Products & Services Railcar Manufacturing 6340 Covered Hopper Car
6340 Covered Hopper Car

6340 Covered Hopper Car

This covered hopper can accommodate the transportation requirements of light grains, specifically Dried Distillers Grains (DDG), a by-product of the ethanol production process.

Dimensions
Length Inside 63' 10.125"
Width, Inside N/A
Length, Over Couplers 69'
Width, Extreme 10' 2"
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 68,500lbs.
Gross Rail Load 286,000lbs.
Load Limit 218,500lbs.
Cubic Capacity 6,340'
Gallon Capacity N/A
Curve Negotiability Radius
Uncoupled 180'
Coupled to Like Car 275'
Coupled to Base Car 275'