SAR Class SC-1 (Side B) (Type 2)         
Class SC-1 (SCL-1, SCLV-1) wagons entered service in 1972 as open top double deck motor car transporter wagons. Most were rebuilt to enclosed wagons some time after 1991. The upper deck appears to be height adjustable to accommodate higher than normal vehicles like minibuses and pickup trucks. Type 2 wagons are enclosed.

Number range 17 700 000 to 17 700 027, 17 700 043 to 17 700 094, 17 700 124 to 17 700 175, 17 700 191 to 17 700 345, 17 700 361 to 17 700 531 and 17 700 566 (SCL-1) and 17 730 007 to 17 730 074 (SCLV-1), Length between couplers 20.504m, Length between headstocks 19.500m, Length between bogie pivot centres 15.330m, Overall maximum loading height 4.040m, Width 2.805m, Inside width 2.540m, Lower deck clearance 1.480m, Upper deck maximum loading height 1.586m, Tare (average, before modification) 25,090kg (SCL-1) and 25,320kg (SCLV-1), Load 16,000kg.
Date: 8/21/2007 Location: Kaalfontein, Kempton Park, GP,  ZA Country Flag Views: 442 Collection Of:   Col AndrĂ© Kritzinger
Rolling Stock: SAS 17700299 (Autorack) Author:  Col Andre Kritzinger
SAR Class SC-1 (Side B) (Type 2)
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