5446 Covered Hopper Car

This best in class, all-steel through-center sill covered hopper has a capacity of 5,446 cubic feet. The shorter length of 56’ allows for more cars per fixed amount of track and the longer troughs for more efficient loading. All gate types are available to meet customer specifications.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
50’ 10 1/8”
Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Pulling Faces
56’ 0”
Width, Extreme
10’ 8”
Height, Inside
N/A
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
15’ 6”
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
2’ 10 ½”
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
59,500lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs.
Load Limit
226,500lbs.
Cubic Capacity
5,446'
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

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