5400 Covered Hopper Car

This all-steel, through-center sill covered hopper has a capacity of 5,400 cubic feet. Greenbrier designed and built this car for high mileage grain services. Four watertight hatch covers seal a 47’ 8” x 24” trough opening. Discharge is through triple hopper openings. Various gate types are available to meet customer specifications.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
53' 6 1/8'"
Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Couplers
58' 8"
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
63,000lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs.
Load Limit
223,000lbs.
Cubic Capacity
5,400'
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
201'
Coupled to Base Car
199'
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