Chemin de Fer Touristique du Rhin
|Running steam||030TB EMG||020 Henschel||Type 3 Cockerill||020 Fives|
|Runnning Diesel||62029||V22||Decauville||Deutz||Y2402||Hispano-Suiza||Moyse||Deutz Suisse||DMC||Breuer||Saviem|
|In Restoration||SACM||62073||Type 4 Cockerill||GE4036||GE4032||Kö||020 Decauville vapeur|
The Breuer at the station of Volgelsheim in 2013 when the association celebrated the 30th anniversary of its founding. (Picture Sébastien Kieffer)
General characteristics of the switcher:
The switcher Breuer is one of the most untypical machine of our collection. It is equipped with an in-line 6 cylinders diesel engine from the company MWM (Motorenwerke Mannheim, a former Daimler-Department, which got independant until 1985, belong to Klöckner-Humboldt-Deutz until 2005, and then to Deutz Power System GmbH until 2007. Since 2008 MWM is independent) and uses a mechanical transmission. The series had 95 issues. It was able of 500 t according to the builder specifications!
Life at CFTR:
At the moment, this machine has no defined use.
On the following german website www.rangierdiesel.de in the category Breuer, one can find a short description of these machines.
The next website www.werkbahn.de which is a benchmark in informations concerning locomotive builders in Germany, offers a more detailled description.
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