4250 Covered Hopper Car

This 4,250 cubic foot capacity covered hopper car is a curve sided design with three compartments and outlet gates for soda ash and potash service.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
42' 8.125"
Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Couplers
47' 10"
Width, Extreme
10' 8"
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
57,000lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs.
Load Limit
229,000lbs.
Cubic Capacity
4,250'
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
199'
Coupled to Base Car
197'
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