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296 050-8 passing Porz(Rhein)
Class 296 Bo-Bo shunters were re-built from class 290 and re-engined with a 1000 kW (1360 hp) diesel engine. They have hydraulic transmissions and a top speed of 80 km/h, 50 mph.
This loco was built by MaK in July 1967 (serial number 1000423) as V90 050, becoming 290 050-4 in January 1968,and then modified in July 2007 to become 296 050-8.

296 050-8 passing Porz(Rhein) on Tuesday, May 6th, 2014.

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