Alishan Forest Railway Shay - 2 truck No. 17
Chiayi, Taiwan, Taiwan
Location: Alishan Forestry Railway Garage Park
Status: Overhaul
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Posted: Nov 19, 2007 @ 24:11:24 by Su, Yi-Chao

#12~18 are 18 tons, #21~32 are 28 tons.

Main spec. of SHAYs
18tons 28 tons
Builder Lima, Ohio, USA Lima, Ohio, USA
Gauge 30" (762mm) 30" (762mm)
Gear ratio 3.071 3.071
Driver Diameter: 26.5" 27.5"
Cylinders 2, 7"x12" 3, 8"x10"
Water tank 730 Gal. 850Gal.
Fuel Capacity wood 96cu.ft. wood 160cu.ft, or coal 1.5 ton