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Southern Pacific Freight Car Specification Sheet 16

Flat cars/Coil Cradle/Container - 1964


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Car Series
Numbers
SP & SSW
(Cotton Belt)
No.
of Cars
Capacity Load Space Outside Dimensions
Nominal
Pounds
Average
Light Weight
Average
Load Limit
See heavier Loading Footnote (1)
Cradle
Length
Cradle
Width
At Top
Cradle
Depth
Length
(2)
Width Deck Height
Above Rail
Extreme
Height
Above Rail
SP 595000
to 595149
146 153,000 65,700 154,300 53' 3" 4' 4" 2' 0" 54' 2" 10' 3" 3' 10" 6' 3"
SP 595150
to 595255
106 152,000 66,700 153,300 53' 3" 5' 2" 2' 4" 54' 2" 10' 3" 3' 10" 6' 9"
SP 595256
to 595340
84 149,000 69,900 150,100 53' 4" 5' 2" 2' 4" 54' 2" 10' 3" 3' 10" 6' 9"
Car Series
Numbers
SP & SSW
(Cotton Belt)
No.
of Cars
Capacity Load Space Outside Dimensions
Nominal
Pounds
Average
Light
Weight (3)
Average
Load Limit
See heavier Loading Footnote (1)
Deck
Length
Deck
Width
No. of
Bins
Bin
Dimensions
LxWxH
Type
of
Bin
Length
(2)
Width Deck
Height
Above
Rail
Bin
Height
Above
Rail
SP 598016
to 598018
2 145,000 73,200 146,800 48' 6" 8' 6" 26 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598019
to 598020
2 140,000 78,500 141,500 52' 3" 8' 6" 28 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598021 1 140,000 78,800 141,200 48' 6" 8' 6" 26 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598022 1 139,000 79,100 140,900 52' 3" 8' 6" 28 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598023
to 598025
3 142,000 76,200 143,800 48' 6" 8' 6" 26 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598026
to 598032
3 140,000 78,500 141,500 52' 3" 8' 6" 28 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598033
to 598034
7 143,000 75,900 144,100 48' 6" 8' 6" 26 3' 6" x 4' x 5' 8" Tote-Bin 54' 2" 10' 6" 3' 10" 9' 7"
SP 598051
to 598052
2 133,000 85,600 134,400 50' 11" 8' 10" 22 4' Dia. x 7' 7" Cylin-
drical
54' 2" 10' 4" 3' 11" 8' 0"
SP 598120
to 598121
2 146,000 72,300 147,700 49' 3" 8' 5" 24 4' x 4' x 4' 11" Flo-Bin 54' 2" 10' 7" 3' 11" 8' 9"
SP 598122 1 152,000 66,900 153,100 50' 0" 9' 4" 24 4' x 4' x 5' 8" Flo-Bin 54' 1" 10' 6" 3' 9" 9' 7"

Total No. of Cars 360

  1. Heavier loads are permitted when shipments move only on Southern Pacific lines (including Cotton Belt) and certain connecting carriers. For information, contact your nearest Southern Pacific Traffic representative.

  2. Coupled length may be obtained by adding 30" to the outside lengths shown.

  3. Includes light weight of bins.


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