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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diesel_locomotive

A string of four diesel locomotives haul a long freight train in the U.S. state of Washington.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GE_AC6000CW

The AC6000CW is a 6,000-horsepower (4,500 kW) diesel electric locomotive built by GE Transportation. This locomotive, along with the EMD SD90MAC, is among the most powerful single-engined diesel locomotives in the world. The only locomotive to surpass them is the dual-engine 6,600-horsepower ... The train was 7.3 kilometres (4.536 miles) long and carried 82,000 tonnes ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Train+Diesel+Engine&v=JU6zpBT5Sh8
Sep 3, 2016 ... you explain how a diesel engine works, not a diesel-electric locomotive... There's nothing about how the engine powers 3 ...

science.howstuffworks.com/transport/engines-equipment/diesel-locomotive.htm

This 270,000-pound (122,470-kg) locomotive is designed to tow passenger-train cars at speeds of up to 110 miles per hour (177 kph). The diesel engine makes ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Train+Diesel+Engine&v=bNR8dYzeCkc
Jul 31, 2007 ... The GM "E" Diesel 567 V12 works at 850 rpm delivers 1125 hp to electric motors. NYC #4080 #4068 I ... Starting a 567 GM "E" Locomotive Diesel Engine ..... Diesel Trains | How Diesel Locomotives Work? | locomotive engine ...

science.howstuffworks.com/transport/engines-equipment/diesel-locomotive7.htm

The Engine and Generator - Diesel locomotives are some of the coolest modes of transport out there. Giant machines like these are just full of technological ...

cumminsengines.com/rail

Low cost-of-operation and high dependability also make Cummins engines ideal for track maintenance equipment. We know that for the trains to run on time ...

www.quora.com/Why-do-trains-use-diesel-electric-powerplants-while-large-ships-use-straight-diesel-engines

In a diesel-electric locomotive, the electrical generator and motors are the transmission. When I worked in a locomotive factory 40 years ago, the machinery was a ...

www.american-rails.com/diesel-locomotives.html

As the late historian Jim Boyd notes in his book, "The American Freight Train," the 60-ton ... The early boxcabs are often credited as the first with a diesel engine ...

www.up.com/aboutup/special_trains/diesel-electric

Although diesel locomotives first came to American railroads in the 1920s, their use was confined to switch engines, and later to passenger train locomotives.