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Fairbanks-Morse locomotives in color

Boyd, Jim.

Fairbanks-Morse locomotives in color

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Published by Morning Sun Books in Edison, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Canada.,
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairbanks, Morse and Company.,
    • Diesel locomotives -- United States.,
    • Diesel locomotives -- Canada.,
    • Diesel locomotives -- Mexico.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jim Boyd ; photography by the author, except as noted.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ619.2 .B68 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1018950M
      ISBN 101878887637
      LC Control Number96076561
      OCLC/WorldCa36589948


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There is a brief history of the Fairbanks-Morse locomotives and what and how the OP engine operates. I like the breakdown of the various roads that bought the FM locomotives. Great roster information on each road and captions with color pictures.5/5(3). Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives In Color- By the late s Fairbanks-Morse & Company had developed a unique and efficient opposed-piston diesel engine which would be ideal for locomotives.

The looming Second World War intervened, and F-Ms diesels weBrand: Morning Sun Books. Fairbanks-Morse, is a historic American (and Canadian) industrial scale manufacturer. It later diversified into pumps, engines and industrial arm of the company is now a Diesel engine manufacturer located in Beloit, Wisconsin and has specialized in the manufacture of opposed-piston Diesel engines for United States Navy vessels and railroad locomotives since.

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Fairbanks-Morse locomotives would come to be offered in an entire array of models from switchers to passenger and road units. Its switcher line consisted of a rather large design (as switchers typically go) which began with the H (“H” for Hood unit, “10” for 1, horsepower, and each 4 meant four axles and four traction motors).

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Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox Author: Jim Boyd. Jim Boyd Former Railfan & Railroad Magazine Editor Jim Boyd details the colorful product of the FM Company through more than photographs. This comprehensive look at FM diesel production covers every original buyer as well as the railroads that inherited FMs through mergers.

Tour the opposed piston world of UP a. The Train Master began production in April of and proved itself as the most "successful" locomotive on the market at the time, even if railroads didn't realize it. The H utilized Fairbanks Morse's 2-cycle 38D8 1/8 opposed piston prime mover that could produce a hefty 2, horsepower using C-C trucks (the model was equipped with the Tri-Mount design).

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Dust jacket is protected in Brodart. A very good copy of this locomotive history, illustrated throughout with full colour photographs. Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives in Color By Jim Boyd Former Railfan & Railroad Magazine Editor Jim Boyd details the colorful product of the FM Company through more than photographs.

This comprehensive look at FM diesel production covers every original buyer as well as the railroads that inherited FMs through mergers. Reading Railroad Fairbanks-Morse Trainmaster Diesel Electric Locomotives- This title is more than a picture book as there is extensive text and Reading Railroad shop records, notes and statistics included.

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Hardcover with jacket, pages, x 11 x.5 in., all color photographs with captions. Fairbanks-Morse Diesel Locomotives has 1, members. Dedicated to diesel locomotives produced by Fairbanks Morse. Fans of opposed piston engines unite.

In cab video of fairbanks morse h at the north carolina transportation museum in spencer, north carolina after national train day Fairbanks-Morse P Diesel Locomotive The P, also known as the Speed Merchant, was a streamlined, 1, hp locomotive built between – by Fairbanks-Morse, specifically to operate on each end of the Talgo train produced by American Car and Foundry.

Fairbanks-Morse, along with its competing firms, sought to capitalize on this new market opportunity. In December F-M produced its first streamlined, cab/carbody dual service diesel locomotive as direct competition to such models as the ALCO PA and EMD E-unit.

The Fairbanks-Morse Company was founded in the late s with headquarters in Chicago, Illinois. Fairbanks-Morse manufactured many kinds of engines including the 'Eclipse Pumper,' 'Jack of all Trades' and many industrial engines.

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This book "Fairbanks-Morse Diesel locomotive Engine", was published by International Correspondence Schools of Scranton, PA. This home study course # was written by J. Vanderdoes is dated This soft cover edition has over pages with numerous pictures, drawings and diagrams.

The following is from the book, Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives In Color, by Jim Boyd: The railroad that pioneered dieselization in the United States when it purchased a GE/Ingersol-Rand h.p. boxcab switcher in had a long and productive relationship with Fairbanks-Morse following the August convention of the Association of American.

Milwaukee Road Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives. K likes. This page is for fans of Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives (FM's). Please feel free to post pics, links, videos, questions, stories, or Followers: K. * Assembled in July by Canadian Locomotive Company, Kingston ON, as Demonstrator # from parts, including bodies, trucks and prime movers supplied by Fairbanks-Morse, Beloit WI.

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There are many photographs, action as well as roster shots, both historic black & white and vivid color, featuring diesel locomotives built by Alco, Baldwin, and Fairbanks-Morse. These models closely match prototype drawings published in the Model Railroader Cyclopedia: Volume 2, Diesel Locomotives, and the contours of the Raymond Loewy-designed hoods and cab windows are photos of many of these locomotives appear in Jim Boyd's book Fairbanks-Morse Locomotives in Color, published by Morning Sun Books.

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