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3250 Covered Hopper Car

This 3,250 cubic feet capacity covered hopper car has a curve sided design with two compartments and gravity outlet gates specifically designed for sand and cement. This car features the robust strength provided by a through center sill and can be furnished lined. This covered hopper comes equipped with three circular hatches and gravity outlet gates. Various roof hatch configurations and outlet gates are available.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
36'-8 1/8"
Length, Over Couplers
41'-11 1/2"
Width, Extreme
10'-8"
Height, Extreme
15'-3"
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
52,000 lbs
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs
Load Limit
234,000 lbs
Capacity
3250 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
185'
Coupled to Base Car
185'
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