Bulkhead flatcar

62′ Bulkhead Flatcar

This 62’ bulkhead flatcar is designed with nailable steel flooring and 15-inch end-of-car cushioning. Bulkheads are 11’-8” high above the nailable steel flooring and come equipped with treated Douglas Fir planks treated per American Wood Preservers Association (AWPA) Standard C-15. The design offers flexibility to carry a variety of products.

62 FT. Bulkhead Flatcar technical drawing.


Length, Inside 62′
Length, Over Couplers 73′-5.5″
Height, Top of Rail to Threshold 3′-8.125″
Width, Inside 8′-4″
Width, Extreme 10′-5″
Clearance AAR Plate C


Light Weight 83,500 lbs
Load Limit/Capacity 202,500 lbs
Gross Rail Load 286,000 lbs

Curve Negotiability Radius

Uncoupled 180′
Coupled to Base Car 203′
Coupled to Like Car 143′

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