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4575 and 4850 Carbon Black Covered Hopper

Greenbrier's covered hopper built to transport carbon black is available in two sizes: 4,575 and 4,850 cubic foot capacity. Both have a 286,000-pound gross rail load and feature butterfly outlets with sanitary shields and gates on 12' centers.

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Dimensions

4575 Carbon Black Covered Hopper
Length, inside
46' 10-1/8"
Length, over couplers
51' 7 1/2"
Height, inside
15'-1"
Width, extreme
10' 7-5/8"
Height, extreme
15' 5-3/4"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
4850 Carbon Black Covered Hopper
Length, inside
50' 10-1/8"
Length, over couplers
55' 7-1/2"
Height, inside
13' 6-3/4"
Width, extreme
10' 7-5/8"
Height, extreme
15' 5-3/4"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
Outlets
(3) 5001D gravity butterfly with sanitary shield
Hatch covers
(22) 16" dia.

Weight/Capacity

4575 Carbon Black Covered Hopper
Light, weight
58,200 lbs.
Load limit
227,800 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Cubic capacity
4,575
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4850 Carbon Black Covered Hopper
Light, weight
62,700 lbs.
Load limit
223,300 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Cubic capacity
4,850

Curve Negotiability Radius

4575 Carbon Black Covered Hopper
Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to base car
180'
Coupled to like car
182'
4850 Carbon Black Covered Hopper
Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to base car
198'
Coupled to like car
200'