33,700 Gallon LPG, Propane, & Butane Tank Car

This 33,700 gallon (US) tank car is built to operate at a 263,000 lb gross rail load for the transportation of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). The car is equipped with a 22 5/8-inch manway and an internal tank test pressure of 340 psi. Top fittings consist of 2- and 3-inch valves and pipes, a thermowell, a sample line, and a MGD. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements. This tank has a stub sill top cover plate, a stub sill web and a stub sill bottom cover plate of ½ inch, 9/16 inch and ¾ inch 50 plate steel, respectively. We design our tank cars for durability and to safely transport your commodity to its destination.

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Dimensions

Length Inside
N?A
Width, Inside
N/A
Length, Over Couplers
65' 6.5"
Width, Extreme
10' 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
100,600 lbs.
Gross Rail Load
263,000lbs.
Load Limit
162,400 lbs.
Cubic Capacity
N/A
Gallon Capacity
33,700

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled
180'
Coupled to Like Car
244'
Coupled to Base Car
241'
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