New York & Bermudez Company 0-6-0 Locomotives in Venezuela


Class Details by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media

Class 10 (Locobase 15078)

Data from Baldwin Locomotive Works Specification for Engines as digitized by the DeGolyer Library of Southern Methodist University, Vol 66, pp. 146. Works number was 56526 in May 1923.

Principal Dimensions by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media

Class10
Locobase ID15078
RailroadNew York & Bermudez Company
CountryVenezuela
Whyte0-6-0ST
Number in Class1
Road Numbers10
Gauge3'
Number Built1
BuilderBaldwin
Year1923
Valve GearStephenson
Locomotive Length and Weight
Driver Wheelbase (ft / m) 7.50 / 2.29
Engine Wheelbase (ft / m) 7.50 / 2.29
Ratio of driving wheelbase to overall engine wheelbase1
Overall Wheelbase (engine & tender) (ft / m) 7.50 / 2.29
Axle Loading (Maximum Weight per Axle) (lbs / kg)
Weight on Drivers (lbs / kg)52,500 / 23,814
Engine Weight (lbs / kg)52,500 / 23,814
Tender Loaded Weight (lbs / kg)
Total Engine and Tender Weight (lbs / kg)52,500 / 23,814
Tender Water Capacity (gals / ML)800 / 3.03
Tender Fuel Capacity (oil/coal) (gals/tons / Liters/MT)1 / 1
Minimum weight of rail (calculated) (lb/yd / kg/m)29 / 14.50
Geometry Relating to Tractive Effort
Driver Diameter (in / mm)34 / 864
Boiler Pressure (psi / kPa)180 / 12.40
High Pressure Cylinders (dia x stroke) (in / mm)12" x 18" / 305x457
Tractive Effort (lbs / kg)11,664 / 5290.71
Factor of Adhesion (Weight on Drivers/Tractive Effort) 4.50
Heating Ability
Tubes (number - dia) (in / mm)86 - 1.75" / 44
Flues (number - dia) (in / mm)
Flue/Tube length (ft / m) 8.50 / 2.59
Firebox Area (sq ft / m2)46 / 4.27
Grate Area (sq ft / m2) 9.10 / 0.85
Evaporative Heating Surface (sq ft / m2)355 / 32.98
Superheating Surface (sq ft / m2)
Combined Heating Surface (sq ft / m2)355 / 32.98
Evaporative Heating Surface/Cylinder Volume150.67
Computations Relating to Power Output (More Information)
Robert LeMassena's Power Computation1638
Same as above plus superheater percentage1638
Same as above but substitute firebox area for grate area8280
Power L12532
Power MT318.98

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