Model 19-9946 hopper car (grain carrier)

Model 19-9946 hopper car is designed for transporting grain and other similar food products in bulk by rail.

Grain hopper car is equipped with hand-driven unloading mechanism which enables dosed unloading. Cargo is unloaded into inter-rail space through six unloading hatches located pairwise.

In order to prevent vacuum creation inside the body during unloading, the car is equipped with anti-vacuum valve, the drive of which is connected with the locking device of unloading mechanism handwheels.

Service life of model 19-9946 hopper car is 30 years.

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