29,300 Gallon Vegetable Oil Tank Car

This 29,300 gallon coiled and insulated tank car has been designed with a 286,000 lbs gross rail load and meets the AAR 211A100W1 specification for the transportation of various non-regulated commodities. The car is completely insulated with 4 inch thick 3/4 lb per cubic foot fiberglass insulation between the tank and the jacket and is fitted with 12 run exterior heater coils. Various options for loading/unloading valve configurations are available depending on the service requirements.

29,300 Gallon Vegetable Oil Tank Car technical drawing.


Length, Over Pulling Faces 59′-10″
Length, Over Truck Centers 46′-3.5″
Width, Extreme 10′-7.9375″
Height, Extreme 15′-5.3125″
Tank, Outside Diameter 9′-10.75″
Tank, Outside Length 53′-9.375″
Clearance AAR Plate C


Light Weight 81,000 lbs
Load Limit 205,000 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs
Capacity 29,300 gal

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 180′
Coupled to Base Car 218′
Coupled to Like Car 220′

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