SAR Class X-24 (Side A)         
Class X-24 (XJ-24) wagons entered service between 1965 and 1966 and are designed to transport water, treacle, oil, transformer oil and other similar products (Oil in this case). When undergoing a major service many tank wagons are now being equipped with a new all round the turret walkway, like on this wagon.

Number range 30 034 000 to 30 036 100, Length between couplers 13.380m, Length over headstocks 12.496m, Length between bogie pivot centres 9.144m, Height 3.880m, Width 2.515m, Tank diameter 1.972m, Tare (average) 21,550kg, Load 36,370kg (water) or 34,550 (oil), Capacity 36,370l (full), 36,370l (water) or 36,370l (oil).
Date: 3/24/2006 Location: Ysterplaat, Cape Town, WC,  ZA Country Flag Views: 271 Collection Of:   Col AndrĂ© Kritzinger
Rolling Stock: SAS 30034442 (Tank Car) Author:  Col Andre Kritzinger
SAR Class X-24 (Side A)
Picture Categories: RollingStock This picture is part of album:  South Africa's Rolling Stock - 30 Number Range
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