31 October 1998
Locomotives and freight cars at Proviso yard.
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|Union Carbide (RAIX) 4304 Four-truck 92' 6" tank car in the Proviso North Yard on an overcast day.|
RAIX 4304, RAIX, Tank cars, Freight cars, photographed on 31 October 1998 at Proviso North Yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/10/98a31k04.jpg] NEW 15 January 2000
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Equipment characteristics of RAIX 4304: AAR car type T109 (tank car), plate type B, tare weight 129,600 pounds, total gross weight allowed 526,000 pounds, load limit 396,400 pounds, wet capacity 43,398, external dimensions (length 92' 6", width 10' 8", height 15' 1"), pool number 9,999,036. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]
Railcar fleet details for RAIX 4304: Tank Car, Mechanical Designation: T; Outside Length: 92 ft 6 in; AAR Car Type Code: T109; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 1 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 11 in; Plate Clearance: B; Compartments: 1; Trans. Code: N; Trans Cond Code: N; Draft Gear: 77; Max Weight on Rail: 526,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 396,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 129,600 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.324. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, January 2000]
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