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AHGX ANR SG Hopper x SHBX

 

Class
AHGX
Item Type
Hopper Wagon
Parent System
ANR
Gauge
Standard
Description
Bogie Hopper Wagon used for grain
Year Of Manufacture
1985 thru to 1987
Manufactured By
 
Previous Classification
SHBX (South Australian Railways)
Current Classification
 
Year Of Withdrawal
 
Named
 
Number Range
 
Tare
 
Capacity/Load
50 Tons
History In Service
This was the new generation of grain hopper produced bythe SAR and mirrored practice in Victoria and NSW. Originally produced with only three discharge doors, after trials all further wagons were produced with four discharge doors. Discharge doors, walkways and ladders all changed over time.
See Also
SHBX
Colour Schemes
SAR Light grey, SAR traffic yellow, ANR Oxide Red, AN Green and Yellow
Modelling Hints
Auscison have produced RTR wagons.
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