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6352/6380/6580 DDG Covered Hoppers

Greenbrier offers a variety of covered hoppers specifically designed for dried distillers grain (DDG) and all feature gravity outlet gates. The 6,352 cubic foot capacity covered hopper has a curve sided design with two compartments and features the robust strength provided by a through center sill.

The 6,380 cubic feet capacity covered hopper has a curve sided design with five compartments. This Centerflow® railcar features the higher load limit provided by a stub sill design.

The 6,580 cubic foot capacity covered hopper has a curve sided design with two compartments and a through center sill. This covered hopper comes equipped with a continuous trough hatch.

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Dimensions

6352 DDG Covered Hopper
Length, inside
63’-4 1/8”
Length, over couplers
68’-6”
Width, extreme
10’-7”
Height, extreme
15'-6"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
6380 DDG Covered Hopper
Length, inside
63'-6 1/8"
Length, over couplers
68'-3 1/2"
Width, extreme
10'-1 15/16"
Height, extreme
15'-5 11/16"
Clearance
AAR Plate C
6580 DDG Covered Hopper
Length, inside
56'-5 1/2"
Length, over couplers
69'-0"
Width, extreme
10'-7"
Height, extreme
15'-6"
Clearance
AAR Plate C

Weight/Capacity

6352 DDG Covered Hopper
Light, weight
67,500 lbs.
Load limit
218,500 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Capacity
6,352 cu. ft.
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6380 DDG Covered Hopper
Light, weight
65,600 lbs.
Load limit
220,400 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Capacity
6,380 cu. ft.
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6580 DDG Covered Hopper
Light, weight
68,200 lbs.
Load limit
217,800 lbs.
Gross rail load
286,000 lbs.
Capacity
6,580 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

6352 DDG Covered Hopper
Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to base car
275'
Coupled to like car
275'
6380 DDG Covered Hopper
Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to base car
250'
Coupled to like car
252'
6580 DDG Covered Hopper
Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to base car
275'
Coupled to like car
275'