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Standard Gauge Electric Multiple Unit for Sale

4-car electric multiple unit for sale Unit shown is an example of units available and is offered subject to prior sale.

The Class 317 electric multiple unit is a well proven 4-car unit that has run on the UK rail network since 1981.

The class has been well maintained, and seen various refurbishments and improvements through its service life including full overhaul to a new condition every 5 to 7 years.

The Class 317 is based on the BR Mk 3 coaching stock design, known for its smooth high-speed running. Passenger accommodation may vary by operator, with some mixed 1st / 2nd class and other units all 2nd class.

Vehicles are connected by a flexible diaphragm, are air conditioned, have wheelchair seating areas and public address and information display systems.

Standard gauge, and capable of running on any 25 kV 50 Hz AC overhead electrified network with the appropriate clearance.

There are a large number of Class 317 coming out of service during 2020, these units have been priced to sell as soon as they come off lease. Romic Consulting Limited is well placed to provide all necessary spare parts and technical support to the buy.

Shipping, Engineering & Finance?

Romic Consulting Limited are able to provide assistance with shipping and export, engineering and modification and financing.

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Finance available, subject to bank approval, on new and re-manufactured locomotives and new freight wagons.

Terms apply. Please contact us for further information.

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Detailed Specification

Class: 317 Operator: Various UK Type: Multiple Unit - EMU Usage: Outer-urban Number of cars: 4 Transmission: Electric Wheel arrangement: Bogie Specification: UK Maximum speed: 160 km/h (100 mph) Power: 746 kW (1,000 hp) Build year: 1981 - 1987 Maker: BREL Re-build year: 2006 - 2018 Quantity produced: 72 Quantity offered: Quantity Gauge: 1,435 mm (4'8.5") Car length: 19,830 mm (65'3⁄4") Width: 2,820 mm (9'3") Height: 3,700 mm (12'1 5/8") Overall weight: 137.3 tonnes Train brakes: Air Brake manufacturer: Westinghouse Coupler type: Tightlock Voltage system: 25 kV 50 Hz AC Overhead Power collection: Pantograph Passenger accommodation: Mixed


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