66' Mill Gondola Car

These rugged mill gondolas are used for the transport of scrap steel, waste, iron or steel plate, structural steel and other related products.  The 66’ gondola design features a tubular top chord with a 3/8 inch thick floor with pinned connections between the sides and ends of the car to provide extra strength and flexibility to resist damage. The side height can be manufactured to customer specifications. 

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Dimensions

Length Inside
66'
Width, Inside
9'
Length, Over Couplers
71' 3.5"
Width, Extreme
9' 10.75"
Height, Inside
6'
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
9' 7.3125"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
N/A
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
77,600lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs.
Load Limit
208,400lbs.
Cubic Capacity
3,564'
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to Like Car
282'
Coupled to Base Car
278'
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