M5 Hitachi


M5 Hitachi

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The Sri Lanka Railways Class M5 is a type of diesel-electric locomotive. The class was ordered to strengthen the diesel locomotive fleet of Sri Lanka Railways. The Class M5 became a familiar sight on Main Line of SLR.HITACHI (Japan) 1600hp. Imported to Sri Lanka in 1979. Some locomotives repowered with Paxman engines classified as M5B. Some with “Caterpillar” 3516 DITA engines and re-classified as M5C. Still in operation

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Dimensions 36 × 25 cm