FS Class E.320

FS class E.320
Type and origin
Power type Electric
Builder OM, TIBB
Build date 1915-1918
Total produced 5
AAR wheel arr. 1'C 1'
UIC class 1'C 1'′
Gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Wheel diameter 1,500 mm (59.06 in)
Length 12.77 m (41 ft 10 34 in)
Loco weight 71.8 t (70.7 long tons; 79.1 short tons)
Electric system(s) 650 V DC
Current collection Third rail
Traction motors DC
Performance figures
Maximum speed 95 km/h (59 mph)
Power output 1,100 kW (1,480 hp)
Operators FS
Disposition Disposed

The Class E.320 was an Italian electric locomotive built from 1915 to 1918. It was in service in the Varese-Milan-Porto Ceresio railroad, using third rail. Built in five units, they were provided by two direct current electric motors, designed by TIBB, giving it a maximum speed of 95 km/h. The final assembly and the mechanical design were by Officine Meccaniche.


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