The GE ES44AC is the most modern and environmentally friendly locomotive today in the USA and Canada, with more than 2300 engines operating today, it is a common occurrence in USA pulling almost any type of train. This model is a highly accurate depiction of UP ES44AC locomotive number 5417 one of Union Pacific's 897 ES44ACs.
This may well be the most detailed and accurate ES44AC available on the net. The model is accurate to nuts and bolts and has been built with great precision, a lot of time has been spent ensuring this skin is prototypical. The locomotive also features a highly detailed and accurate interior.
The model is fully UVW unwrapped and the zip file contains a weathered set of textures as well as a clean looking set of textures and a re-skin kit.
The model has 9 textures, 7 of those are custom:
2048*2048 long hood skin
1024*1024 frame skin
1024*512 truck skin
2048*512 cab skin
512*512 diamond plate
512*512 diamond plate bump map
256*256 intake and radiator grill opacity map
2 standard max reflection maps
all textures are in JPEG format
The model uses only standard max materials, therefore V-ray is NOT required. The scene was rendered with V-ray GI, lighting, cameras not included.
The model also:
- Opens and renders without errors
- Is to real-world scale
- Is centered at origin