Products & Services Railcar Manufacturing 25,800 Gallon VCM Tank Car
25,800 Gallon VCM Tank Car

25,800 Gallon VCM Tank Car

This 25,800 gallon (US) non-coiled, insulated tank car has been designed with a 263,000 lb gross rail load for the transportation of vinyl chloride (VCM). The car is equipped with a 22 5/8 inch manway, and a 300 psi tank test pressure. Top fittings consisting of 2- and 3-inch valves and a 60 inch MGD. This car is not heated, but does come equipped with 3 inch thick fiberglass insulation bonded to a 0.65 inch thick thermal ceramic blanket. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements.

Dimensions
Length Inside N/A
Width, Inside N/A
Length, Over Couplers 53' 2 1/2"
Width, Extreme 10' 8"
Height, Inside N/A
Door Opening, Width N/A
Height, Extreme 15' 6"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold N/A
Clearance PLATE C
Weight/Capacity
Light Weight 84,000lbs.
Gross Rail Load 263,000lbs.
Load Limit 179,000lbs.
Cubic Capacity N/A
Gallon Capacity 25,823
Curve Negotiability Radius
Uncoupled 150'
Coupled to Like Car 191'
Coupled to Base Car 190'