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EMD SD45-2 Nos. 1700-1705

6 Units Active



This roster compiled and maintained by Chris R. Toth
Roster last updated on August 13, 2019.


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Previous No. Original No. Original NS Subsidiary Build Date Order No. Builder No. Notes
1700 CR 6654 EL 3669 PRRX 11-1972 7381 7381-1 NS LEADER/PTC Equipped. Equipped with A/C, electric handbrake.
Painted in special Erie Lackawanna heritage paint scheme.
1701 CR 6655 EL 3670 PRRX 11-1972 7381 7381-2 NS LEADER/PTC Equipped.
1702 CR 6659 EL 3674 PRRX 11-1972 7381 7381-6 NS LEADER/PTC Equipped.
1703 CR 6662 EL 3677 PRRX 11-1972 7381 7381-9 NS LEADER/PTC Equipped.
1704 CR 6664 EL 3679 PRRX 11-1972 7381 7381-11 NS LEADER/PTC Equipped.
1705 CR 6666 EL 3681 PRRX 11-1972 7381 7381-13 NS LEADER/PTC Equipped. Equipped with electric handbrake.

General Info

NS Model Designation = SD45-2
Horsepower = 3,000 (See note below regarding engines)
Fuel Tank Capacity = 5,000 gallons
Dynamic Braking = Yes
Control = Single
Cab Signals = Yes
LSL (Locomotive Speed Limiter) = Yes

Units 1700-1702 have had the original 20-cylinder engine replaced with an
EMD 16-cylinder 645E3 model and are rated at 3,000 horsepower.

Units 1703-1705 retain their EMD 20-cylinder 645E3 engine, but the horsepower
rating was downgraded from 3,600 to 3,000 horsepower.

Unit 1700 repainted at Chattanooga, TN in September 2015 into Erie Lackawanna heritage paint scheme.



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