The SD60 is a microprocessor controlled six axle locomotive that utilizes a 16 Cylinder turbocharged EMD 710 engine to produce over 100,000 lbs of tractive effort at minimum continuous speed. This model is utilized primarily in over the road applications, but does function in larger industrial loading/unloading facilities where rail curvature is not an issue.
Tractive Effort @ Min. Cont. Speed
100,100 lbs. @ 10.3 mph
Length Over Coupler Pulling Faces
71 feet, 2 inches
Width Over Grab Irons
10 feet, 3-1/8 inches
Height Above Rails
15 feet, 7-1/8 inches
16-710G3, 16 cylinder, turbocharged, GM Diesel
Six D87B direct current
62:15 gear ratio
Total loaded weight on rails average 368,000 lbs.