5101 Class Technical Details

Specifications of the 5100 class with superheater.

Cylinders (2) 18 x 30 inches Driving wheel diameter 5 feet 8 inches
Bogie/Trailng wheel dia. 3 feet 2 in / 3 feet 8 in Tractive Effort 24,300 pounds
Boiler type Number 2 Boiler maximum dia. 5 feet 0½ inches
Boiler minimum dia. 4 feet 5 1/8 inches Fire tubes, no. and dia. 218 x 1 5/8 inches
Flue tubes, no. and dia. 6 x 5 1/8 inches Superheater tubes, no. and dia. 36 x 1 inch
Boiler pressure 200 lbs/square inch. Boiler length 11 feet 0 inches
Area of firegrate 20.35 square feet Heating surfaces, tubes 1,144.94 square feet
Heating surfaces, firebox 121.8 square feet Heating surfaces, superheater 82.2 square feet
Length 41 ft Total Weight 78 tons 9 cwt
Water Capacity 2000 gallons Coal Capacity 4 tons
G.W. Power Class D Route Availability Blue
BR Power Classification 4-MT