Owner: South African Railways
Model:UCW 10E1Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:GEC 5783/1990-92Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Series 2
Other locos with this serial:  SAS 10-170(10E1)
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Spoornet Class 10E1 10-170 (Series 2)
Title:  Spoornet Class 10E1 10-170 (Series 2)
Description:  Between 1990 and 1992 Spoornet placed fifty Class 10E1, Series 2 heavy goods 3 kV DC electric locomotives with a Co-Co wheel arrangement in mainline service, numbered in the range from 10-126 to 10-175. The locomotive, which makes use of either regenerative or rheostatic braking as the situation demands, was designed by the General Electric Company (GEC) and built by Union Carriage and Wagon in Nigel, Transvaal.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 10E1, Series 2.
Photo Date:  9/22/2015  Upload Date: 10/25/2015 10:39:16 AM
Location:  Pyramid South, Pretoria, GP, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS 10-170(10E1)
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