Alix Kunkle's Collection
Owner: General Electric Rail Services
Old Name: American Car & Foundry Co.
Type: Covered Hopper
AAR Class: LO: A permanently enclosed car, other than a box car, regardless of exterior or interior shape, for handling bulk commodities, with or without insulation and provided with openings for loading through top or sides with weather-tight covers or doors. Car may be provided with one or more bottom openings for unloading, with tight fitting covers, doors, valves, or tight fitting slide or gate to prevent leakage of lading. Car may be provided with facilities for discharge of lading through openings in top or sides and may have one or more compartments. Mechanical or other means may be provided within car to expedite loading or unloading.
AAR Type: C214
Detail Info:   Covered Hopper, Pneumatic Unloading, Permanent Roof, Greater than 5000 cu ft capacity
Plate:   C
Max Gross Weight:   263000
Load Limit:   197600
Dry Capacity:   5800
Ext L/W/H:   64' 8" / 10' 8" / 15' 5"

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ACFX 68900
Title:  ACFX 68900
Description:  On a northbound consist leaving Leesville, La.
Photo Date:  5/5/2012  Upload Date: 5/12/2012 2:51:29 PM
Location:  Leesville, LA
Author:  Alix Kunkle
Categories:  RollingStock,Action
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