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A 'Plate C' for your IPD.
Empowered by its acquisition of United States Railway Equipment (USRE,) Evans-USRE box cars became the company standard during the IPD box car boom of the 1970s. With modern upgrades such as box-corrugated, non-terminating ends, Stanray X-panel overhanging roof, and riveted car sides near the end posts, the Evans-USRE 5277 is a classic box car of the IPD era.
A hallmark of the 1970's, ExactRail is pleased to offer the all-new Evans-USRE 5277 plate C box car! Faithful to the prototype, ExactRail's Evans-USRE 5277 is dressed with authentic features and precision details. Complete with NRUC herald plates on appropriate box cars, wire form details, nailable steel floor, fully detailed draft boxes, ExactRail recreates one of the most common prototypes never offered in model form. Recreate the diversity of the prototype with one of the most common boxcars of the modern era, innovate your rolling stock with ExactRail's Evolution Series Evans-USRE 5277 box car.
Precision micro-tooled! Designed, engineered and tooled in the United States! Factory installed Kadee No.5 couplers. Narrow-style draft box, featuring: shank wedges, striker casting and full nut and bolt detail. ExactRail's exclusive 70 ton ASF 'Ride Control' or 70 ton Barber S-2 trucks. CNC-machined metal wheel sets with all new metal axles! Wire grab irons. Razor sharp painting and printing
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