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4250 Covered Hopper Railcar

This 4,250 cubic feet capacity covered hopper car has a curve sided design with three compartments and outlet gates for soda ash and potash service. This car features the robust strength provided by a through center sill and can be furnished lined. This covered hopper comes equipped with a continuous trough hatch and gravity outlet gates. Various roof hatch configurations and outlet gates are available.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
42’-8 1/8”
Length, Over Couplers
47’-10”
Width, Extreme
10’-8”
Height, Extreme
15’-6”
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
57,000 lbs
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs
Load Limit
229,000 lbs
Capacity
4250 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

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