5200 Covered Hopper Railcar

5201 Grain Covered Hopper

Greenbrier offers covered hoppers in cubic foot sizes of 5,200, 5,201, and 5,202. These railcars feature the robust strength of a through sill design. All of these designs are optimized for more railcars per train. These are designed with versatility options, including hatch arrangements, outlet gates, and interior linings.


Length, Inside 49′-8.625″
Length, Over Couplers 54′-11″
Width, Extreme 10′-8″
Height, Extreme 15′-6″
Clearance AAR Plate C


Light Weight 58,500 lbs
Load Limit 227,500 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs
Capacity 5,201 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 150′
Coupled to Base Car 197′
Coupled to Like Car 199′

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