Bavarian Pt 2/5 H

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Bavarian Pt 2/5 H
DRG Class 73.2
Number(s): DRG 73 201
Quantity: 1
Manufacturer: Krauss
Year(s) of manufacture: 1906
Retired: 1933
Wheel arrangement: 2-4-4
Axle arrangement: 1'B2' h2t
Gauge: 1,435 mm
Length over buffers: 11,894 mm
Service weight: 70.7 t
Adhesive weight: 32.0 t
Axle load: 16.0 t
Top speed: 90 km/h
Driving wheel diameter: 1,640 mm
Leading wheel diameter: 1,006 mm
Trailing wheel diameter: 1,006 mm
No. of cylinders: 2
Cylinder bore: 500 mm
Piston stroke: 560 mm
Boiler Overpressure: 12 bar
Grate area: 1.96 m²
Superheater area: 20.19 m²
Evaporative heating area: 89.07 m²

The Bavarian Class Pt 2/5 H locomotive of the Royal Bavarian State Railways (Königlich Bayerische Staatsbahn) was built by Krauss for the Nuremberg Trade Fair in 1906. Because this locomotive could no longer fully meet the performance requirements at that time, it remained a one-off. It was nevertheless taken over by the Reichsbahn and retired in 1933. The loco had a superheated steam system.

The engine was scrapped after retirement.

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