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DRG Class 61 Double Icon Shop Loco
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DRG Class 61 Double
Type Icon Shop Loco (Steam)
Power 20 Icon Power
Tax 550 Gold
Dispatch XP 85 XP
Set Henschel-Wegmann I
OCU Required
Offer Information
Offer Type Offer Date Cost Buy XP Level Restrictions
Icon Shop SO Special 6 Mar 2012 265 Gems 35,000 XP 48 Limit 2
Icon Shop VO Vintage 13 Jan 2013 265 Gems 35,000 XP 48 Limit 2
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The two German DRG Class 61 steam engines were express train locomotives specifically built by Henschel for the Henschel-Wegmann train in service with the Deutsche Reichsbahn. The Henschel-Wegmann train was an initiative of the German locomotive construction industry, intended to be able to demonstrate a powerful locomotive-hauled train alongside the emerging express railbuses. With its 2.30 metre diameter driving wheels the locomotive itself achieved the planned speed of 175 km/h without any difficulty, but when hauling its streamlined train it could only reach 160.
Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DRG_Class_61
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