Re: Tank car and passenger car
Author: Speeder3
Date: 09-11-2019 - 06:27

I think you are referring to the rule about coupling a passenger car to a freight car equipped with shelf couplers. Couplers with a cast extension on top and bottom, to stop the possibility of vertical separation, are used on tank cars in hazardous material service. I donít think the tank car in the photo was so equipped.



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