28.4K Tank - Crude Oil & General Purpose

This 28,400 gallon (US) coiled and insulated tank car has been designed with a 286,000 lb gross rail load for the transportation of crude oil and other like commodities. The car is equipped with a 20-inch, eight (8) bolt manway, a 75 psi pressure relief valve, and top fittings with a 9mph roll-over protection. Top fittings consisting of 2- and 3-inch valves and options for a thermowell, sample line, MGD, and a vacuum relief valve to accommodate closed system loading and unloading. The bottom outlet is a full port jacketed 4-inch ball valve. This car is fitted with 12 run exterior heating coils and 3.5 inch thick fiberglass insulation bonded to a ½ inch thick thermal ceramic blanket. 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
58' 4 1/4"
Width, Extreme
10' 7 7/8"
Height, Inside
N/A
Door Opening, Width
N/A
Height, Extreme
15' 6"
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold
N/A
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
94,200lbs.
Gross Rail Load
286,000lbs.
Load Limit
191,800lbs.
Cubic Capacity
N/A
Gallon Capacity
28,433

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
150'
Coupled to Like Car
217'
Coupled to Base Car
215'
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