EMD SW 1200

EMD SW-1200
A versatile, low horsepower, 4 axle switching locomotive. A fantastic blend of simple electrical components, durability and the ability to take a beating and keep on running. This is an excellent locomotive for use in scrap yards, medium capacity steel mills, plastics, intermodal yards and so on.

Locomotive Builder: EMD

Locomotive Exterior Dimensions

Engine: 567C 12 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: D25 Cab Width 10′-02"
Horsepower: 1200 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 39 degrees
Configuration: B-B CAPACITIES:
Weight: 245,000 lbs Lubricating Oil: 165
Traction Motors: GM – D77 (Four) Sand Capacity: 28 cu. ft.
Tractive Effort (continuous): 36,000 lbs @ 11.0 Engine Air Filters: Paper
Multiple Unit Capability: Dependent Fuel Oil: 600-1000 (depends)
Dynamic Braking: Dependent Car body Air Filters: Paper or Fiberglass
Auxiliary Generator: Delco 14KW Brake Rigging: Double Clasp
Air Brake: Westinghouse Model: 6BL or 26NL  
Compressor: Gardner-Denver  


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