The GENESIS™ Series 1 - Advanced Design
DC Passenger Locomotive for Amtrak

General Specifications
Model: P42DC 110 mph, 4200 hp, 800 kW HEP Click here for
the front view
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Arrangement: B-B, high speed
Weight: 266,000 lbs.
Engine Model: 7FDL16, 4 stroke cycle, with EFI
Traction Equipment:
Alternator:  1 - GMG195
Motors:  4 - GE752AH DC motors, axle suspended
Head End Power: 1 - GTA33 alternator, 800 kW, 480 V, 3, 60 Hz, microcomputer control
Air Brake Schedule: 26L Integrated Electronic Air Brake Control
Auxiliary Eqiupment: Radiator Fan (AC):  1 GYA30
Equipment Blowers (AC):  2 - GDY76
Alternator Blower (AC):  1 GDY74
Dynamic Brake Blowers (DC):   2 - GDY72
Air Compressor: 1 - WABCO 3CDCLA Air Compressor
Drive/Control:  AC motor - microcomputer control
Motor:  40 hp
Configuration & Features:
  • Aerodynamic monocoque carbody
  • Enhanced collision capability
  • Cab signal equipped - Microcabmatic by GRS
  • Microcomputer-based integrated control, full diagnostics
  • Segmented, spill resistant fuel tank
  • Automatic parking brake
  • Remote engine starting

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