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ŠKODA - ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVES


ŠKODA 73E ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVE (242, S499.02)

TECHNICAL DATA AND PHOTOS

Build date: 1975-1981
Builder: Škoda Plzeň, Czechoslovakia
Total produced: 86
Numbers: 242.201 - 242.286 (S499.0201 - S499.0286) Power type: electric
Electric system: 25 kV / 50 Hz AC
Current collection: pantograph
Gauge: 1 435 mm
Number of axles: 4
UIC class: Bo'Bo'
Weight: 84 000 kg
Axle load: 21 400 kg
Power output - Continuous: 3 080 kW
Power output - One hour: 3200 kW
Tractive effort - Continuous: 173 kN
Maximum tractive effort: 240 kN
Maximum speed: 120 km/h
Length with buffers: 16 440 mm
Width: 2 940 mm
Height: 4 650 mm
Wheel diameter: 1 250 mm
Class ČSD (Czechoslovakia): S 499.02, 242
Class ČD (Czech Republic): 242



Škoda 73E electric locomotive in České Budějovice train station
Škoda 73E electric locomotive in České Budějovice train station, the Czech Republic.
ČSD 242 282-2, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 15 February 1992, 17:50
Author of photo: Phil Richards from London, UK
License : (CC BY-SA 2.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Plzeň main station
Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Plzeň main station, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 258-2, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 19 May 1995, 16:37
Author of photo: Phil Richards from London, UK
License : (CC BY-SA 2.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Číčenice train station
A train with Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Číčenice train station, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 285-5, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 19 April 1996, 14:55
Author of photo: Phil Richards from London, UK
License : (CC BY-SA 2.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Karlovy Vary train station
Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Karlovy Vary train station, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 205-3, old class S499.02.
Date of the photo: 18 June 2003
Author of photo: Olaf Just
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0 DE)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Havlíčkův Brod train station
Škoda 73E electric locomotive in Havlíčkův Brod train station, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 253-3, old class S499.02.
Date of the photo: 7 April 2007
Author of photo: Ondra Lachman (hubitel)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive with a fast-train in Strakonice railway station, the Czech Republic
Škoda 73E electric locomotive with a fast-train in Strakonice railway station, the Czech Republic.
Date and time of the photo: 13 July 2008, 15:04
Author of photo: Michalvblaha
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


ČD class 242 electric locomotive. Railway station Jihlava město. Local train Os 8313.
ČD class 242 electric locomotive. Railway station Jihlava město. Local train Os 8313. The Czech Republic.
Škoda 73E - ČD 242 274-9, old class S499.02.
Date of the photo: April 2009
Author of photo: I, Nostrifikator
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof.
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof.
ČD 242 280, old class S499.02 in a depot Plzeň, the Czech Republic.
Date and time of the photo: 14 June 2010, 12:16
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof.
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof.
ČD 242 280, old class S499.02 in a depot Plzeň, the Czech Republic.
Date and time of the photo: 14 June 2010, 12:17
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof.
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof.
ČD 242 280, old class S499.02 in a depot Plzeň, the Czech Republic.
Date and time of the photo: 14 June 2010, 12:17
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof. Detail of a pantograph
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, roof. Detail of a pantograph.
ČD 242 280, old class S499.02 in a depot Plzeň, the Czech Republic.
Date and time of the photo: 14 June 2010, 12:18
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive in a depot Plzeň
Škoda 73E electric locomotive in a depot Plzeň, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 213-7, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 13 November 2012, 13:12
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, left hand side of driving console
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, left hand side of driving console.
ČD 242 213-7, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 13 November 2012, 13:16
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, auxiliary controller
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, auxiliary controller.
ČD 242 213-7, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 13 November 2012, 13:16
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, brake valves and manometres
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, brake valves and manometres.
ČD 242 213-7, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 13 November 2012, 13:15
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive, air brake.
Škoda 73E electric locomotive, air brake.
ČD 242 213-7, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 13 November 2012, 13:13
Author of photo: PetrS.
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


The electric locomotive with a passenger train on a bridge
The electric locomotive with a passenger train on a bridge near village Dolní Loučky, Brno-Country District, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 223-6, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 1 August 2013, 17:39
Author of photo: Harold
License : (CC BY-SA 3.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive in České Budějovice train station
Škoda 73E electric locomotive in České Budějovice train station, the Czech Republic.
Regular workers on the line between České Budějovice and Plzeň are these class 242s. Train R662 "Petr Vok", 13:20 Brno hl.n. to Plzeň hl.n. 242.279 has taken over the train from another one of the same class as the train reverses here.
Date and time of the photo: 20 June 2015, 17:59
Author of photo: Phil Richards from London, UK
License : (CC BY-SA 2.0)


Škoda 73E electric locomotive with a fast train in Nepomuk train station
Škoda 73E electric locomotive with a fast train in Nepomuk train station, the Czech Republic.
The route is a stronghold for class 242s both on local and fast trains. During the few days I was in the area, timekeeping was rather poor partially due to reconstruction work at various points along the line.
Date and time of the photo: 22 June 2015, 12:03
Author of photo: Phil Richards from London, UK
License : (CC BY-SA 2.0)


The electric locomotive with a passenger train in train station Chrást u Plzně, the Czech Republic
The electric locomotive with a passenger train in train station Chrást u Plzně, the Czech Republic.
ČD 242 230-1, old class S499.02.
Date and time of the photo: 18 August 2016, 19:37
Author of photo: ŠJů, Wikimedia Commons
License : (CC BY 4.0)






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