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Class 151 Bo-Bo DC Electric

151 008-0 at Pardubice hl n with Ex525

Czech electric locomotives with a 1 in the first position are 3000v DC electrics. Class 151 were rebuilt from class 150 by re-gearing them for 160 km/h operation and generally updating the design to increase efficiency. Class 150 date from 1978 and the modifications were commenced in 1996.
This loco was built by Škoda in 1978 (serial number 7155) as E499.2008 and renumbered in 1988 to 150 008-1, it was modified in 1997 and renumbered 151 008-0.

CD 151 008-0 at Pardubice hl n with train Ex525 (13:09 Praha hl n to Luhačovice) on Friday, April 17th, 2009.

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