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1400 Series Material Handling Cars

Car Reporting Marks:    AMTK
Car Series:    1400 - 1473
Mechanical Designation:    MHC (MY)
Maximum Speed:    110 mph
Car Builder:    Thrall
Year Built:    1986

Gross Rail Load Limit:  (*)    125,600 lbs.
Load Limit:    55,000 lbs.
Light Weight:    70,600 lbs.
Cubic Capacity:    4,300 cubic ft.
Floor Axle Load Capacity:    25,000 lbs.

Extreme Height:    13' - 6 1/2"
Inside Length:    61' - 0"
Inside Width:    8' - 2 3/4"
Inside Height:    8' - 6 3/4"
Inside Height at Light Fixtures:    8' - 0"
Truck Centers:    44' - 9"
Length over End Sills:    61' - 1"
Length between Pulling Face of Couplers:    64' - 3"
Height - Rail to Top of Floor:    4' - 3 5/8"
Height - Door Opening:    7' - 10"
Width - Door Opening:    10' - 0"

HEP:    Yes
27 Point Communication T/L:    Yes
Main Reservoir:    Yes
Coupler Type:    "H" Tight-lock
Truck Type:    GSI - BX, Rebuilt, 1957 vintage.
Wheel / Axle:    33" wheels, 5 1/2 x 10 bearing
Brakes:    26-C. Body mounted cylinder, Tread brake only


(*) De-rated due to axle/bearing size and braking ratio.

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