- This self discharging open hopper wagon is optimized for transportation of coal product density 830 kg/m3.
- Wagon unloading is done via three pairs of central bottom doors. The product is discharged between the rails. The doors are operated pneumatically. The air to operate the doors is taken from the train brake “second pipe” or from a site plug-in supply.
- This wagon is designed according to TSI, EN, Group Standards for UK traffic operation.
- Each pair of doors is operated laterally by a single cylinder controlled by a hand valves mounted on control panels on either side of the wagon.
- Pneumatic door operating system allows unloading between the rails while the wagons are in motion.
- Design of doors prevents loss of transported material.
Note: The descriptions provided herein are for general information purposes only.
|Axle load||25.4 t / axle|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm|
|Brake type||GP-A (K)|
|Max. speed at 90 t||100 km/h (60 mph)|
|Max. speed (unloaded)||120 km/h (75 mph)|
|Rmin (single wagon)||70 m|
|Length over buffers||18,339 mm|
|Tare weight||~ 27.0 t|
|Payload||~ 74.6 t|
|Loading opening||14,870 x 1,600 mm|
|Slope sheet angle||45°|
|Number of sections||3|
|Material of box||Stainless steel|
|Wheel diameter||840 mm|
|Wheel base||2,000 mm|