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4850 Covered Hopper Railcar

This 4,850 cubic foot capacity covered hopper is designed to haul carbon black and has a 286,000 pound gross rail load. It has three 5001D gravity butterfly outlets with sanitary shields and offers gates on 12' centers.

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Dimensions

Length, Inside
50' 10-1/8"
Length, Over Pulling Faces
55' 7-1/2"
Height, Inside
13' 6-3/4"
Height, Extreme
15' 5-3/4"
Width, Extreme
10' 7-5/8"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
Outlets
(3) 5001D gravity butterfly with sanitary shield
Hoppers
3
Hatch covers
(22) 16" dia.

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
62,700 lbs.
Load Limit
223,300 lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs.
Cubic Capacity
4,850

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Base Car
198'
Coupled to Like Car
200'