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Drop Deck Center Partition Car

Drop Deck Center Partition Car

This riserless center partition car with a depressed center deck provides for a 15% increase in board feet capacity. The additional volume permits the car to reach its rated weight capacity when hauling dry lumber. The car is equipped with 15-inch end-of-car cushioning. The center partition structure is rectangular, with no part of the truss over the load area.

Length Inside 73'
Width, Inside 9'
Length, Over Couplers 80' 2.5"
Width, Extreme 9' 8.625"
Height, Inside 12' 2.0625"
Door Opening, Width N/A
Height, Extreme 16' 9.9375"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold 1' 10.5"
Clearance AAR PLATE F
Light Weight 63,000 lbs.
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs.
Load Limit 223,000 lbs.
Cubic Capacity N/A
Gallon Capacity N/A
Curve Negotiability Radius
Uncoupled 180'
Coupled to Like Car 172'
Coupled to Base Car 256'