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EMD DDM45 Triple Icon Shop Diesel
EMD DDM45 Triple
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 30 Icon Power
Tax 288 Fuel
Dispatch XP 220 XP
Set N/A
OCU Required
Offer Information
Offer Type Offer Date Cost Buy XP Level Restrictions
Icon Shop SO Special 26 Apr 2013 270 Gems 99,000 XP 98 Limit 2
Icon Shop VO Vintage 5 Mar 2014 215 Gems 30,750 XP 50 Limit 3
The EMD DDM45 is a narrow gauge diesel-electric locomotive built by EMD. The DD in the name means that it has eight axles in two trucks, giving it a D-D wheel arrangement, while the M stands for the meter gauge track it was to operate on, and the 45 represents the EMD's SD45 that the engine was derived from. They were built for service on the Estrada de Ferro Vitória a Minas (EFVM) in Brazil, South America. In the early 1970s, the EFVM needed not only to expand its locomotive roster, but to use the most powerful single-engined locomotives available, and the SD45 represented the highest-rated model that EMD had to offer at the time.
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