5400 Covered Hopper

5612 Corn Meal Covered Hopper

This 5,612 cubic feet capacity covered hopper railcar has a curve sided design with three compartments and gravity outlet gates specifically designed for corn or soybean meal service. This railcar features the robust strength of a through sill design. This covered hopper comes equipped with a trough hatch for high-efficiency loading. Various interior linings, roof hatch configurations and outlet gates are available.


Length, Inside 55′-11.625″
Length, Over Couplers 61′-1″
Width, Extreme 10′-7″
Height, Extreme 15′-6″
Clearance AAR Plate C


Light Weight 62,900 lbs
Load Limit 223,100 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs
Capacity 5,612 cu. ft.

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 180′
Coupled to Base Car 345′
Coupled to Like Car 239′

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