Cab Control Car Specification Sheet One


 
Metra 8700 - 8707
(Ex-C&NW 151 - 158)
Metra 8708 - 8749
(Ex-C&NW 159 - 200)
Notes
Metra Car Class
CA3A
CA3B
 
Builder & Lot Number
Pullman-Std 7002A
Pullman-Std 7006A
 
Date Built
1959 - 1960
 1959 - 1960

 Date Rebuilt
 1981 - 1994
1981 - 1994 
 
Rebuilding Work
General Rehabilitation 
General 
Rehabilitation
 
 Body Construction
LAHT Steel
LAHT Steel
 
Exterior Finish 
Painted 
Painted 
 
Weight
127,900 Lbs
127,900 Lbs
 
 End Loading
 800,000 Lbs
 800,000 Lbs
 
 Seating Capacity
 155
155
 
 Draft Gear Type
Waughmat Twin Cushion (WM-6-DP) 
 Waughmat Twin Cushion (WM-6-DP)
 
 Coupler Type
 
 Coupler Yoke Type
Y-65 
Y-65
 
 Brake Schedule
26-C
26C Cab Brake Valve
 26-C
26C Cab Brake Valve
 
 Truck Brake Type
WABCO GB 5 1/2
 WABCO GB 5 1/2
 
 Brake Shoe Type
Composition 
Composition
 
Hand Brake Type
Peacock 800 LE
Peacock 800 LE
 
Diaphragm Type
Two Fold Cotton-Canvas (Aluminized)
 Two Fold Cotton-Canvas (Aluminized)
 
 Faceplate Type
Steel
Upper Spring - Leaf
 Steel
Upper Spring - Leaf
 

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