Bo-Bo Diesel shunter T43 252
Photographed at the Skandiahamn marshalling yard, Gothenburg, on 9 September 2012. Built by Nohab in 1963, originally painted yellow, now black and blue.
Owned by Baneservice, mainly used in Norway and based at Kristineham, so it has come quite a long way!
Powered by a GM EMD 12-567D1 1,065 kW diesel engine driving an ASEA LJD 138 generator, driving axle motors of ASEA LJB 76 type. Dynamic weight: 80 tons. Maximum speed: 90 km/h.
A total of 50 were built between 1961 and 1963.
Picture added on 13 September 2012 at 22:38