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18,000 Gallon DOT 105 Pressure Tank Car

This 18,000 gallon tank car is built to meet DOT105J600W specifications and to operate at a 286,000 lbs gross rail load for the transportation of chlorine. The car is equipped with a 20-inch manway and an internal tank test pressure of 600 psi. The car is insulated with 2-inch thick ceramic fiber covered with 2-inch fiberglass. Top fittings consist of two 1-inch air valves, two 1-inch liquid valves and pipes, and a 375 psi pressure relief valve.

Dimensions

Length Over Pulling Faces
46’‐11 1/2”
Length Over Truck Centers
33’-5”
Height, Extreme
15’‐5 15/16"
Width, Extreme
10’-8”
Tank, Outside Diameter
9’
Tank, Outside Length
41’‐1"
Clearance
AAR PLATE B

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
93,840 lbs
Load Limit
180,000 lbs
Capacity
18,000 gal
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
163'
Coupled to Base Car
163'
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