DG-0406 FREIGHTMASTER ME-10 CUSH. UNIT (DIRECT ONLY)
This kit is ONLY available DIRECT.
This end of car (EOC) cushioning unit is accurate for application to 50', 52', 60', 86', 89' box, refrigerator, caboose, flat and gondola cars. The EOC units are applied to a fixed sill car for a 10" travel each end. This kit reproduces the fixed draft end sill and cushion unit all in one part with an external return spring. The Freightmaster ME-10 is one of the most popular EOC units built in the industry. It is also similar to other models in the Freightmaster catalogue as well as similar to competitor designs from ACF (Freightsaver), AO Smith-Apex (Hydra-Buff) and Keystone (Shock Control).
Similar EOC cushioning units
- Type E 10" Travel
- Type AR-F 9" Travel
- Type SP-E 7 " Travel
- American Car & Foundry (ACF) units
- Freightsaver E10VMC
- Freightsaver E10VM (both do not use an external return spring)
- AO Smith-Apex unit
- E-12-2 Hydra-Buff (12" travel)
- Keystone units
- EC-10-LD (Lo-Deck) for flats and autoracks
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