Class 58 Technical Data

Class 58 Technical Data

Front End Detail

Key

1. Horns, behind grille 6. Coupling
2. Marker Lights 7. Brake Pipe
3. Multiple Working Control Cable 8. Main Reservoir Pipe
4. Multiple Working Control Sockets 9. Engine Control Air Pipe
5. Headlight  

Technical Data

TOPS Number Range: 58001-58050
Design Code: 58-0AA
Built by: BREL Doncaster
Years Introduced: 1983-1987
Wheel Arrangement: Co-Co
Weight: 130 Tonnes
Height: 12ft 10in (3.91m)
Length: 62ft 9 1/2in (19.13m)
Width: 9ft 1in (2.72m)
Wheelbase: 48ft 9in (14.85m)
Bogie Wheelbase: 13ft 8 1/2in (4.18m)
Bogie Pivot Centres 35ft 5 1/2in (10.80m)
Wheel Diameter: 3ft 8in (1.12m)
Min. Curve Negotiable: 4 Chains (80.46m)
Engine Type: Ruston Paxman 12RK3ACT
Engine Output: 3,300hp (2,460kW)
Power at Rail: 2,387hp (1,780kW)
Tractive Effort: 60,000lb (267kN)
Cylinder Bore: 10in (0.25m)
Cylinder Stroke: 12in (0.30m)
Maximum Speed: 80mph (129km/h)
Brake Type: Air
Brake Force: 75 Tonnes
Route Availability: 7
Heating: None
Multiple Coupling Type: Red Diamond
Main Alternator Type: Brush BA1101B
Aux. Alternator Type: Brush BAA602B
Traction Motor Type: Brush TM73-62
No. Traction Motors: 6
Gear Ratio: 63:16
Fuel Tank Capacity: 985 Gallons (4,480 Litres)
Cooling Water Capacity: 264 Gallons (1,200 Litres)
Lub. Oil Capacity: 110 Gallons (416 Litres)
Sanding Equipment: Electro-Pneumatic
Special Fittings: OTMR, GPS