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30,500 Gallon Tank Car

This 30,500 gallon non-coiled and non-insulated tank car has been designed with a 286,000 lbs gross rail load and meets the DOT 117J100W specification for the transportation of ethanol and other like commodities. This car comes equipped with ½ inch full height head shields as well as 9 MPH roll over top fittings protection. The car is completely covered with 0.52 inch thick 4.8 lb per cubic foot thermal ceramic blanket. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements.

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Dimensions

Length Over Pulling Faces
60’-2”
Length Over Truck Centers
46’-7 1/2”
Height, Extreme
15’‐5 5/8"
Width, Extreme
10’-7 3/4”
Tank, Outside Diameter
10’
Tank, Outside Length
55’-0 13/16”
Clearance
AAR PLATE C

Weight/Capacity

Light Weight
90,100 lbs
Load Limit
195,900 lbs
Capacity
30,500 gal
Gross Rail Load
286,000 lbs

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to Like Car
221'
Coupled to Base Car
219'
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