Y 6438 EPM

Y 6538

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Brand - Reference

EPM 12.33.02

Type

Y 6438 4

Mass / Slipping current @ 12 V

150 g / 0.15 A

Comments

Stupid box: no place to let through the front and rear railings, nor to accept couplings!

Made by LS Models. Functional lights, not yellow enough, however.

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Modifications

  • Viessmann 5242 decoder. CV 29 has been set to rotate the motor in the opposite direction (bit 0 = 1) to get the forward movement to the long bonnet side. Rear lights connected in parallel on front lights.
  • (Rectangular) buffers exchanged with those (round) of Y 7469.

History

Y 6201 to 6627 were put into service between 1949 and 1958. Y 6438 was built by Decauville. No current information on its assignment and cancellation dates. Power 95 kW, max speed 60 km/h, weight in service 32 t.

According to the photos provided by EPM, the 6412 is registered in region 2 (Nord).

Documents

Y 6438 EPMY 6438 EPM

Y 6538

Photo Jean-Pierre Vergez-Larrouy on railfaneurope.net.

Dimension Actual 1:87 Model
Overall length 8 900 102.3 103.0
Chassis length 7 720 88.7 89.0
Body width 2 890 33.2 33.9
Height 3 929 45.2 44.9
Wheelbase 3 540 40.7 40.5
Wheel diameter 1 060 12.2 -