Wisconsin Central 84688
Rib-sided two-bay covered hopper car
Wisconsin Central 84688 Rib-sided two-bay covered hopper car on the passing siding at the O'Hare Transfer station.
Wisconsin Central 84445 Rib-sided two-bay covered hopper car and Wisconsin Central 84688 Rib-sided two-bay covered hopper car on the passing siding at the O'Hare Transfer station.
Equipment characteristics of WC 84688: AAR car type C112 (covered hopper car), plate type B, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 57,600 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 205,400 pounds, dry capacity 3,000 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 41' 11", width 10' 8", height 15' 1"), pool number 2,504,020. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, February 2000]
Railcar fleet details for WC 84688: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 41 ft 11 in; AAR Car Type Code: C112; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 1 in; Height of Extreme Width: 13 ft 10 in; Upper Eaves Height: 14 ft 5 in; Upper Eaves Width: 9 ft 8 in; Plate Clearance: B; Compartments: 2; Trans. Code: P; Outlets: 2; Lining: U; Roof Type: 4; Draft Gear: 66; Max Weight on Rail: 263,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 200,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 57,600 lbs.. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, March 2000]
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