FM H-10-44

FM H-10-44

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The FM H-10-44 was a yard switcher produced by Fairbanks-Morse from August, 1944-March, 1950. The units featured a 1,000-horsepower, six-cylinder opposed piston engine prime mover, and were configured in a B-B wheel arrangement mounted atop a pair of two-axle AAR Type-A switcher trucks, with all axles powered. Many H-10-44s received modifications that increased their horsepower rating to 1,200hp. The Raymond Loewy-designed carbody featured a slanted nose, sloping hood lines, and a protruding roof visor mounted on the rear of the cab. These styling cues were carried through to the H-10-44's successor, the FM H-12-44, until September 1952 when the exterior design was "Spartanized" to reduce production costs.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135751107
  • 9786135751109