Union Pacific 20704
Rib-sided two-bay hopper cars
Union Pacific 20704 Rib-sided two-bay hopper cars in Norma yard.
Equipment characteristics of UP 20704: AAR car type C413 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 71,600 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 191,400 pounds, dry capacity 4,566 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 54' 1", width 10' 8", height 15' 4"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]
Railcar fleet details for UP 20704: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 54 ft 1 in; AAR Car Type Code: C413; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 4 in; Height of Extreme Width: 14 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 8 in; Upper Eaves Width: 9 ft 7 in; Plate Clearance: C; Compartments: 2; Trans. Code: W; Outlets: 4; Lining: S; Roof Type: 4; Draft Gear: 88; Cubic Ft Capacity: 4,566 cu ft; Tare Weight: 71,600 lbs.; Rate per Hour: 0.98; Rate per Mile: 0.089. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, December 1999]
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