Union Carbide (RAIX) 60702
Covered hopper car
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|Union Carbide (RAIX) 60702 Covered hopper car in the Proviso Hump Yard.|
RAIX 60702, RAIX, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, photographed on 26 September 1998 at Proviso Hump Yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/09/98926l21.jpg] NEW 17 December 1999
Car markings on RAIX 60702: LD LMT 197100 lbx 89 400 kgs, LT WT 65900 lbs 29 900 kgs, UCC 510 6-92, plate C. [26 September 1998]
Equipment characteristics of RAIX 60702: AAR car type C214 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 65,900 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 197,100 pounds, dry capacity 5,250 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 58' 5", width 10' 8", height 15' 6"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, December 1999]
Railcar fleet details for RAIX 60702: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 58 ft 5 in; AAR Car Type Code: C214; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 6 in; Height of Extreme Width: 8 ft 7 in; Upper Eaves Height: 15 ft 1 in; Upper Eaves Width: 8 ft 4 in; Plate Clearance: C; Compartments: 4; Outlets: 4; Lining: S; Roof Type: 4; Draft Gear: 5; Tare Weight: 65,900 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.378. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, December 1999]
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