Ac4400cw

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  1. Triplex

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    The AC4400CW (CW44AC, C44AC, C44-9WAC) was produced concurrently with the C44-9W, and is the second most common modern diesel. 2598 were built.

    It can be distinguished from the C44-9W by the large inverter cabinet behind the cab on the left side. Also, some AC4400CWs have radial trucks.

    http://web.engr.oregonstate.edu/~madhusan/AC4400/5737_2.jpg Inverter cabinet
    http://www.geocities.com/railbr/images/ferronorte/ferron08.jpg C44-9W for comparison
    http://users.thot.net/lalande/jamesleo/dash9trk.htm High adhesion truck
    http://www.discounttrainsonline.com/Details-West-Locomotive-Detail-GE-Steerable-Truck-Frame/item235-0307.html Radial truck

    http://www.northeast.railfan.net/images/ge2000.jpg GE demonstrator (note Dofasco trucks!)
    http://www.maj.com/cgi-bin/gallery.cgi?i=906876 CP dual flags
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=43544 CP beaver
    http://www.maj.com/cgi-bin/gallery.cgi?i=906874 CP beaver
    http://www.rr-fallenflags.org/bnsf/bnsf5709aij.jpg BNSF Heritage II
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=15817 CSX bright future
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=38458 CSX bright future
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=12154 CSX dark future
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=19489 UP
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=42695 UP "Building America"
    http://espee.railfan.net/nonindex/ac4400_photos/0177_sp-ac4400-jim_bryant.jpg SP
    http://www.locophotos.com/PhotoDetails.php?PhotoID=16754 SP patched to UP
    http://www.toltecimages.com/trains/later%20images/9869.jpg KCS
    http://ferromexs.tripod.com/ge/id23.html Ferromex

    The AC4400CW was replaced by the ES44AC.