RailPictures.Net Photo: CSXT 7599 CSX Transportation (CSXT) GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C) at Loachapoka, Alabama by Frank Orona
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CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C) (more..)
CSX A&WP/WofA Subdivision (more..)
Loachapoka, Alabama, USA (more..)
December 22, 2012
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CSXT 7599 (more..)
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GSC Floating Bolster 3 Truck The FB-3 truck was created by two casting foundries, General Steel Castings Corporation (GSC) and Adirondack Steel Castings for use on GE six axle locomotives. With a traction motor arrangement similar to the EMD Flexicoil truck, the FB-3 had a wheelbase of 13 7 just like the EMD Flexicoil. This truck started making an appearance under GE models in 1966 and provided support for the Phase II U28C through Dash 8 model lines until it was replaced by the Dofasco Hi-AD truck in 1993. This version of the GSC FB-3 was cast by Rockwell International who bought GSC years earlier.
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