F3B's 801-803B Specifications

DIESEL-ELECTRIC PASSENGER 8-WHEEL
EMD F3B 1500 H. P. LOCOMOTIVE
Number’s 801B-803B Road Class 801
Number of Loco’s 3 Symbol D-176
GENERAL DATA ELECTRICAL MISCELLANEOUS
A. A. R. Designation B-B Main Generator EMC D-8 Whistle
Date Built 1947 Alternator None
Gear Ratio 57:20 Traction Motors Type D17B Toilet
Weight Loaded 246,200 Number of Traction Motors 4 Speed Recorder
Light Weight 220,587 Dynamic Brakes Yes
Maximum Curvature 21 degrees Headlights NOTES:
Maximum Speed 95 mph Auxiliary Generator AFE 150-47
Minimum Cont. Speed 22.5 mph Rotating Warning Light Specification EMD 8003
SUPPLIES RUNNING GEAR Steam Generator Vapor-Clarkson
Fuel 1500 gallons Draft Gear
Lube Oil 200 gallons Journals 6½" Hyatt Roller Bearing
Cooling Water 220 gallons Trucks EMD Swing Hanger
Boiler Water 1400 gallons
Sand 16 cubic feet
DIESEL ENGINE BRAKES
Model 16-567B Schedule 24RL
Engine 16 cyl 2 cycle Air Compressor Gardner-Denver WXE
Turbocharger None Brake Shoes
Spark Arrestor Safety Control
Air Filter Basic
Carbody WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD CO.
Primary Mechanical Department
Engine

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