53 FT. Husky-Stack Car®

53′ Husky-Stack® Car

The Husky-Stack® 53’ railcar is a high capacity, single-unit double-stack well car. This car is ideal for lanes where heavier container loads are prevalent. The Husky carries containers from 20’ to 53’ long in each well and can handle containers from 40’ to 53’ long in the top position and can be operated as a single car or be configured as a multiple-unit drawbar car.

53' Husky-Stack Car® technical drawing.


Length, Inside 53′
Length, Over Couplers 76′-8.75″
Width, Inside 8′-11.5″
Width, Extreme 9′-10.75″
Clearance AAR Plate H


Light Weight 51,000 lbs
Load Limit/Capacity 169,000 lbs
Gross Rail Load 220,000 lbs

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 180′
Coupled to Base Car 300′
Coupled to Like Car 304′

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