It seemed before KM shipped the units to the SP, they were tested in Germany with buffers and European couplers. Looks like it is already painted in SP's Bloody Nose paint scheme.

I have never seen this picture before. Again I hope I am not being redundant. 67308581_776642592737663_4981999417243467776_n [1)


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Rusty Traque posted:
mackb4 posted:

Did any of that model stay on German rails or was it an American styled unit only ?

It was an export unit built for only the U.S.

"Domestic" KM's looked like this:


Ironically the V300 (V300001) was a single unit which was never duplicated.  It was too much engine for the needs of the DB.



The light at the end of the tunnel is the headlight of an on coming train!

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