2400 Aggregate Open Top Hopper Car

To meet the need for reliable railcars to haul aggregate, crushed rock and gravel, Greenbrier has designed this 2,400cf open top hopper. With input from aggregate shippers, our design has a 286,000-pound gross rail limit, and transverse doors operated by a single cylinder per set of doors for individual door control. Our steel body design provides superior strength and durability throughout the life of the car.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
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Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Couplers
N/A
Width, Extreme
10' 3 1/8"
Height, Inside
N/A
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
13' 4 1/4"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
N/A
Clearance
AAR PLATE B

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
56,300 lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs.
Load Limit
229,700 lbs.
Cubic Capacity
2400'
Gallon Capacity
N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
185'
Coupled to Base Car
185'
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