TCDD DH6500

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DH6500
Type and origin
Power type Diesel-hydraulic
Builder Krupp-Esslingen
Build date 1960–
Total produced 40
Specifications
Configuration:
 • UIC C
Gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Length 10.5 m (34 ft 5 in)
Loco weight 42.5 tonnes (41.8 long tons; 46.8 short tons)
Engine type Maybach GT6
Performance figures
Maximum speed 60 km/h (37 mph)
Power output 480 kW (644 hp)
Career
Operators Turkish State Railways
Numbers DH6501 – DH6540

TCDD DH6500 was a series of diesel-hydraulic shunter built for the Turkish State Railways. A total of 40 locomotives were built by Krupp-Esslingen after 1960, based closely on DB Class 360. They were equipped with Maybach GT6 engines.

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