31,800 Gallon Tank Car

31,800 Gallon Tank Car

This 31,800 gallon (US) non-coiled and non-insulated tank car has been designed with a 286,000 lb gross rail load for the transportation of crude oil and other flammable liquids. The car is equipped with a 20-inch, eight (8) cast steel bolt style manway, and a 165 psi McKenzie pressure relief valve. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements. The car is equipped with half height head shields made from 1/2 inch thick Grade 5- steel and with top fittings protection, including the pressure relief valve, in accordance with AAR M-1002 requirements.

Dimensions
Length Inside N/A
Width, Inside N/A
Length, Over Couplers 59' 9.5"
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 AAR PLATE C
Weight/Capacity
Light Weight 79,500lbs.
Gross Rail Load 286,000lbs.
Load Limit 206,500lbs.
Cubic Capacity N/A
Gallon Capacity 31,830
Curve Negotiability Radius
Uncoupled 150'
Coupled to Like Car 218'
Coupled to Base Car 216'