light
SUPPLIES RUNNING GEAR Dual Control
Fuel 2,350 gallons Draft Gear M-380
Lube Oil 220 gallons Journals 6½" Hyatt Roller Bearing
Cooling Water 227 gallons Trucks EMD Swing Hanger
Sand 18 cubic feet
DIESEL ENGINE BRAKES
Model 16-567-D2 Schedule 26-L
Engine 16 cyl 2 cycle Air Compressor Gardner-Denver WBO
Turbocharger Yes Brake Shoes AAR-3-B
Spark Arrestor None Safety Control Foot Pedal
Air Filter Basic 67 MPH Overspeed
Carbody Impingement WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD CO.
Primary None Mechanical Department
Engine AAF-Bag

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