PKP class EP07

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PKP class EP07
EP07-455 22 Sep 06.JPG
EP07-455 on 22 September 2006 at Jedrzejow
Type and origin
Power type Electric
Model 4E (Pafawag)
303E (Cegielski)
Rebuilder Modification of EU07 locomotive done in several different Rolling Stock Workshops
Rebuild date 1995–2003
Number rebuilt 97
Specifications
Configuration:
 • UIC Bo′Bo′
Gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Wheel diameter 1,250 mm (49.21 in)
Length 15,915 mm (52 ft 2 58 in)
Width 3,038 mm (9 ft 11 58 in)
Height 4,343 mm (14 ft 3 in)
Axle load 21.5 tonnes (21.2 long tons; 23.7 short tons)
Loco weight 80 tonnes (79 long tons; 88 short tons)
Electric system(s) 3000 V DC Catenary
Current source Pantograph
Traction motors EE 541
LKb 535, 76:21 gear ratio
Loco brake Oerlikon
Performance figures
Maximum speed 125 km/h (78 mph)
Power output 2,000 kW (2,680 hp)
Tractive effort 280 kN (62,950 lbf)
Career
Operators PKP
Nicknames Siódemka
Anglik

PKP class EP07 is the name for a Polish electric locomotive used by the Polish railway operator Polskie Koleje Państwowe (PKP).

History[edit]

The EP07 is a later modification of the EU07 locomotive. The changes are:

  • Traction motors changed to LK535
  • Gear ratio changed from 79:18 to 76:21

Nickname[edit]

  • Siódemka (The Seven) - from the number

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