E standard open wagon Roco

E3 standard open wagon

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Brand - Reference

Roco 66296

Type

E 3.01 UIC-ORE standard 1-type

UIC number Revision date
01 87 508 2 080-7 16.02.89 (!)

Mass

35 g (NEM : 41 à 54 g) ; 46 g with load.

Comments

ø 11 wheels (should be 11.5).

Modifications

  • ø 11,4 Piko wheels on Roco axles.
  • Load of scrap (real!).

History

Delivered from 1953 to 1958. Manufacturers: Baume et Marpent, Pétolat, Coder, ANF, SNAV, Ateliers de construction d’Epluches, Cadoux. UIC numbers 01 87 508 0 000 to 509 0 098. If we take into account variants with screw brakes or non-braked, the number of these wagons is about 9,800.

All these wagons belong to the Europ pool (exchange regime 01).

See the series details opposite (source : Ferrovissime No. 4).

The Roco wagon, braked but without a screw brake platform, belongs to the 2nd sub-series.

Documents

  • Loco-Revue sheet No. 214 / 61968-68 b 18 (former series): the wagon 508 2 080 (formerly Tow 701 580), equipped with air brake but not with screw brake, was built in 1954.
  • Files in Ferrovissime No. 4 and Loco-Revue Special Issue Real Railways No. 2.
  • SNCF 1973 booklet Wagons à marchan­dises. Characteristics (E3) p. 24.

E standard open wagon RocoE standard open wagon Roco

E3 standard open wagon

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Dimension Actual 1:87 Model
Overall length 9 000 103.4 104.4
Chassis length 7 760 89.2 89.3
Body width 3 008 34.6 34.7
Height 2 963 34.1 34.3 1
Wheelbase 4 850 55.7 56.3
Wheel diameter 1 000 11.5 11.0 2
  1. With ø 11.4 wheels.
  2. Original wheels.
SNCF reg. UIC reg. Number Tare C load Brake ?
1st sub-series
Towf 695 000
to 695 749
01 87 508 0 000
to 508 0 499
750 11.2 t 28.5 t Yes 1
2nd sub-series
Tow 700 000
to 708 044
01 87 508 0 500
to 508 8 599
8 045 10.6 t 29.0 t Yes
3rd sub-series
T 708 050
to 709 048
01 87 508 8 600
to 509 0 098
1 000 9.7 t 30.0 t No
  1. with screw brake on platform