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5202 Covered Hopper Railcar

The ultimate American grain covered hopper railcar with a shorter design capacity of 5,202 cubic feet, which optimizes the ability for more railcars per train. This covered hopper was designed with versatility options, including hatch arrangements, outlet gates and interior linings.

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Dimensions

Length, inside
47-7 1/8"
Length, over couplers
52-9"
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
58,300 lbs.
Load limit
227,700 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Capacity
5,202 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

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