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Class 44

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Class 40 Details:
Introduced: 1959
Engine: Sulzer 12 cyl 12LDA28-A twin-bank pressure charged of 2200bhp at 750rpm
Weight: 133 tons
Brake Force: 63 tons
Maximum Tractive Effort: 70000lb
Transmission: Six Crompton Parkinson 305hp axle-hung nose-suspended traction motors.
Driving Wheel Diameter: 1143mm (914mm pony wheel)
Route Availability: 7
Maximum Speed: 90mph
Coupling Code: Blue Star