FANDOM


Logo Christmas
BB40-9W Festive Icon Shop Diesel
Statistics
BB40-9W Festive
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 77 Icon Power
Tax 634 Fuel
Dispatch XP 577 XP
Set N/A
OCU Required
Offer Information
Offer Type Offer Date Cost Buy XP Level Restrictions
Limited gem offer Gem Offer Dec 2015 Bonus locomotive, included with a 72-hours Gem Offer.
Museum
The GE BB40-9W is an 8-axle narrow-gauge version of the popular GE C40-9W locomotive. All 141 examples of this locomotive are owned by the EFVM railroad in Brazil. They are equipped with four B-style trucks, two at each end replacing the conventional C-style trucks. This is necessary because EFVM tracks are 1,000 mm (3 ft 3 3⁄8 in) narrow gauge. Unlike the North American axle load limit of 71500 lb (32.4 tonnes) on standard gauge railways, the narrow gauge railway over which the units operate allows only 51190 lb (25 tonnes). The units are numbered 1113 to 1253.
Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GE_BB40-9W
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.