Four-bay covered hopper car
NorRail 56365 Four-bay covered hopper car on the Schiller Park north yard leads.
Equipment characteristics of NRLX 56365: AAR car type C614 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 68,200 pounds, total gross weight allowed 286,000 pounds, load limit 217,800 pounds, dry capacity 5,650 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 60' 2", width 10' 8", height 15' 6"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]
Railcar fleet details for NRLX 56365: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 60 ft 2 in; AAR Car Type Code: C614; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 6 in; Height of Extreme Width: 14 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 8 in; Upper Eaves Width: 10 ft 0 in; Plate Clearance: C; Star Stencil: M; Compartments: 4; Outlets: 4; Lining: S; Roof Type: 4; Draft Gear: 66; Tare Weight: 68,200 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.546. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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