4.4.12 Commonwealth of Australia
Electric locomotive NSWGR
class 46 with 30 hopper cars filled with coal. Driver's stand with speedometer and manometers (pressure gauges). The continuous traction power is as stated below, but for a maximum time of 1 h
the power may be increased to 2 820 kW
, which is most needed while pulling this heavy load uphill.
About 3 000 metric tons of coal-filled hopper cars.
Overhead wire 1 500 V DC
Safety systems in BVE:
class 46 at Wikipedia
This train and the
Heavy Coal route were posted to the Internet 17 years ago, and the website for the route has disappeared at least 10 years ago.
To download from this website:
Comes bundled with the
Last update of this directory entry:
This is search 49541 in the (English language) vehicle directory
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Last changed: 2020-Feb-16