Chemical rail
tank car

Zacns | VTG type C20.087D

Data sheet

  • Optimized for the transportation of liquid goods with a density of 0.845 to 0,93 t/m³, such as petroleum middle distillates, biodiesel and sunflower oil.
  • Can also be used to carry goods in the RID classes 6, 8 and 9.
  • Can be filled via the bottom discharge.
  • Top discharge can be fitted as an option.
  • The addition of a riser and, where necessary, a coating can convert it to a chemical tank wagon to satisfy customers' individual and product-specific requirements on a flexible basis.

 

Technical details

Tare weight Approx. 21.5 t
Axle load 22.5 t
Clearance: outer wheelsets 11,890 mm
Min. curve radius 35 m
Brake block category KE-GP 12"
Tank material Carbon steel (P355N)
Nominal volume Approx. 87.3 m³
Forced ventilation Mechanical, self-operating (linked to a bottom valve)
Vapor return Operated from bottom level on both sides, with
pressure tight cap
Tank code L4BH
Design temperature -20 / +50°C
Residue emptying 0.7° slope angle and tank sump
   
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