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Railroad standards

Object Appearance

Locomotives

Imperial Metric

Coupler height

34.5" 0.8763

Grab irons

0.75" 0.1905

Coupler release lever

1.0" 0.0254

Longitudinal handrails (EMD)

1.25" 0.03175

Longitudinal handrails (GE - pre 1980)

1.5" 0.0381

Longitudinal handrails (GE - modern)

1.625" 0.04128

Handrail height from walkway

38" 0.9652

Vertical handholds (EMD cabs)

1.375" 0.03493

Vertical nose handholds (EMD cabs)

1.0" 0.0254

Pipes and hoses

Imperial Metric

Brake line

1.875" 0.04763

Brake line hose

2.125" to 2.25" 0.05398 to 0.05715

MU hose

1.0" to 1.375" 0.0254 to 0.03493

Sand pipe

1.0" to 1.375" 0.0254 to 0.03493

Sand hose

1.875" 0.04763

Speed recorder cable

1.0" to 1.5" 0.0254 to 0.0381

Brake cylinder pipe

0.875" 0.02223

Air reservoir line

1.375" 0.03493

Air reservoir diameter

15.0" 0.381

Rollingstock

Imperial Metric

Drop type grab irons

0.75" 0.01905

Ladder rungs

0.625" 0.01588

Roof handholds

0.625" 0.01588

Side grab irons

0.625" 0.01588

End grab irons

0.625" 0.01588

Tank car railing

1.25" 0.03175
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