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Container carrier

Sgmmns(s) 40' | VTG type I41.040D

Data sheet

  • Wagon for combined transport with a maximum loading weight of 72.5 t.
  • Optimized for 20‘ tank and bulk-containers or heavy 40‘ containers.



Technical details

Tare weight Approx. 17.5 t
Max. load 72.5 t
Axle load 22.5 t
Wheel diameter 920 mm
Total length over buffers 13,610 mm
Clearance: outer wheelsets 9,870 mm
Brake KE-GP-A 16“/Ch-GP-A-16“
Brake block category Gray cast iron/LL brake block
Min. curve-radius 120 m (in block train)
Max. speed 120 km/h
Loading length 12,370 mm
Loading length in feet 40 ft
Loading width 2,600 mm
Loading height above top of rail, unloaded 1,155 mm
Ferry boat capability 1° 30‘


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