Prototype: 2 German Railroad, Inc., DB Cargo Business Area, type Shimmns-tu 718 freight cars, for transporting rolled steel among other things. One car has advertising lettering. The cars look as they currently do in Era VI.
Model: The sliding tarp cars are extensively and finely painted and prototypically lettered. Both cars have close coupler hooks. Length over the buffers approximately 112 mm / 4-3/8".