Gigant Club Technical Pages

Technical information about the M47 shunter:

MÁV M47 class***

Mnfr. year1974-1979
Total number
built for MÁV
38 + 75 (*)
Diesel engineMB 820 Bb
Cont. Power514 / 700 kW
Wheel arrangementB'B'
Wheel diameter1000 mm
Total length11460 mm
Height4550 mm
Width3050 mm
Weight48 t
Max. speed35 / 70 km/h (**)
(*) Without / with heating capability
(**) Shunter/normal transmission
(***) Picture from: Mihály Óvári

Schema of the engine (1xxx numbers)

Inside the cab of an M47.
Old newspaper photo.

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Last update: Mon Mar 25 1996