U30B's 3056-3059 Specifications

DIESEL-ELECTRIC GENERAL PURPOSE 8-WHEEL
GE U30B 3000 H. P. ROAD SWITCHER LOCOMOTIVE
Number’s 3056-3059 Road Class 3056
Number of Loco’s 4 Symbol RS-72
GENERAL DATA ELECTRICAL MISCELLANEOUS
A. A. R. Designation B-B Main Generator None Whistle Nathon M5R24
Date Built 1968 Alternator GE 5GTA9H3 5 Chime
Gear Ratio 81:22 Traction Motors Type 7.52E+10 Toilet Microphor H-6
Weight Loaded 289,000 Number of Traction Motors 4 Speed Recorder GE Indicator
Light Weight 255,000 Dynamic Brakes Potential 740A
Maximum Curvature 150’ Headlights 200W-30V NOTES:
Maximum Speed 75 mph Auxiliary Generator GE 5GY48C1 AFE 93-68
Minimum Cont. Speed 12 mph Rotating Warning Light Pyle Nat. Red Specification GE U30B
SUPPLIES RUNNING GEAR 40” Plow
Fuel 3250 gallons Draft Gear M-381
Lube Oil 380 gallons Journals 6½” Timken Roller Bearing
Cooling Water 300 gallons Trucks EMD Swing Hanger
Sand 60 cubic feet
DIESEL ENGINE BRAKES
Model 7FDL16D1 Schedule 26-L
Engine 16 cyl 4 cycle Air Compressor Gardner-Denver WBO
Turbocharger 1250 Brake Shoes AAR-3-B
Spark Arrestor None Safety Control Overspeed 75 mph
Air Filter Basic
Carbody None WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD CO.
Primary Centrifugal Mechanical Department
Engine AAF-Bag

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