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5433 Wheat Covered Hopper

This 5,433 cubic feet capacity covered hopper railcar has a curve sided design with three compartments and gravity outlet gates specifically designed for wheat service. This railcar features the robust strength of a through sill design. This covered hopper comes equipped with a trough hatch for high-efficiency loading. Various interior linings, roof hatch configurations and outlet gates are available.

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Dimensions

Length, inside
50-10 1/8"
Length, over couplers
56"
Height, extreme
15'-6"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
Width, extreme
10'-8"

Weight/Capacity

Light weight
59,200 lbs
Load limit
226,800 lbs
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs
Capacity
5,433 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

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