Covered Hoppers

Small-Cube Covered Hoppers

Gravity-Covered Hoppers Chemicals, Fertilizers, & Plastics Metals & Metallic Ores Nonmetallic Minerals Paper, Pulp, & Fiber Products

Small-cube covered hoppers are generally designed with two or three pockets, gravity gates, and three to five circular hatches. With capacity ranging from 2,900 to 3,200 cf and length from 40′ to 42′, these hoppers are typically used for dense commodities such as cement, roofing granules, sand, aggregates, fly ash, and dry chemicals.

Product Details
Nominal Capacity / Gross Rail Load 263,000 lbs
286,000 lbs
Hatches Round
Gates Gravity discharge
Standard Capacity (cuft) 2,900 to 3,200cf
Interior Lined
Unlined
Standard Length 40 to 42 ft
Sill Stub-Sill
Through Sill
Commodities Frac Sand, Cement, Roofing Granules, Fly Ash, Heavy and dense commodities

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