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3272 Centerflow® Covered Hopper Railcar

This railcar is specifically designed for the dry shipment and wet unloading of sodium chlorate. The railcar body and outlets are constructed of a proprietary grade of stainless steel. The 5,002 stainless steel sparger outlet is designed to dissolve salt into a slurry for rapid unloading. Each outlet is seal welded to the mounting frame inside the railcar.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
35' 8-5/16"
Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Pulling Faces
41' 10-1/2"
Width, Extreme
10' 7-5/8"
Height, Inside
14' 10-1/2"
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
15' 3"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
N/A
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
54,500 lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs.
Load Limit
231,500 lbs.
Cubic Capacity
3,272
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
152'
Coupled to Base Car
153'