American Car Foundry 49569
ACF Center Flow covered hopper car
Equipment characteristics of ACFX 49569: AAR car type C113 (covered hopper car), plate type B, roof type 1 (trough or continuous hatch in roof), tare weight 63,100 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 199,900 pounds, dry capacity 4,600 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 57' 11", width 10' 8", height 15' 1"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]
Railcar fleet details for ACFX 49569: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 57 ft 11 in; AAR Car Type Code: C113; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 1 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 8 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 9 in; Upper Eaves Width: 8 ft 0 in; Plate Clearance: B; Compartments: 3; Outlets: 3; Lining: U; Roof Type: 1; Draft Gear: 66; Max Weight on Rail: 263,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 199,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 63,100 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.462. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Trough or continuous hatch in roof. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, March 2000]
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