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5185 Covered Hopper Railcar with Tsunami Gate™

This covered hopper railcar introduces the revolutionary Tsunami Gate™, which allows for customized discharge speed control to fit shipping needs. Specifically made for grain, this covered hopper has a capacity of 5,185 cubic feet at a shorter 50’-6” length, allowing for more railcars per train.

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Dimensions

Length, inside
45'- 8 9/26"
Length, over couplers
50'-10"
Height, extreme
15'-6"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
Width, extreme
10'-8"
Height, top of rail to threshold
2'-10 1/2"

Weight/Capacity

Light weight
62,000 lbs.
Load limit
224,000 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Capacity
5,185 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability

Ucoupled
150'
Coupled to base car
197'
Coupled to like car
199'