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GKD1 0071 in Liuzhou Locomotive Depot, Nanning Railway Bureau.
Power type Diesel-electric
AAR wheel arr. Bo-Bo
Gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Length 15,200 mm (49 ft 10 in)
Width 3,268 mm (10 ft 8.7 in)
Height 4,275 mm (14 ft 0.3 in)
Locomotive weight 84±3% tonnes
Prime mover 6240ZJ
Transmission electric (AC-DC)
Top speed 80 km/h (50 mph)
Power output 990 kW (1,330 hp)
Tractive effort 300.000 kN (67,443 lbf) starting,
210.000 kN (47,210 lbf) continuous
Career China Railway
Locale People's Republic of China

The GKD1 (Chinese: 工矿D1) is a kind of diesel locomotive used in China. It was built by Dalian Locomotive & Rolling Stock Works.

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