GP40-2's 3545-3549 Specifications

DIESEL-ELECTRIC GENERAL PURPOSE 8-WHEEL
EMD GP40-2 3000 H. P. ROAD SWITCHER LOCOMOTIVE
Number’s 3545-3549 Road Class 3545
Number of Loco’s 5 Symbol
GENERAL DATA ELECTRICAL MISCELLANEOUS
A. A. R. Designation B-B Main Generator None Whistle Nathon M5R24
Date Built 1979 Alternator AR10A6-D-14 5 Chime
Gear Ratio 62:15:00 Traction Motors Type D-77 Toilet Microphor H-12
Weight Loaded 277,000 Number of Traction Motors 4 Speed Recorder Barco Indicator
Light Weight 244,000 Dynamic Brakes Potential 700A
Maximum Curvature 150’ Headlights 200W-30V NOTES:
Maximum Speed 71 mph Auxiliary Generator A-7159-AR AFE
Minimum Cont. Speed 11 mph Rotating Warning Light Pyle Nat. Red Specification
SUPPLIES RUNNING GEAR 43” Plow
Fuel 3600 gallons Draft Gear M-381
Lube Oil 395 gallons Journals 6½" Hyatt Roller Bearing
Cooling Water 295 gallons Trucks EMD Swing Hanger
Sand 56 cubic feet
DIESEL ENGINE BRAKES
Model 16-645E3 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 Overspeed 75 mph
Air Filter Basic
Carbody None WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD CO.
Primary Inertial Mechanical Department
Engine Paper

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