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Soo Line 18939

Box car

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Soo Line 18939 Box car in the Bensenville classification yard.

(SOO 18939, SOO, Box cars, Freight cars, photographed on 1 October 1999 at Bensenville yard).     Image size is available.

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Soo Line 18939 Box car in the Bensenville classification yard.

(SOO 18939, SOO, Box cars, Freight cars, photographed on 1 October 1999 at Bensenville yard).     Image size is available.

Equipment characteristics of SOO 18939: AAR car type A405 (equipped box car), plate type C, tare weight 60,600 pounds, total gross weight allowed 220,000 pounds, load limit 159,400 pounds, dry capacity 5,038 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 56' 8", width 10' 7", height 14' 11"), internal dimensions (length 50' 6", width 9' 4", height 10' 7"), side door (width 10' 0", height 9' 9"), pool number 1,050,964. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Railcar fleet details for SOO 18939: Equipped Box Car, Mechanical Designation: XP; Outside Length: 56 ft 8 in; AAR Car Type Code: A405; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 7 in; Inside Length: 50 ft 6 in; Outside Extreme Height: 14 ft 11 in; Inside Width: 9 ft 4 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 5 in; Inside Height: 10 ft 7 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 6 in; Side Door Height: 9 ft 9 in; Upper Eaves Width: 9 ft 6 in; Side Door Width: 10 ft 0 in; Side Door Type: 2; Plate Clearance: C; Trans. Code: R; Lining: L; Floor Strength: 5; Draft Gear: 15; Cubic Ft Capacity: 5,038 cu ft; Tare Weight: 60,600 lbs.; Rate per Hour: 0.39; Rate per Mile: 0.056. Special Characteristics; Door Type: Single Plug doors, centered; Floor Type: Steel; Fittings: Anchor, Lading Strap. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]

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