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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:06 pm

CarolinaSouthern wrote:Dear Lima Locomotive Company:

We would like to purchase 7 GP50-2s.

Thank you,

Everyone at Carolina Southern.

Any particular paint and numbers?
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby CarolinaSouthern » Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:36 pm

Numbers:
7003-7010
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby ES44AH » Sat Mar 16, 2013 2:35 pm

DT&I wrote:Or we can build you an electric for 50,000, paint it for you, dual cab, wide cab for safety, and Flexi-coil trucks for smooth riding. Just tell us and we'll build it, plus we can have it done soon since we have no other projects.


we ordered the switchers from the MQT, but we would like the engine you are describing. But, could you build it as a road unit instead of a switcher.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Sat Mar 16, 2013 3:58 pm

ES44AH wrote:
DT&I wrote:Or we can build you an electric for 50,000, paint it for you, dual cab, wide cab for safety, and Flexi-coil trucks for smooth riding. Just tell us and we'll build it, plus we can have it done soon since we have no other projects.


we ordered the switchers from the MQT, but we would like the engine you are describing. But, could you build it as a road unit instead of a switcher.

Ok it will have dual cab, C-C arrangement, and 4,150 HP.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby ES44AH » Sat Mar 16, 2013 4:06 pm

Perfect, that will do great. We are building an electric line Between baltimore and DC, it more of an upgrade of the former B&O Capital sub. What is the designation of this locomotive.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Sat Mar 16, 2013 6:38 pm

EF4150W is what it's called.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby ES44AH » Sat Mar 16, 2013 6:48 pm

Awesome, we'll order just one EF4150W, just to see what it can do. It all goes good, we'll place an order for more.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby TCtrainguy17 » Sun Apr 14, 2013 4:41 pm

AW would like to purchase LLCX CE19000-6W demonstrator 407.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Sun Apr 14, 2013 4:43 pm

TCtrainguy17 wrote:AW would like to purchase LLCX CE19000-6W demonstrator 407.

Sold for 120,000.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby TCtrainguy17 » Sun Apr 14, 2013 4:47 pm

DT&I wrote:
TCtrainguy17 wrote:AW would like to purchase LLCX CE19000-6W demonstrator 407.

Sold for 120,000.

Deal, LLCX 407 will become AW E1900.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Sun Apr 14, 2013 4:51 pm

TCtrainguy17 wrote:
DT&I wrote:
TCtrainguy17 wrote:AW would like to purchase LLCX CE19000-6W demonstrator 407.

Sold for 120,000.

Deal, LLCX 407 will become AW E1900.

Gave our inspector a call, should be on his way to Lima, will inspect 407 and if all is good it will be shipped tomorrow.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby CarolinaSouthern » Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:10 pm

Where are the GP50-2s we ordered? We have been waiting a long time for them, and we still have not received them. We can understand if you are busy with other things, but we are in need of the motive power.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Sun Apr 14, 2013 7:09 pm

CarolinaSouthern wrote:Where are the GP50-2s we ordered? We have been waiting a long time for them, and we still have not received them. We can understand if you are busy with other things, but we are in need of the motive power.

Sorry for the inconvenience but EMD is the one you should take it up with. We are waiting on kits from Mexico.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Thu Apr 18, 2013 4:02 pm

GP50-2 kits have been shipped and frames are being stripped.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby ES44AH » Thu Apr 18, 2013 4:25 pm

Im just wondering, how is the EF4150W or AC6000CW coming along? I havent heard anything about them in awhile.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Thu Apr 18, 2013 4:40 pm

ES44AH wrote:Im just wondering, how is the EF4150W or AC6000CW coming along? I havent heard anything about them in awhile.

It's going to be done after the 50-2's. The shops are full right now.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby ES44AH » Wed May 01, 2013 5:29 pm

when you get to building our AC60, can you put in spray paint somewhere on the unit, Mld 530? This is going to be a specially painted unit for the Maryland Department of Tourism.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby DT&I » Wed May 01, 2013 9:14 pm

Yea we can do that.
Also CS your GP50-2's are being shipped.
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Re: Lima Locomotive Company

Unread postby CarolinaSouthern » Wed May 01, 2013 10:00 pm

Thank you.
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