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$225000 Peoria Locomotive Works 1500 HP Switcher #800

Published date: January 27, 2014
  • Location: Missouri, United States

Built by Peoria Locomotive Works in 1995, recently shopped and some of the recent upgrades include: NEW wheels (all 3"), NEW Alignment control couplers & draft gear, NEW cab floor, NEW interior paint, NEW seats & speedometer, NEW batteries, FRESH air brakes & Blue Card will be done before shipment. Some of the other mechanical details include: Peoria Locomotive Works M/N SC15A-3, 12 cylinder Caterpiller 3512 1500 HP 4 stroke engine (s/n 49Y00568), KATO main and aux generators, Westinghouse CD air compressor powered by a KATO 50 HP motor, D77 Traction motors, frame #95-1-800, engine hours 63,274, 1500 HP, Main Gen -Kato A224740003, s/n 97079-05, Aux Gen- Kato R241610004, s/n 97080-03, Controller - Caterpillar Electronic Locomotive Control, excellent wiring, 26-L air brakes w/ comp shoes, MU equipped, ditch lights, AAR control stand, electric cab heat, FRA qualified, Unit weight 250,000 lbs, excellent body.

Buyer can choose a two tone paint job of their choosing for an extra $25,000. A Hotstart or SmartStart 2 AESS system can also be installed at an additional cost.

This unit is READY to go to work and can be shipped on its own wheels. Avoid the headaches of maintaining older units with hard to find parts. Most of the replacement parts for this unit are readily available off the shelf.
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