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6250 Covered Hopper Car

This 6,250 cubic feet capacity covered hopper is specially lined and equipped with four pneumatic gates, designed for the storage and transportation of plastics, resin, and other free-flowing, light-density products. From top hatches to bottom unloading gates, these covered hopper cars are built to protect against even the smallest product contamination.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
62'-9 5/8"
Length, Over Couplers
67'-10"
Width, Extreme
10'-4 3/4"
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
15'-6"
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
66,400 lbs
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs
Load Limit
219,600 lbs
Capacity
6,250 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to Like Car
256'
Coupled to Base Car
253'
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