My WAP-4 designed Electric
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“My WAP-4 designed Electric Locomotive sketch”.
My WAP-4 designed Electric Locomotive sketch
Let’s start with “My WAP-4 designed Electric Locomotive sketch”.
About the sketch :-
In this post, I share my WAP-4 Electric locomotive sketch made by me with my imagination and creative ideas.
As well as various other locomotives models are also uploaded in this post.
In India, WAP-4 locomotive is third powerful engine of Indian railway.
This has power in rank #3.
This is capable of hauling rake of 24 coaches speed of upto 130 Kmph.
It is mainly used for Superfast trains and few rajdhanis too!
In Indian Railway, the WAP-4 is one of the most important electric locomotives used.
This is a very powerful class capable of hauling 26 coaches at a speed of 140 km/h .
They have a max speed of 175 km/h.
Sheds Holding WAP-4 are :-
1.Howrah (HWH) 90+ locos
2.Erode (ED) 85+ locos
3.Kanpur (CNB) 60+ locos
4.Ghaziabad (GZB) 80+ locos
5.Vadodara (BRC) 80+ locos
6.Lallaguda (LGD) 65+ locos
7.Royapuram (RPM) 45+ locos
8.Ludhiana (LDH) 30+ locos
9.Santragachi (SRC) 55+ locos
10.Mughalsarai (MGS) 60+ locos
11.Bhusawal (BSL) 35+ locos
12.Itarsi (ET) 25+ locos
13.Vijaywada (BZA) 5+ locos
This class hauls 32coach (1800 tonne) trains at 110 km/h.
It is also used to haul the premier Rajdhani & Shatabdi expresses at 140 km/h.
These loco has achieved a top speed of 169.5 km/h, though Indian Railways limits its top speed to 145 km/h.
The acceleration time / distances are:
110 km/h – 338 seconds (6.8 km)
120 km/h – 455 seconds (10.5 km)
130 km/h – 741 seconds (20.5 km)
The Starting Tractive Effort (Te) is 32000 kg/force.
Designation of Locos :
The classification codes that identify the locomotive types.
These codes are in the form (gauge, power, load and series).
The Indian railways have two types of
WAG and WAP locomotives.
They are classified as WAG and WAP depending upon gear ratios; it means more speed but low hauling capacity for passengers.
The WAP and vice versa in
case of goods WAG locomotive.
The max.speed of WAP type is about 110 kmph.
-WAG stands for Wide gauge AC Goods.
For exadesignedmple: WAG-1, WAG-2, WAG-4, WAG-5, WAG-7, WAG-9.
-WAPstands for Wide gauge AC Passengers.
For example: WAP-4, WAP-7.
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