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6580 Covered Hopper Car

6580 Covered Hopper Car

This state-of-the-art, high cube covered hopper can accommodate the transportation requirements of light grains, specifically Dried Distillers Grains (DDG). The design yields 95 cubic feet of volume per linear foot. It is one of the most efficient covered hopper cars in the industry today.

Length Inside 63' 10.125"
Width, Inside N/A
Length, Over Couplers 69'
Width, Extreme 10' 1.875"
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
Light Weight 69,700lbs.
Gross Rail Load 286,000lbs.
Load Limit 216,300lbs.
Cubic Capacity 6,580'
Gallon Capacity N/A
Curve Negotiability Radius
Uncoupled 180'
Coupled to Like Car 275'
Coupled to Base Car 275'