PRR Class G43 gondolas


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Some stats:

ClassG43
Diagram?yes
Qty Built600
Capcy200,000
Weight62,000
Capcy box1,995
Capcy heap415
Sidessteel
Floorsteel
Endsfixed
Sillfish belly
Underframe?
I.L.52' 6-3/8"
I.W.9' 6"
I.H4' 0"
Truck center43' 8"
length over strikers54' 7"
coupled length57' 2-1/2"
panels12
height7' 6-3/8"
width extreme9' 6"


Cars on the PRR roster (as listed in the Official Railway Equipment Register (ORER)):

ClassCarNumberAAR ClassPRR Oct 44PRR Oct 48PRR Apr 52PRR Oct 53PRR Oct 58PRR Oct 63PRR Apr 68
G43387326387925GB------600
Roster data compiled by Rich Orr


Photos in print:

ClassPublicationPageCar NoSchemeLocationDateComments
G43PRR Color Guide Vol 287PRR 387461PK---
G43aPRR Color Guide Vol 281PRR 611057PK---


Equipment Diagrams online:

Class(es)tracing #View
G43E-463659-B,Aelevation


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