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PRR A5 Icon Shop Loco
Statistics
PRR A5
Type Icon Shop Loco (Steam)
Power 5 Icon Power
Tax 30 Gold
Dispatch XP 6 XP
Set N/A
OCU Not required
Purchasing Information
Shop Info: Gold Shop Info: Gems
Cost 6,000 Gold Cost N/A
Buy XP 100 XP Buy XP
Level 11 Level
Limit 1 Limit
Other Information
Data corrected after the 28 Nov 2016 Game Update.

History

A four-wheeled configuration where all the wheel is driving wheels used all the locomotive’s weight for traction, but is inherently unstable at speed. The type was therefore mainly used for switchers. They were used in situations where tighter radius curves existed or the shorter length was an advantage. Thus they were commonly employed in dockyard work, industrial tramways, or as shop switchers. The wheel arrangement is also used on specialist type such as fireless locomotives, crane tanks, tram engines, and geared steam locomotives.

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