£7.99

Author:   Ivatt Diesel Re-creation Society

Edition:   Paperback
Pages:   32
Condition:   New

Genre:   Diesel & Electric

Status:   In Stock

Synopsis

LMS10000 Engineering Summary: Constructing D16/1 Locomotive by Ivatt Diesel Re-creation Society. This booklet provides a detailed overview of the plan to create the third class D16/1 diesel locomotive.

The Ivatt 10000 and 10001 diesel locomotives were designed by H.G. Ivatt and built by the LMS in Derby. 10000 was completed in 1947 and 10001 the following year. They were the first main line diesel locomotives and successfully set the shape of UK diesel tracton for decades to come.

The aim of the Ivatt Diesel Re-creation Society is to construct the third class D16/1 locomotive as a living legacy.

Chapters

Background
10000 in the Scrapyard
10001 in the Scrapyard
Chassis
The Rolling Chassis
Train Heating
Bogies
Braking System
Alternator and Electrical Equipment
Engines
Underframe
Cooling
Cab Design and Equipment
Summary