3258 Rock Salt Covered Hopper

This versatile small-cube two outlet covered hopper is available in stub- or through-sill. This 3,258 cubic foot covered hopper has three circular hatches. It is used for corrosive dry bulk service, including products such as rock salt and sodium chloride.


Length, Inside 45′-2.75″
Length, Over Couplers 50′-0.25″
Height, Inside 14′-11.125″
Height, Extreme 15′-5.625″
Door Opening, Width N/A
Width, Inside N/A
Width, Extreme 10′-8″
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold N/A
Clearance AAR Plate C


Light Weight 57,200 lbs
Load Limit 228,800 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs
Cubic Capacity 4,250 cu. ft.
Gallon Capacity N/A

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 150′
Coupled to Base Car 177′
Coupled to Like Car 175′

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