EMD SW 900

EMD SW-900
An extremely versatile, well designed, low-fuel consumption workhorse! Fantastic for use in scrap yards, plastic or any industrial setting where track conditions will not permit heavy locomotives.

Locomotive Builder: EMD

Locomotive Exterior Dimensions

Engine: 567C 8 cylinder Total Length 44′-08″
Bore & Stroke 8.5″ X 10″ Wheel Diameter 40"
RPM (Maximum / Minimum) 800 / 275 Truck Wheel Base 8′-00″
Main Generator: D15C Cab Width 10′-02″
Horsepower: 900 Engine Hood Width 10′-00″
Gear Ratio: 62:15 Top of Walkway 7′ -06"
Speed: 65 mph Walkway Width 4′-07.5″
Trucks: 4-Wheel Minimum Turning Radius 30 degrees
Configuration: B-B Locomotive Capacities
Weight: 248,000 lbs Lubricating Oil: 200
Traction Motors: GM – D37-D77 (Four, varies) Sand Capacity: 18 cu. ft.
Tractive Effort (continuous): 43,000 lbs @ 11.0 Engine Air Filters: Paper
Multiple Unit Capability: varies per unit Fuel Oil: 900 (depends)
Dynamic Braking: No Car body Air Filters: Paper
Auxiliary Generator: Delco 10KW  
Air Brake: Westinghouse Model: 6BL or 26NL  
Compressor: Gardner-Denver Air Cooled Air Compressor Filter: Cylindrical
Brake Rigging: varies Car body Air Filters: Paper or Fiberglass


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