4250 Corn Covered Hopper

This 4,250 cubic feet capacity covered hopper railcar has a curve sided design with three compartments and gravity outlet gates specifically designed for corn service. This railcar features the higher load limit provided by a stub-sill design. This Centerflow® railcar comes equipped with three 24”x10’4” elongated hatches and gravity outlet gates. Various interior linings, roof hatch configurations and outlet gates are available.


Length, Inside 42′-2.625″
Length, Over Couplers 47′
Width, Extreme 10′-8″
Height, Extreme 15′-5.625″
Clearance AAR Plate C


Light Weight 57,200 lbs
Load Limit 229,800 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs
Capacity 4,250 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 150′
Coupled to Base Car 161′
Coupled to Like Car 162′

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