FCA 4801         
Date: 1/1/2011 Location: Itauna, MG BR Country Flag   Map Show Itauna on a rail map Views: 466 Collection Of:   Rodrigo Matheus
Locomotives: FCA 4801(BB40-2) FCA 2979(GT26CU-2)    Author:  Rodrigo Matheus
FCA 4801
Picture Categories: This picture is part of album:  EMD BB40-2/-3/T-2/T-3
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Ron Moraca General Bi*chin' photo and location, Rodrigo. I've never seen an ex-CP Rail BB40-2 modified that heavily before. Four 2-axle trucks!? WOW!!! 2/29/2012 7:48:51 PM
Rodrigo Matheus General Thank you! It is in Brazil where locomotives rebulit the truck. This modification improves the performance curves in the stretch metric gauge. The truck's BB only has one disadvantage, in the rain locomotives slip a lot. 3/1/2012 10:17:11 AM

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