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Rail Power/NS RP20BD Genset Nos. 100-101

2 Units Currently Stored



This roster compiled and maintained by Chris R. Toth
Roster last updated on August 16, 2017.


Active Roster


Road No.

Rebuilt From

Rebuild Date Rebuilt By Original Build Date Order No. Builder No. Notes
100 NS/SOU EMD GP38AC 2824 03-2007 NS 04-1971 7307 37296 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
101 NS/SOU EMD GP38AC 2830 07-2007 NS 05-1971 7307 37302 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.

General Info

NS Model Designation = RP20BD
Horsepower = 2,100
Fuel Tank Capacity = 2,600 gallons
Dynamic Braking = Yes
Control = Single
Cab Signals = Yes
LSL (Locomotive Speed Limiter) = Yes

Equipped with EMD Blomberg type-B  trucks.

All units are equipped with an electric parking brake.

These are four-axle 3-engine genset locomotives.

Units 100-101 assembled by NS Juniata Locomotive Shop from kits supplied by
Rail Power Technologies using the frames of former NS/SOU EMD GP38AC units

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