CLASS 142 – DISCRETE AND RELIABLE

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With many years of successful operations on the Continent the Austrian built HR BR 142 now expands its operations also to Scandinavia. This is an excellent challenger for the dominating RC loco on the Swedish railway market.

The profile of these locos is the one of reliability without making a big fuzz about themselves, and of course with the legacy of success in Austria.

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Locomotive Description

Hector Rail class: 142

Locos:

001-7, “Martins”

002-5, “Calloway”

003-3, “Schmidt”

104-9, “Kane”

105-6, “Rosebud”

106-4, “Stark”

107-2, “Bennell”

108-0, “Butler”

209-4, “Spade”

110-4, “Blane”

211-0, “Dobbs”

212-8, “Jeffries”

Locomotive Features

Built year 1969-77, modernized in 1990’s
Built by SGP (Simmering – Graz – Pauker AG)
Total locos built Appr. 200
Locos at Hector Rail 12, thereof 11 in operation
Operational in SE
Axle configuration Bo'Bo'
German