Mineral oil
rail tank car

Zacens | VTG type M18.080D

Data sheet

  • Designed for the transportation of liquid goods in RID classes 3, 6 and 9.
  • Products can be heated to as much as +190°C to ensure there is no residue from discharging.
  • Bottom valve, DN 100, heatable
  • T-piece, DN 100, insulated, can be heated separately
  • Can be filled via the bottom discharge. Top discharge can be fitted as an option.
  • The addition of a riser can convert it to a chemical tank wagon, e.g. to carry phenol, benzene and vinyl acetate monomer.
  • Uncomplicated and inexpensive tank cleaning thanks to externally mounted heating system.

Technical details

Tare weight Approx. 26.0 t
Axle load 22.5 t
Clearance: outer wheelsets Ca. 13,000 mm (Bj. 2013)
Min. curve radius 35 m
Brake KE-GP 12“
Brake block category K brake block
Tank material Carbon steel (P355NH)
Nominal volume Approx. 80 m³
Forced ventilation Mechanical, self-operating (linked to bottom
valve)
Vapour return Operated from bottom level on both sides, with
pressure tight cap
Tank code L4BH
Design temperature -20/+200°C
Heating 6-pipe externally mounted, 8 m³
Test/operating pressure of 18.0/12.0 bar
Insulation Mineral wool felt, 100 mm
Insulation cover made of stainless steel
Residue emptying 1° slope angle and tank sump
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