Locomotives

SW1200

SW <1,500

The SW1200 is a legacy engine model switcher locomotive that runs a 12 cylinder 567C engine while providing 35,000 lbs. of tractive effort at speeds less than or equal to 10 mph.

Product Details
Horsepower 1,200
Axle 4
Tractive Effort @ Min. Cont. Speed 35,000 lbs. @ 10.7 mph
Length Over Coupler Pulling Faces 44 feet, 6 inches
Distance between Bolster Centers 22 feet
Truck-Rigid Wheel Base 8 feet
Width Over Grab Irons 10 feet, 2 inches
Height Above Rails 14 feet, 6 inches
Wheel Diameter 40 inches
Fuel Capacity 600 gallons
Engine 12-567C, 12 cylinder, roots-blown GM Diesel
Main Generator D25
Traction Motors Four D77 direct current
Standard Gearing 62:15 gear ration
Weight Total loaded weight on rails average 248,000 lbs.

GATX Corporation