SW9's 601-606 Specifications

DIESEL-ELECTRIC SWITCHING 8-WHEEL
EMD SW-9 1200 H. P. SWITCHER LOCOMOTIVE
Number’s 601-606 Road Class 601
Number of Loco’s 6 Symbol S-62
GENERAL DATA ELECTRICAL MISCELLANEOUS
A. A. R. Designation B-B Main Generator EMD D-15-C Whistle Nathon M5R24
Date Built 1952 Alternator None 5 Chime
Gear Ratio 62:15 Traction Motors Type D-57 Toilet None
Weight Loaded 247,800 Number of Traction Motors 4 Speed Recorder None
Light Weight 237,700 Dynamic Brakes None
Maximum Curvature 100’ Headlights 250W-32V NOTES:
Maximum Speed 65 mph Auxiliary Generator A-3001 AFE 209-51
Minimum Cont. Speed Rotating Warning Light Specification 8023-A
SUPPLIES RUNNING GEAR
Fuel 600 gallons Draft Gear M-375
Lube Oil 165 gallons Journals 6½”x17” Friction
Cooling Water 223 gallons Trucks AAR
Sand 2800 pounds
DIESEL ENGINE BRAKES
Model 12-567B Schedule 6-BL
Engine 12 cyl 2 cycle Air Compressor Gardner-Denver WXO
Turbocharger None Brake Shoes AAR-A28-A
Spark Arrestor Safety Control
Air Filter Basic
Carbody Impingement WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD CO.
Primary None Mechanical Department
Engine Impingement

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