NSB Class 67

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NSB Class 67
NSB BM67.jpg
In service 1953–1995
Manufacturer Norsk Elektrisk & Brown Boveri, Skabo and Strømmen
Constructed 1953–1955
Number built 18 units
Formation 3 cars
Fleet numbers 67.01–67.18
67.31–67.48
67.61–67.78
Operator Norges Statsbaner
Specifications
Car length Motor cars: 20.95 m (68 ft 9 in)
Centre cars: 20.92 m (68 ft 8 in)
End cars: 21.08 m (69 ft 2 in)
Maximum speed 70 km/h (43 mph)
Weight Motor cars: 51.5 t (50.7 long tons; 56.8 short tons)
Centre cars: 27.0–28.5 t (26.6–28.0 long tons; 29.8–31.4 short tons)
End cars: 28.5–30.0 t (28.0–29.5 long tons; 31.4–33.1 short tons)
Traction system 4 x NEBB ELM 421 St
Power output 468 kW (628 hp)
Electric system(s) 15 kV 16 23 Hz AC Catenary
Current collection method Pantograph
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)

NSB Class 67 is a three-car electric multiple unit operated by Norges Statsbaner between 1953 and 1995. It was mainly used for local trains as well as branch lines. A total of 18 3-car units were delivered between 1953–1955. The motor cars were built by Norsk Elektrisk & Brown Boveri and Skabo while the centre cars were built by Strømmen and the end cars by Skabo.

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