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Since the wagon industry of the GDR was fully utilized with export orders, only the raw Halberstadt came into question for the construction of new wagons. Because the facilities there had now been expanded, the new vehicle could now fully exploit the UIC measure of 26.4 m. Already in 1973, therefore, a sample car, which followed in 1975, a second. Both were extensively tested in daily operation. Quite quickly, the vernacular coined the name "Langer Halberstädter" for her.