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X60 EMUs of SL in Stockholm

Welcome to the X60 Roster Page of SL! We have collected a picture of most of the EMUs in roster and many of these are already displayed here. You might also be interested in the Swedish Electric Loco Page, Diesel Loco Page, EMU or DMU pages.

SL X60 numbers 6013 and 6022 dorming during a work day, Stockholms Central, Sweden
Picture above: The Alstom built X60 units wait outside the Stockholm Main during the work day. Picture by John McKey.

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Technical details of the X60 * Paint shemes of X60 *

Roster pictures of SL X60 EMU: 6001 * 6006 * 6008 * 6010 * 6013 * 6020 * 6022 * 6024 * 6028 * 6029 * 6034 * 6051 * 6057 * 6062 *


SL X60 units on bridge in Stockholm, Sweden


Created for 4rail.net by John McKey. Pictures by Hannu Peltola, Ilkka Siissalo, Andreas Ehnberg and John McKey.

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Technical Details of X60

  Class X60 of SL    
SJ X60 in Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
SJ X60 in Stockholm, Sweden
SL X60 numbers 6013 and 6022 dorming during a work day, Stockholms Central, Sweden
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden

The class X60 is a fast accelerating and decelerating modern commuter train for mass transit in the Stockholm's local traffic. The first batch of these trains started their revenue runs in 2007 and recently these 71 units have gotten company of the additional trains to fill the capacity needs on the extension north of Stockholm.

The price of the trains has been 10,2 Me / unit for the 2010 order of 12 units and 9,5 million for the 46 additional unit ordered in June 2012. Total orders will bring the SL numbers to 129 Coradia Nordic X60 EMUs.



Technical details for class X60 of SL
-> Builder: Alstom
-> EMU type: Coradia Nordic 
-> Owned and operated by: SL (Stockholm's Lokaltrafik)
-> Delivered to use: 2005 - 2008, 2010 - 2011
-> Number of units built: 71, +12 2012-, +46 2016-
-> Units in operation: 71   
-> Unit numbers: 6001 - 6071  
-> Configuration: six modules coupled together with Jacobs bogies   
Bo'Bo'Bo'2'Bo'Bo'Bo'  

-> Capacity: 374 in one class, plus around 500 standing passengers    
-> operations area: Stockholm area  

-> Unit length: 107 meters ( feet)
-> Unit width    m ( ft)
-> Unit height    m ( ft)
-> Unit power:
15kV 16,7 Hz: 3000 kW ( 4080 Hp)
12 x 250 kW for each unit
track motors of type A6HCA 1755C  
-> Power to weight ratio: 14,5 W/kg  
-> Operational max. speed: 160 km/h (100 mph)

-> Train control: Swedish  
-> Mass, metric tons: 206 metric tons   
-> Gauge: 1435 mm (normal 4' 8,5'' gauge)
-> Wheel diameter: 850 mm
-> Coupler type: Scharfenberg? 
-> Multiple operations: 2 units of the same type

-> Axle weight max: ~15 tons

-> Other:
- units are air conditioned for both passengers and train personnel 

Easy recognition guide:
-> 6 module EMU with rounded pointed "Coradia" looking ends
-> SL logo in the fronts and on the sides
-> White with blue stripes and doors
-> normally seen only in Stockholm area
-> In Sweden the harsh winter conditions add requirements for the trains
as they are often subjected to snow and ice building in their structure
during the winter months. The ice building is especially severe around
the bogies and brakes melt snow/ice while slowing and the water
freezes again while stopping at the stations.

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X60 Paint Shemes

 Paint Shemes
SL X60 unit 57 at Stockholms Central, Stockholm, Sweden

As far as we know there has only been only one paint scheme on these trains so far. Blue stripes on white is the current SL paint.

Picture by John McKey.

 

 

 

 

   
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X60 Roster Pictures

 X60 unit 6001
SL X60 number 6001 starting from Stockholms central, Stockholms Central, Sweden

First unit of the SL's large X60 flock is starting from the Stockholm central station. The long units are most of the time run in pairs like in this picture too.

The acceleration and decelerations capabilities of these early Coradia Nordic units are excellent.

Picture by John McKey.

 

 

 

 

   
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 X60 unit 6006
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden

The X60 unit 6006 is seen here approaching the Södertälje hamn with a sister unit 6008.

Pictures by Ilkka Siissalo.

 

 

 

SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden  
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden  
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden


Units 6006 and 6008 are stopping to their terminal at Södertälje Hamn.

Picture by Ilkka Siissalo.

   

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 X60 unit 6008
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden

X60 Units 6006 and 6008 are stopping to their terminal at Södertälje Hamn. These EMUs are typically coupled together in pairs for the Stockholm local traffic.

Picture by Ilkka Siissalo.

 

 

 

 

   
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 X60 unit 6010
SL X60 units 10 at Årsta, Stockholm, Sweden

The X60 EMU 6010 is seen climbing from underpass and preparing to stop at Årstaberg station inn Stockholm.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.

 

 

 

   
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 X60 unit 6013
SL X60 numbers 6013 and 6022 dorming during a work day, Stockholms Central, Sweden

The X60 EMUs are seen dorming during the days working hours. Here, right next to the Stockholm Central station, they are redy for new dashes during the afternoon and evening rush hours.

Picture by John McKey.

 

 

 

SL X60 unit 13 on bridge in Stockholm, Sweden Here the same unit is seen crossing the bridges South of the station.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.
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 X60 unit 6020
SJ X60 in Solna, Stockholm, Sweden

Unit 20 of the X60 fleet is passing Hagalund yards north of Solna in Stockholm. To the right of the EMU are large maintenance and service areas for all operators rolling stock.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.

 

 

 

SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden
SL X60 unit 20 seen at Södertälje Hamn. Although this is not seen in the pictures, all around the unit there is construction going on. The railroad arrangements of Södertälje, just southwest of Stockholm, were considerably improved in 2011 - 2012.

Picture by Ilkka Siissalo.
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden


X60 units 6020 and 6028 at Södertälje Hamn during the construction.

Picture by Ilkka Siissalo.

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 X60 unit 6022
SL X60 units 22 at Årsta, Stockholm, Sweden

Unit 22 seen from a bridge in Årsta, Stockholm.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.

 

 

 

SL X60 numbers 6013 and 6022 dorming during a work day, Stockholms Central, Sweden
The X60 EMUs are seen dorming during the days working hours. Here, right next to the Stockholm Central station, they are redy for new dashes during the afternoon and evening rush hours.

Picture by John McKey.
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 X60 unit 6024
SL X60 units 24 at Årsta, Stockholm, Sweden

The unit 24 of the fleet seen under the catenary wires at Årsta, a few kilometers south of Stockholms center.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.

 

 

 

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 X60 unit 6028
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden

X60 units 6020 and 6028 at Södertälje Hamn during the construction.

Picture by Ilkka Siissalo.

 

 

 

 

SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden  
SL X60s at Södertälje Hamn, Sweden  
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 X60 unit 6029
SL X60 units 29 at Årsta, Stockholm, Sweden

The X60 EMU 6029 is gliding to an underpass in Årsta, Stockholm.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.

 

 

 

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 X60 unit 6034
SL X60 number 6034 starting from Stockholms central, Stockholms Central, Sweden

The X60 Coradia Nordic unit 34 arches into distance at Stockholms central. The local is here heading north of the station.

Picture by John McKey.

 

 

 

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 X60 unit 6051
SJ X60 in Stockholm, Sweden

The X60 EMU 6051 gliding over the bridge at Stockholms center.

Picture by Ilkka Siissalo.

 

 

 

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 X60 unit 6057
SL X60 unit 57 at Stockholms Central, Stockholm, Sweden

The X60 EMU 6057 is just leaving north of Stockholms central and passing switches.

Picture by John McKey.

 

 

 

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 X60 unit 6062
SL X60 unit 62 on bridge in Stockholm, Sweden

The X60 EMU 6062 crosses one of the large bridges around the Stockholm center. Behind is seen an X2000 unit, which will overtake the X60 in a minute.

Picture by Hannu Peltola.

 

 

 

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