Bavarian D IV

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Bavarian D V, T 1 (Pfalz)
DRG Class 88.71–73
Number(s) DRG 88 7101–7201, 7301–7321
Quantity 132
Manufacturer Krauss, Maffei
Year(s) of manufacture 1878–1897
Retired 1930
Wheel arrangement 0-4-0
Axle arrangement B n2t
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Length over buffers 8,005 mm
Service weight 28.8 t
Adhesive weight 28.8 t
Top speed 45 km/h
No. of cylinders 2
Cylinder bore 330 mm
Piston stroke 508 mm
Boiler Overpressure 10 bar
Grate area 1.00 m2
Evaporative heating area 64.30 m2

The little D IV was one of the most frequently seen tank locomotives in the stations of the Royal Bavarian State Railways (Königlich Bayerische Staatsbahn). The Deutsche Reichsbahn took over almost all of them, 124 in total, of which 24 were from the Palatinate (Pfalz).

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