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NS 2400

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NS 2400 NS 2400 - Introduced between 1954 and 1956, these locomotives have spent the majority of their lives on freight workings. They bear a resemblance to the BR Class 15 built by BTH.
   
Technical Details  
Builder Alsthom
Engine SACM V12 SHR of 625W (839hp)
Transmission 4 Alsthom TA 637 axle hung traction Motors
Weight (full working order) 60 tonnes
Train Heating None (although may have worked with generator vans)
Tractive Effort 161kn
Length 12.520m
Max Speed 80 km/h (50mph)
Wheel Diameter 1000mm

Published sources indicate that nos 2415 - 2436 have headlights for working into Germany