You must have travelled by train Lakhs of people travel by train on a daily basis. It is convenient as well as cheaper than the rest of the traffic. That’s why people choose the train for long journeys. The train has many coaches. A train with so many coaches runs with the help of engines.
You can imagine how powerful the engine will be to pull such a large and huge train. But have you ever tried to find out how much the weight of the engine that pulls such a huge train will be? If not, today we are going to tell you about it.
There are different types of engines.
Each train has a different type of engine. This includes WDM2, WDM3A, WDM3D, WDG3A, WDG4, WDP4, etc. Different types of engines have different weights.
What is the weight of the engine of the train?
Any train runs with the help of an engine. If the engine of a train does not work, then the train will be of no use. You can imagine how powerful and heavy the engine of any train would be.
Its weight depends on the type of engine of the train. However, the weight of the normal engine of any train is about one lakh 96 thousand kg. Now you must have guessed that such a huge and long train can run only with the help of such a powerful engine.