DG-0407 FREIGHTMASTER ME-15 CUSH. UNIT
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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 15" 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-15 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).
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