27 December 1998
Freight cars in the Elk Grove Village rail yard.
Harold Kept many of his photos on sites which no longer exist.
|Burlington Northern 481692 Three-bay covered hopper car in the Elk Grove Village yard.|
BN 481692, BN, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, photographed on 27 December 1998 at Elk Grove Village yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/12/98c27a13.jpg] NEW! 6 April 2000
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Equipment characteristics of BN 481692: AAR car type C313 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 63,000 pounds, total gross weight allowed 268,000 pounds, load limit 205,000 pounds, dry capacity 4,650 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 54' 7", width 10' 8", height 15' 6"), pool number 7,776,632. [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, April 2000]
Railcar fleet details for BN 481692: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 54 ft 7 in; AAR Car Type Code: C313; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 6 in; Height of Extreme Width: 10 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Height: 15 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Width: 8 ft 3 in; Plate Clearance: C; Star Stencil: L; Compartments: 3; Trans. Code: P; Outlets: 3; Lining: S; Roof Type: 4; Draft Gear: 88; Max Weight on Rail: 268,000 lbs.; Nominal Capacity: 200,000 lbs.; Tare Weight: 63,000 lbs.. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, April 2000]
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