Diesel locomotive V 60/​346 series

Locomotives, railway wagons – Diesel locomotives

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The V 60 series locomotives are used for moderately heavy shunting service. They are particularly suitable for universal work train operations, for direct supply to and from railway construction sites.


Functional Characteristics

  • Two-stage secondary transmission
  • Track gear
  • Shunting gear
  • Particularly suitable for work train operations

Technical specifications

Type of vehicle diesel-hydraulic locomotive
Type V 60/​346
Manufacturer VEB LEW Hennigsdorf
Engine Caterpillar 3412 C DI-TA and 12 KVD 18/​21
Soot particle filter No
Output 475 kW
Maximum speed 60 km/​h
Height above top of rail 4.200 mm
Slowest continuous speed 9 km/​h
Service weight 60 t
Axle arrangement D
Average mass per axis 15 t
Transmission hydrokinetic transmission, GSR 12/​5.2 rod drive
Brake tread brake, K m. Z
Brake weights G/​P: 28 t/​54 t
Length over buffers 10.880 mm
Outer wheel-base 5.600 mm
Inner wheel-base 2.600 mm
Safety devices Automatic safety device, ATW/​ATS, train radio telecommunication system (analogue, GSM-R)
Operating supplies diesel fuel: 2,100 l