Wailuku Sugar Company 0-6-2 Locomotives of the USA

Class Details by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media

Class Sarah (Locobase 13159)

Data from Baldwin Locomotive Works Specification for Engines as digitized by the DeGolyer Library of Southern Methodist University Volume 20, p 254. Works number was 14812 in April 1896.

Specifications by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media
Locobase ID13,159
RailroadWailuku Sugar Company
CountryHawaiian Republic
Number in Class1
Road Numbers2
Number Built1
BuilderBurnham, Williams & Co
Valve GearStephenson
Locomotive Length and Weight
Driver Wheelbase (ft)7
Engine Wheelbase (ft)13.25
Ratio of driving wheelbase to overall engine wheebase 0.53
Overall Wheelbase (engine & tender) (ft)13.25
Axle Loading (Maximum Weight per Axle) (lbs)
Weight on Drivers (lbs)24,000
Engine Weight (lbs)31,000
Tender Loaded Weight (lbs)
Total Engine and Tender Weight (lbs)31,000
Tender Water Capacity (gals)450
Tender Fuel Capacity (oil/coal) (gals/tons)
Minimum weight of rail (calculated) (lb/yd)13
Geometry Relating to Tractive Effort
Driver Diameter (in)33
Boiler Pressure (psi)150
High Pressure Cylinders (dia x stroke) (in)10" x 16"
Tractive Effort (lbs)6182
Factor of Adhesion (Weight on Drivers/Tractive Effort) 3.88
Heating Ability
Firebox Area (sq ft)31
Grate Area (sq ft) 7.20
Evaporative Heating Surface (sq ft)291
Superheating Surface (sq ft)
Combined Heating Surface (sq ft)291
Evaporative Heating Surface/Cylinder Volume200.08
Computations Relating to Power Output (More Information)
Robert LeMassena's Power Computation1080
Same as above plus superheater percentage1080
Same as above but substitute firebox area for grate area4650
Power L12530
Power MT697.21

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