How Much Does a Diesel Locomotive Weigh?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 11:09:14 PM ET
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The weight of a diesel locomotive varies from about 100 tons or below to over 200 tons, depending on the model. The GP38-2 weighs 125 tons, the Dash 9 GE-C44-9W weighs 210 tons, the C30-7 weighs 195 tons and the F7A weighs 104.4 tons.

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