FANDOM


Logo Diesel Domination
EMD BL-2 Icon Shop Diesel
Statistics
EMD BL-2
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 6 Icon Power
Tax 10 Fuel
Dispatch XP 50 XP
Set N/A
OCU Not required
Award Information
Award From Intake III Limit 1
Other Information
This item's graphic was changed with the 12 Dec 2016 Game Update. The original is below:
Old EMD BL-2
Museum
The EMD BL2 is a four-axle B-B road switcher built by General Motors Electro-Motive Division (EMD). Often considered the "Ugly Duckling" of diesel offerings from EMD, the BL2 set the stage for the company's widely successful GP series of locomotives. EMD's diesel program was well underway in the late 1940s and early 1950s, thanks to the success of the company's FT demonstrations across the country. This model of locomotive was sold for both freight and passenger service and the locomotive's intended purpose could be easily identified by the presence or absence of an exhaust stack between the two windshield panes. This exhaust stack was for the steam generator on passenger service units.
Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EMD_BL2
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.