15.7K Tank - Phosphoric Acid

This 15,700 gallon (US) tank car is built to 286,000 lb gross rail load for the transportation of phosphoric acid and other like commodities. The car is equipped with a 20-inch, eight (8) bolt manway, and a 165 psi pressure relief valve. Top fittings consisting of 2- and 3-inch valves and a vacuum relief valve to accommodate closed system loading and unloading. The bottom outlet is a 4-inch SST outlet valve. For purified phosphoric acid, the tank is equipped with heating coils and insulation.

Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
N/A
Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Couplers
46' 7"
Width, Extreme
10' 10"
Height, Inside
N/A
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
15' 1"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
N/A
Clearance
AAR PLATE B

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
57,269lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs.
Load Limit
228,730lbs.
Cubic Capacity
N/A
Gallon Capacity
15,756

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
162'
Coupled to Base Car
162'
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