Sliding Wall Wagon Unit with Permanent Short Coupler
This freight wagon is designed for multi-purpose use and is equipped with bipartite sliding walls. The sliding walls, in opened position, allows approximately 50% of loading length, which simplifies loading and unloading. Both single cars are connected with a short coupler in accordance with UIC 572, Section 18.104.22.168. The Hirrs unit is mainly suited for transporting euro-pallets, bundled long material, smaller containers and lumber. The wagon profiles are constructed in accordance with the Swedish gauge profile ”C“. The underframe has been designed for an axle load of 25 t. The maximum travelling speed of a loaded wagon is 100 km/h. In empty condition, the wagon can run at 120 km/h. The wagon meets the requirements of the BGB 1414/1993/Schlv. noise standards.
Length Inside 15.146m Width, Inside 2.9m Length, Over Buffers 16.5m Width, Extreme 2.99m Height, Inside 2.85m Door Opening, Width 7.393m Height, Extreme 4.295m Height, Top of Rail to Threshold 1.2m Clearance G1
Light Weight 16.5t Gross Rail Load 45t Load Limit 28.5t Cubic Capacity 119m Gallon Capacity N/A
- Curve Negotiability Radius
Curve Radius Uncoupled Single Wagon 75m Coupled to Like Car 150m