Tram [No. 44 (A type 'Dinghy copy')]
Auckland Electric Tramways Company Limited, Manufacturer; Brush Electrical Engineering Company Limited, Manufacturer;
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Brush Electrical Engineering Company Limited, Manufacturer
A Class “Dinghy” No.44.
Single deck, two compartment,
Bodywork: Auckland Electric Tramway Company Limited
Length: 29' 11", width: 7' 6", weight: 9.85 tons
Seating capacity 30, standing 10
Trolley standard: Stovepipe type by R W Blackwell
Glass fronts fitted and canopies rebuilt - 25/11/1910
Air brakes installed - 20/04/1912
Brakes strengthened - 04/01/1913
Sand gear installed - 20/04/1912
Coupled to car No.49 - 05/12/1918
Rebuilt - GE K6 controllers fitted - 31/02/1921
Original truck: Brush 4-wheel truck,
1435 mm gauge
Original motors: 2 x Brush 1200 @ 40 HP
Original Controllers: Brush H2, then General Electric K6 after being coupled 31st March 1921
Present truck: Brill copy 21E ex Brussels in Belgium, 4' 8 1/2" (1435mm) gauge
Present motors: 2 x MTV30 @ 70 HP (being re-rated to approximately 35-40 HP)
Present controllers: 2 x General Electric K35JJ.
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