Goverment of Canada Wheat Board 110849
Covered hopper car
Goverment of Canada Wheat Board 110849 Covered hopper car passing the O'Hare Transfer station.
CNWX 110849 is from a series of 160 cars, numbered CNWX 110770-110929, built by HST, between December 1984 and January 1985. [Courtesy of Canadian Cylindrical Grain Car Project]
Equipment characteristics of CNWX 110849: AAR car type C113 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 1 (trough or continuous hatch in roof), tare weight 61,300 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 201,700 pounds, dry capacity 4,550 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 59' 0", width 10' 8", height 15' 1"), pool number 1,038,300. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]
Railcar fleet details for CNWX 110849: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 59 ft 0 in; AAR Car Type Code: C113; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 1 in; Height of Extreme Width: 8 ft 9 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 4 in; Upper Eaves Width: 8 ft 10 in; Plate Clearance: C; Compartments: 4; Trans. Code: C; Outlets: 4; Lining: S; Roof Type: 1; Draft Gear: 88; Tare Weight: 61,300 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.487. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Trough or continuous hatch in roof. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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