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20,500 Gallon Fertilizer Tank Car

This 20,500 gallon coiled and insulated tank car has been designed with a 286,000 lbs gross rail load and meets the DOT 111A100W1 specification for the transportation of various DOT regulated commodities. This car comes equipped with ½ inch full height head shields as well as 9 MPH roll over top fittings protection. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements.

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Dimensions

Length Over Pulling Faces
49’-3 1/2"
Length Over Truck Centers
35’-9”
Height, Extreme
15’-0 7/8”
Width, Extreme
10’-6 7/8”
Tank, Outside Diameter
9’-3 1/8”
Tank, Outside Length
43’-3 3/4”
Clearance
AAR PLATE B

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
72,500 lbs
Load Limit
213,500 lbs
Capacity
20,500 gal
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
174'
Coupled to Base Car
173'