TCDD E 43000

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TCDD E43000
TCDD E43032 at Haydarpaşa.jpg
TCDD E43032 at Haydarpaşa
Type and origin
Power type Electric
Designer Toshiba
Builder Tülomsaş
Build date 1987
Total produced 45
 • AAR B-B-B
 • UIC Bo'Bo'Bo'
Gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Length 20.24 m (66 ft 5 in)
Loco weight 120 tonnes (120 long tons; 130 short tons)
Electric system/s 25 kV 50 Hz AC Catenary
Current pickup(s) Pantograph
Performance figures
Maximum speed 90 km/h (56 mph)(some units)
130 km/h (81 mph) (remaining units)
Units have two different final drive ratios fixed at manufacturing
Power output 3,180 kW (4,260 hp)
Tractive effort 275 kN (62,000 lbf)
Operators TCDD Taşımacılık
Numbers E43001 – E43045

TCDD E43000 is a series of electric locomotives used by the Turkish State Railways. The batch consisted of 45 units delivered in 1987 and used throughout the electrified parts of the Turkish rail network. The locomotives have a power output of 3,180 kW and are capable of 120 km/h.

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TCDD E43012 Haydarpaşa