6 February 1999
Covered hopper cars in a small industrial yard in Addison (Illinois).
Harold Kept many of his photos on sites which no longer exist.
|American Car Foundry 37160 ACF Center Flow four-bay covered hopper car at Addison (Illinois).|
ACFX 37160, ACFX, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, Built by ACF, photographed on 6 February 1999 at Addison (Illinois) by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1999/02/99206e02.jpg] NEW 18 November 1999
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Car markings on ACFX 37160: Plate C, LO, LD LMT 194700 lbs 88300 kg, LT WT 68300 lbs 31000 kg, NEW 4-84, ACF Center Flow. [6 February 1999]
Equipment characteristics of ACFX 37160: AAR car type C214 (covered hopper car), plate type C, roof type 4 (round roof hatch, center line of car), tare weight 68,300 pounds, total gross weight allowed 263,000 pounds, load limit 194,700 pounds, dry capacity 5,701 cubic feet, external dimensions (length 64' 6", width 10' 8", height 15' 6"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, November 1999]
Railcar fleet details for ACFX 37160: Covered Hopper Car, Mechanical Designation: LO; Outside Length: 64 ft 6 in; AAR Car Type Code: C214; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 8 in; Outside Extreme Height: 15 ft 6 in; Height of Extreme Width: 3 ft 11 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: 66; Cubic Ft Capacity: 5,701 cu ft; Tare Weight: 68,300 lbs.; Rate per Mile: 0.504. Special Characteristics; Roof Configuration: Round roof hatch center line of car. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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