Cab Control Car Specification Sheet Three



Metra 8700 - 8707
(Ex-C&NW 151 - 158)
Metra 8708 - 8749
(Ex-C&NW 159 - 200)
Notes
Truck Manufacturer and Arrangement
General Steel Casting Co. Drawing 32245
General Steel Casting Co. Drawing 32245
 
Center Bearing Size
24"
24"
 
Wheel Type
B-33
 B-33

 Bearing Type
 Timken Box Type 6" x 11", "A" End with Splined Adapter
Timken Box Type 6" x 11", "A" End with Splined Adapter
 
Bolster Springs
4 Inner - C&NW Class R-20
4 Outer - C&NW Class R-19
4 Inner - C&NW Class R-20
4 Outer - C&NW Class R-19
 
 Equalizer Springs
4 C&NW Class R-21
4 C&NW Class R-21
 
Shock Aborbers
Houdaille Friction
Houdaille Friction
 
Battery Type
Edison ED80 or Nife L-303-5 Nickel Cadmium
Edison ED80 or Nife L-303-5 Nickel Cadmium
 
 Battery Rating
 Edison ED80 - 76 AH (8 hr)
Nife 102 AH (8 hr) 
12 Volts
 Edison ED80 - 76 AH (8 hr)
Nife 102 AH (8 hr) 
12 Volts
 
 Battery Charger
 Edison E15N3A or 
Berg-Gibson E15N2A
Edison E15N3A or 
Berg-Gibson E15N2A
 
 480 Volt Trainlines
4/0 Copper Wire 
4/0 Copper Wire
 
 480 Volt Jumpers
4 - Staggered Hard Wired
4 - Staggered Hard Wired
 
 480 Volt Control
3 Wire
3 Wire
 
 27 Wire Trainline
None Hardwired 
(Wired to C & NW Standard) 
 None Hardwired 
(Wired to C & NW Standard)
 
 Door Control Trainline
None Hardwired 
(8 Wire) 
Overhead Mounted
 None Hardwired 
(8 Wire) 
Overhead Mounted
 
 Locker Contents A1
A2
B1
B2
A End-Lights,heat, A/C 
Battery Charger
Battery
B End-Lights, heat, A/C
A End-Lights,heat, A/C 
Battery Charger
Battery
B End-Lights, heat, A/C
 
Public Address/Radio
Motorola A-Channel Radio/Cab P.A. System with Intercom, Midwest Electronics or Transit Control. 16 Wire Trainline Hardwired to "A" End.
Motorola A-Channel Radio/Cab P.A. System with Intercom, Midwest Electronics or Transit Control. 16 Wire Trainline Hardwired to "A" End.
 
Cab Signal/ATS/ATC
ATC & ATC.
..ATS & ATC..
 
 Horns
2 Chime
2 Chime 
 

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