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15,700 Gallon Tank Car

This 15,700 gallon tank car is built to 286,000 lbs gross rail load for the transportation of molten sulfur and other like commodities and meets the AAR 211A100W1 specification. The car is completely insulated with 6-inch fiberglass insulation between the tank and the jacket and is fitted with 16 run exterior heater coils. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements.

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Dimensions

Length Over Pulling Faces
44'-10"
Length Over Truck Centers
31’-3 1/2”
Height, Extreme
15'-5"
Width, Extreme
10'-10"
Tank, Outside Diameter
8’-6 7/8”
Tank, Outside Length
38’-7 9/16”
Clearance
AAR PLATE B

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
63,190 lbs
Load Limit
222,810 lbs
Capacity
15,700 gal
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
155'
Coupled to Base Car
155'
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