29 FT. Ore Gondola

29′ Ore Gondola

This 29′ open-top gondola has 6′-6″ sides and a 1/2″ vertical taper and may be individually or rotary dumped. This durable gondola design is built for iron ore products and other high-density commodities.


Length, Inside 29′-1.375″
Length, Over Couplers 34′-1″
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold N/A
Width, Inside 9′-9.8125″
Width, Extreme 10′-6.5625″
Height, Inside 6′-6.21875″
Height, Extreme 10′-2.4375″
Clearance AAR Plate B


Light Weight 47,000 lbs
Load Limit 234,000 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs
Capacity 1,800 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 150′
Coupled to Base Car 150′
Coupled to Like Car 150′

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