42' Coiled Steel Gondola Car

This 42’ gondola car is specifically designed for transporting steel coils. The inside trough and top cords ensure the steel is secure during transit. Our steel coil gondola design is capable of shipping coils ranging from 30” to 84” in diameter. We also provide a custom fit, reliable cover to protect your steel until it is unloaded at its destination.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
41' 1 1/2"
Width, Inside
6' 5 9/16"
Length, Over Couplers
52' 10"
Width, Extreme
10' 1/2"
Height, Inside
N/A
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
N/A
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
N/A
Clearance
AAR PLATE B

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
47,000lbs
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs
Load Limit
230,000lbs.
Cubic Capacity
N/A
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
215'
Coupled to Base Car
215'
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