EWLX 1617 GP-7

1617 is currently on lease to the Blackwell Northern Gateway Railroad based out of Blackwell Oklahoma.


Manufacturer Electromotive Division of General Motors (EMD)
Model GP-7
Former Owner/Number CBQ 261; BN 1617; WRIX 1617; NIWX 1617
Date built December 1953
Serial number 18977
Frame number 5312-9
Engine 16-576B
Horsepower 1500
Main Generator D12B
Auxiliary Generator 10kw
Traction Motors 1 - D37B, 3- D77
Wiring Condition Fair
Batteries Good
Trucks Blomberg/rolller bearings
Wheels Fair
Weight 259,300
Air 26NL
Brake Shoes Double clasp, composition
Air Compressor WBE, air cooled
MU Yes
Ditch Lights No
Stanby Heater Yes, electric (480/3)
Control Stand Drum
Switch Gear Pnuematic
Cab Heat Hot water
General Condition Good


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