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Box Cab Locomotive

2.5" or 3.75" Scale Box Cab Switching Locomotive
Electric or Gas/Hydraulic Powered for 7.25", 7.5" or 12" Gauge Track

Box Cab Locomotive
Early non-steam (oil/gasoline/diesel or pure electric) engines were often built using car body technology. This style locomotive is called a box cab. Our model recalls an Alco-GE-Ingersoll-Rand 300-hp switcher, one of the earliest successful box cabs.
Locomotive Features

Box Cab Locomotive
  • Solid riveted cab
  • All steel construction
  • Axle-mounted, heavy duty industrial gear boxes
  • 5/8 hp, continuous-duty, 4-brush 24Vdc motors
  • Solid-state programmable control and power modules
  • Options:
Box Cab Locomotive Specifications  
Box Cab Locomotive vs Man size comparison
Standard Features BB
Number of 5/8 HP motors 2
Powered Axles 4
Power Module Rating 160 Amp
Battery Positions 2, 4, or 6
Length 68"
Width 20"
Height 25"
Approx. Wt. w/o Batteries 305 lbs.
Approx. Wt. w/ Batteries 380-530 lbs.
  Also available as a gas/hydraulic unit powered by a Honda 5.5 hp electric-start engine, hydrostatic pump and two hydraulic motors.
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