Thread: Why EMD > GE
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Old 03-10-2011, 03:24 AM   #51
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Originally Posted by trainboysd40 View Post
[...]and if you ever get the chance to pull the throttle to notch 8 with a unit putting out full horsepower, there's a damn good chance you're going to
A: Break a knuckle
B: Slip until your wheels have melted into the rail.
I haven't broken a knuckle and I've ran many o' GE's that were putting out a drawbar-breaking 1600 amps...

I still love his reasoning why he loves EMD's... Every EMD I saw today was filthy, burnt up and it sounded like a swarm of bees attacking you.
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