Served 7:30 a.m.-Noon

Eggs & Omelets

All come with our best home fries and your choice of toast, English muffin or biscuit

Two eggs any style $3.75

Two eggs any style $6.75
With your choice of applewood bacon, sausage, pork roll,
Canadian bacon, or smoked salmon

Eggs Benedict $11
Poached on English muffins, Canadian bacon,
with Hollandaise sauce

Eggs "The Nail" $15
Poached on top of a crab cake on an English muffin,
Old Bay Hollandaise and fresh salsa

Western Omelet $8.75
Peppers, tomato, onions, ham, Pepper Jack cheese

Norwegian Omelet $9
Smoked salmon, red onion, capers, cream cheese

Build Your Own Omelet
Egg white omelet plain $8
Whole egg omelet plain $7
Add any item below for $0.75 each
Cheeses: American, chedder provolone, pepper jack
Meats: ham, bacon, sausage, salmon, pork roll
Veggies: onions, red or green peppers, mushrooms, tomatoes, spinach

Pancakes, Waffles & French Toast

Comes with maple syrup and butter
Add blueberries, chocolate chips or banana $1
Add Beach Plum Farm berries & whipped cream $1.50
Plain pancakes (2) $5
Plain belgian waffle $6
Plain french toast $6

Kid's Treasure Box $5
Served on our Beach Shack frisbee with a novelty cup
Cereal & milk, eggs any style, home fries & toast,
mini pancakes or french toast stick
Topped with powdered sugar and maple syrup

Sammies on the Fly

All Sammies come with home fries

Lox, cream cheese, red onion on a bagel $8.50

Breakfast Burrito $8
Scrambled egg, ham, cheese and black beans, pico de gallo

Ham, bacon, or pork roll $7.50
Egg & cheese bagel

BLT Wrap $7.50
Bacon, lettuce and tomato

Sausage, cheese & scrambled eggs on a biscuit $7.50

Breakfast Special $8.50
Homemade creamed chipped beef on toast, with home fries

Sides

Toast $1.50
Bagel $2
English Muffin $2
Biscuit $2
Pancake $2
Home fries $2
Cereal or Granola & Milk $3
Oatmeal $4
Yogurt, granola & seasonal fresh fruit $7.5
Seasonal fresh fruit cup $4 / bowl $6
Breakfast Meats $2
(Applewood bacon, sausage, pork roll, Canadian bacon, smoked salmon

Beverages

Fresh juices $3.50
Fresh-squeezed orange juice, apple, grapefruit,
white grape, pineapple, cranberry
Lemonade or iced tea $3
Arnold Palmer $3
Tea $2.25
Coffee - Regular or Decaf $2.25

All Natural Smoothies

All made with 100% real fruit, yogurt and honey
Mango, Strawberry, Banana, Strawberry Banana $6

Morning Cocktails

Mimosa $6
Bellini $6
Rusty Mary $6

Served 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Raw Bar

Oysters on the half shell $15
Vinegar mignonette

Clams on the half shell $10
Vinegar mignonette

Half Lobster $15
Lemon and dipping butter

Shrimp Cocktail (6) $13
Cocktail sauce

Crab Legs MP
Lemon and dipping butter

Nail Sampler $20
2 shrimp, 2 oysters, 2 clams, jumbo crab meat,
serverd with dijon mayo, cocktail sauce and lemon

Boardwalk Style Cones

Conch Fritters $12
Jalapeno grape jelly

Fried Clam Strips $10
Tartar sauce

Fried Shrimp $12
Cocktail sauce

Fried Mozzarella $8
Marinara sauce

French Fries $5

Rusty Nail Fries $6
With our signature seafood spice

Boardwalk Fries $6
Drizzled with malt vinegar

Beach Plum Farm Tempura Style Zucchini Sticks $7
Chipotle or Marinara dipping sauce

Soups & Salads

Add to any salad:
grilled chicken $4
grilled salmon $6
shrimp $8

New England Clam Chowder $4 cup / $6 crock
Light and creamy, clams, bacon, oyster crackers,
celery and potato

Chili $7 crock
House-made, beans, ground beef, spicy tomato base,
pico de gallo, sour cream and cheddar

Corn Chowder $4 cup / $6 crock

Spinach Salad $8
Radishes, egg and bacon dressing

Stuffed Portobello Salad $14
Crab imperial stuffing, Cooper sharp cheese, seasonal leafy greens
and vegetables from our farm, strawberry vinaigrette

Farm House Salad $7
1/2 Farm House Salad $4
Seasonal leafy greens and vegetables from
our farm in a very simple dressing

Cobb Salad $11
Bacon, tomatoes, avocado, egg, blue cheese

Caesar Salad $8
Romaine lettuce, croutons, Parmesan cheese,
creamy Caesar dressing

Buckets & Hot Apps

Steamed Clams (16 pc) $14
Served in a garlic white wine clam broth

Clams Casino (6 pc) $11
Traditional recipe with bacon, onions, peppers
and topped with melted Cooper cheese

BBQ Clams (6 pc) $11
Jimmy’s famous recipe topped with melted Cooper cheese

Mussels (18 pc) $11
Served in a roasted garlic or spicy tomato sauce

Peel & Eat Shrimp (16 pc) $14
Served in an Old Bay and shrimp broth

Crispy Strawberry Hot Wings (10 pc) $11
Served with Beach Plum Farm strawberry dipping sauce

Crispy Chicken Wings (10 pc) $10
Hot sauce, blue cheese or ranch

Fried Cornmeal Calamari $11
Marinara sauce

Sides

Mac & Cheese $5
Housemade Cole Slaw $4
French Fries $4
Rusty Nail Fries $5
Boardwalk Fries $5
Vegetable of the Day $4
Corn Bread $4

Sandwiches

All sandwiches come with chips and a pickle

Fried Local Fluke Sandwich $12
Cole slaw and tartar sauce

Beach Shack Pulled Pork Sandwich $12
Slow-roasted with house made bbq sauce and slaw

Jersey Style Lobster Hoagie $19
Fresh lobster salad on a fresh-baked hoagie roll

Shrimp Po Boy $13
Fried shrimp, tossed in house made slaw

Crab Cake Sandwich $15
Broiled or fried, with tartar sauce and cole slaw

Grilled Chicken Sandwich $12
Tomato and lettuce, brioche roll
add your choice of cheddar, American, provolone, Cooper sharp,
blue cheese or spicy pepper jack $1

Beach Shack Club $12
all natural apple wood smoked turkey and bacon, romaine lettuce, tomato & mayo, served with a pickle and chips

Grilled Vegetable Wrap $11
Grilled seasonal vegetables from our farm, provolone cheese

Grilled Chicken Quesadillas $12
Grilled chicken, onion, red and green peppers, cheddar cheese,
with a side of sour cream and pico de gallo

BLT $10
Served with mayo, your choice of toast

The Nail Steak Wrap $12
Steak, cheddar cheese, pico de gallo, lettuce, chipotle mayo, served with a side of guacamole and sour cream

Crab Melt $15
Served open face on an English muffin, sliced
tomato, melted cooper cheese

Corned Beef Reuben $12
Served open face on rye, Russian dressing, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese

Chicken Salad Wrap $11
Cranberries, lettuce, tomato

The Nail Specialties

Chips & Salsa $6
Crispy corn tortillas, house made salsa

Nachos Supreme $11
Crispy corn tortillas, topped with chili & cheddar cheese,
served with a side of pico de gallo

Add grilled chicken $4

Loaded Fries $9
Topped with cheddar, crumbled bacon and
scallions, served with a side of sour cream

Baja Grilled Fish Tacos (2) $13
Grilled Mahi, corn, salsa, cheddar cheese,
black beans, guacamole, with cole slaw

Land & Sea Fajitas $22
Grilled shrimp, pork loin, onions, cheddar cheese,
red and green peppers, , pico de gallo, flour tortillas

BBQ Ribs ½ rack ...$16 full rack ...$24 add bbq shrimp ...$8
Roasted corn, cole slaw and corn bread

The Nail Burger $11
Add your choice of cheddar, American, provolone, Cooper sharp,
blue cheese or spicy pepper jack $1

Fish & Chips $16
Beer battered white fish, fries, tartar sauce and cole slaw

The Nail Wrap $14
Fried local fluke, cheddar cheese, pico de gallo,lettuce, chipotle mayo, served with a side of guacamole and sour cream

Served 5-10 p.m.

Raw Bar

Oysters on the Half Shell $15
Vinegar mignonette

Clams on the Half Shell $10
Vinegar mignonette

Half Lobster $15
Lemon and dipping butter

Shrimp Cocktail (6) $13
Cocktail sauce

Crab Legs MP
Lemon and dipping butter

Nail Sampler $20
2 shrimp, 2 oysters, 2 clams, jumbo crab meat,
serverd with dijon mayo, cocktail sauce, and lemon

Boardwalk Style Cones

Conch Fritters $12
Jalapeno grape jelly

Fried Clam Strips $10
Tartar sauce

Fried Shrimp $12
Cocktail sauce

Mozzarella Bites $8
Marinara sauce

French fries $5

Rusty Nail Fries $6
with our signature seafood spice

Boardwalk Fries $6
Drizzled with malt vinegar

Beach Plum Farm Tempura Style Zucchini Sticks $7
Chipotle or Marinara dipping sauce

Soups & Salads

Add to any salad
grilled chicken $4, grilled salmon $6 or shrimp $8

New England Clam Chowder $4 cup / $6 crock
light and creamy, clams, bacon, oyster crackers,
celery and potato

Chili $7 crock
House-made, beans, ground beef, spicy tomato base, pico de gallo,
sour cream and cheddar

Corn Chowder $4 cup / $6 crock

Spinach Salad $8
Radishes, egg and bacon dressing

Stuffed Portobello Salad $14
Crab imperial stuffing, Cooper sharp cheese,
seasonal leafy greens and vegetables from our farm, strawberry vinaigrette

Farm House Salad $7
Seasonal leafy greens and vegetables from our farm in a very simple dressing
1/2 farm house salad $4

Cobb Salad $11
Bacon, tomatoes, avocado, egg, blue cheese

Caesar Salad $8
romaine lettuce, croutons, parmesan cheese, creamy Caesar dressing

Bowls & Hot Apps

Steamed Clams (16 pc) $14
Served in a garlic white wine clam broth

Clams Casino (6 pc) $11
Traditional recipe with bacon, onions, peppers
and topped with melted Cooper cheese

BBQ Clams (6 pc) $11
Jimmy’s famous recipe topped with melted Cooper cheese

Mussels (18 pc) $11
served in a roasted garlic or spicy tomato sauce

Peel & Eat Shrimp (16 pc) $14
Served in an Old Bay and shrimp broth

Crispy Strawberry Hot Wings (10 pc) $11
Served with Beach Plum Farm strawberry dipping sauce

Crispy Chicken Wings (10 pc) $10
Hot sauce, blue cheese or ranch

Fried Cornmeal Calamari $11
Marinara sauce

The Nail Specialties

Loaded Fries $9
Topped with cheddar, crumbled bacon and
scallions, served with a side of sour cream

Nachos Supreme $11
Crispy corn tortillas, salsa, cheddar cheese, sour cream and chili
Add grilled chicken $4

Grilled Chicken Tacos (2) $13
Grilled chicken, corn, pico de gallo, lettuce, cheddar cheese, black beans, guacamole, with cole slaw (2)

Baja Grilled Fish Tacos (2) $15
Grilled Mahi, corn, salsa, cheddar cheese, black beans, guacamole, with cole slaw

Land & Sea Fajitas $22
Grilled shrimp, pork loin, onions, flour tortillas,
cheddar cheese and pico de gallo

BBQ Ribs
½ rack $16, full rack $24, add bbq shrimp $8
Roasted corn, cole slaw and corn bread

Fish & Chips $16
Beer battered white fish, fries, tartar sauce and cole slaw

Mains

Pick two from buttermilk mashed potatoes, baked
potato, French fries, baked yam or side of pasta
and a seasonal vegetable selection

Fried or Broiled Flounder $22
Roasted Scallops $24
Grilled Mahi $23
Grilled Salmon $23
Crab Stuffed Flounder $25
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes (2) $26
Broiled or fried
Grilled NY Strip Steak $28
Chicken Parmesan $19
Steamed 1.5 pound Lobster MP

Sandwiches

All sandwiches come with chips and a pickle

Fried Local Fluke Sandwich $12
Cole slaw and tartar sauce

Beach Shack Pulled Pork Sandwich $12
Slow-roasted with house-made bbq sauce and slaw

Jersey Style Lobster Hoagie $19
Fresh lobster salad on a fresh-baked hoagie roll

Crab Cake Sandwich $15
Broiled or fried, with tartar sauce and cole slaw

Grilled Chicken Sandwich $12
Tomato and lettuce, brioche roll
add your choice of cheddar, American, provolone, Cooper sharp,
blue cheese or spicy pepper jack $1

Grilled Vegetable Wrap $11
Grilled seasonal vegetables from our farm, provolone cheese

The Nail Wrap $14
Fried local fluke, cheddar cheese, pico de gallo, lettuce,
chipotle mayo, served with a side of guacamole and sour cream

The Nail Burger $11
add your choice of cheddar, American, provolone,
Cooper sharp,
blue cheese or spicy pepper jack $1

Dinner Special Platters

The Nail $32
Whole lobster, 6 clams, 6 mussels,
corn on the cob, Rusty Nail fries, cole slaw

The Grill $32
Everything from the grill, scallops, daily fish, shrimp,
grilled vegetables, baked potato

The Nail Broiled Combo $38
Shrimp, scallops, flounder and crab cake, with potato,
cole slaw, corn on the cob and dipping butter

Steak & Cake $34
Grilled NY strip, jumbo lump crab cake, cole slaw,
corn on the cob, French fries or baked potato

Jersey Clam Bake $29
12 clams, 6 mussels, 6 shrimp,
red skin potatoes, grilled corn, clam broth

Pastas

Pasta Primavera $16
Bowtie pasta, fresh grilled vegetables, extra
virgin olive oil, parmesan cheese
add grilled chicken $4, add grilled shrimp $8

Angel Hair & Mussels $19
Beach Plum Farm basil pesto, fresh Pomodoro sauce, Parmesan cheese

Pasta a la Vodka $17
Bowtie pasta, fresh grilled vegetables, vodka cream sauce
add grilled chicken $4, add grilled shrimp $8

Shrimp Scampi $23

Crab Scampi $23

Angel Hair a la Vongole $21
Fresh local clams in white sauce

The Nail Seafood Pasta $29
Clams, mussels, shrimp, crab, scallops, marinara or white sauce

Sides

Mac & Cheese $5
Housemade Cole Slaw $4
French Fries $4
Rusty Nail Fries $5
Boardwalk Fries $5
Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes $4
Baked Potatoe $4
Baked Yam $4
Pasta $4
Corn on the Cob $4
Vegetable of the Day $4
Corn Bread $4

All of our cocktails and refreshments are made with
100% all-natural juices and syrups, prepared fresh daily

Specialty Cocktails
Pink Lemonade $7.50
summertime blend of citrus vodka, Rusty Nail lemonade, and Sprite
 

Rusty Mary $7.50
our homemade bloody mary mix with Absolut vodka and an Old Bay rim

Citrus Bojito $9.00
Absolut Citron, basil, lime, lemon, ginger ale

Rusty Rum Runner $9.50
a tropical blend of pineapple, orange and mango juice, banana liqueur, Bermuda rum

Rusty Nail Keepsake Cocktail

The Hammer $14
served in a souvenir coconut: Gosling’s Black Seal rum, Cruzan coconut
rum, passion fruit puree, fresh lemon and pineapple juices
(take the rest of the day off!)

Our Signature Margaritas
served with a salted rim, on the rocks or frozen
*add fresh strawberry, mango, peach, passion fruit or
blood orange puree to any of our signature margaritas $1

Silver...our classic $8
A generous pour of blanco tequila, Triple Sec, lime juice, sour mix

Grand Gold $11
100% Agave Sauza Extra Gold tequila, blended with Triple Sec,
citrus simple syrup, fresh-squeezed orange juice and a
Grand Marnier float

Platinum $14
Lunazul Blanco tequila,Cointreau, blended with citrus
simple syrup and fresh lime juice, with a splash of
fresh-squeezed orange juice

White Peche Margarita $11
Tres Agraves Blanco, lime, lemon, Cointreau, creme de peche

Organic Margarita $11
Tres Agraves Blanco, organic agave nectar, lime

How's the Weather?

Dark & Stormy $8.50
mix of Gosling’s Black Seal rum, ginger beer, muddled lemon, and shaved ginger

Abundant Sunshine $8.50
A bright and cheery blend of Stolichnaya Orange Premium Vodka, fresh peach puree, topped with a splash of cherry juice and sour mix

Hazy & Humid $10
Grey Goose “La Poire” premium vodka, a splash of apple liqueur, fresh pineapple juice, fresh lemon and lime juices, Chambord “sinker”

Hurricane Irene $9
citrus vodka, light Bermuda rum, fresh-squeezed orange, pineapple and lime juice, aged dark rum floater

Cool Down...Mojitos
*add fresh strawberry, mango, peach, passion fruit or blood orange puree to any of our signature margaritas $1

Traditional $9
Bacardi Silver, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, muddled mint, splash of soda
Pineapple Ginger Mojito $9
Sugar Island rum, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, muddled mint, seasonal berries, splash of soda

Beach Plum Farm Berry $9.50
Bacardi Silver, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, muddled mint, seasonal berries, splash of soda

The Shack $10
Gosling’s Black Seal rum, creme de cassis, brown sugar, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, muddled mint, splash of soda

La Playa $11
Lunazul Blanco tequila, muddled mint, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, fresh pineapple juice

Strawberry Cucumber $10
Bombay gin, muddled basil and cucumber, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, splash of soda

Frozen Drinks
**alcohol-free if desired $6.50

Pina Colada $9.25
blend of white and dark Bermuda rums, coconut cream, fresh pineapple juice

Strawberry Daiquiri $9.25
blend of white and dark Bermuda rums, Beach Plum Farm strawberries

Blue Hawaiian $9.25
Cruzan coconut rum, blue curacao, coconut cream, fresh pineapple juice

Banana Daiquiri $9.25
blend of white and dark Bermuda rums, banana liqueur, fresh banana, light cream

Frozen Lemonade $9.25
a must have to beat the heat! citrus vodka blended with Rusty Nail lemonade

The Sandy Banana $10
vanilla vodka, creme de cocoa, Kahlua, banana liqueur, in a chocolate-drizzled mug

The Cape May Vice $9.25
a layered blend of pina colada and strawberry daiquiri, served with an aged dark rum floater

All draft beer is served in a frozen mug!
Coldest draft beer in cape may as verified by "Exit Zero" magazine

Rusty Nail Pale Ale $5
Coors Light $3
Miller Lite $3
Yuengling $3
Blue Moon Belgian Wheat $5
Sam Adams Seasonal $5
Leinenkugal Summer Shandy $5
Imperial Pint of Guinness $5.5
Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA $5.75
Yards Brawler $5.75
Yards Philadelphia Ale $5.75

Bottled Beer
Blue Pig Tavern Ale $5
Budweiser $3.75
Bud Light $3.75
Coors Light $3.75
Miller Lite $3.75
Michelob Ultra $3.75
Corona Light $4.75
Heineken $4.75
Red Stripe $5.00
Kaliber n/a $4.75
Sierra Nevada (seasonal) $5.00
Woodchuck Hard Cider $5.00
Kona Longboard Lager $5.75
Victory Summer Love $5.75

Wine

White
Acrobat, Oregon, Rose $8.50 g/ $30 b
Soverain in Sonoma County, Chardonnay $9 g/ $32 b
Noblissna, Italy, Pinot Grigio $8 g/ $29 b
Seaglass, Monterey County, Riesling $8 g/$29 b

Red
BV, Napa, Pinot Noir $8 g/$30 b
Clayhouse, Paso Robles, Cabernet Sauvignon $9 g/$32 b
14 Hands, California, Merlot $9 g/ $33 b

Sparkling
Kenwood Yulupa, Sonoma County, Sparkling $7 g/$26 b
Avissi, Italy, Prosecco $10 g/$38 b
Comet du Buouqe, France, Sparkling $8 g/$29 b

Non-Alcoholic Refreshers
Gingermint Palmer $5.50
Fresh-brewed iced tea, lemonade, ginger simple syrup, fresh muddled Beach Plum Farm mint
Georgia Peach $5.50
Fresh-brewed iced tea, fresh peach puree, sparkling water
Berry Sunshine $5.50
Muddled berries, berry puree, Rusty Nail lemonade, a splash of Sprite
Saratoga Fizz $5.50
Fresh Beach Plum Farm basil muddled together with English cucumber, Saratoga sparkling water, and ginger-infused simple syrup

Beverages
Sodas $3.25
cola, diet, root beer, ginger ale, 7up
Iced Tea $3.50
Lemonade $3.50
Arnold Palmer $3.50
Bottled Water $3
Saratoga Sparkling (1L) $7
Fresh juices $3.50
fresh-squeezed orange juice, apple, grapefruit, pineapple, cranberry

Water…nature’s best

Bowser beer for dogs  $4
Non-alcoholic, non-carbonated beverage for your pup,
made from chicken and barley

Doggie bowl  $4
Choice of grilled chicken or rice & carrots

Wrangler Roundup  $3
Lean ground turkey for doggies on a low-fat diet

Hot Diggity-Dog  $3.50
Plain all-beef hot dog without the bun

All-Natural Pup Treats
All pup-bakery items $3
Our treats contain all human grade products-no byproducts, artificial
colors, flavor or preservatives! These gourmet treats are made with 100%
whole grains, real eggs, real cheese, real bacon and fresh ground peanuts!

contact us

General Manager :

Dot Capuano
dcapuano@beachshack.com

Restaurant Manager:

Deniss Zaicevs
dzaicevs@beachshack.com

Press/Media Inquiries:

Jeanine Pepler (212) 334-4400
jeanine@aka-pr.com

Rusty Nail:

(609) 884-0017

reach us by phone:

(609) 884-0017

Directions

The Rusty Nail

205 Beach Avenue

Cape May, New Jersey 08204

(609) 884-0017

IT'S EASY TO FIND US

Cape May is easily accessible from the Garden State Parkway and the Cape May-Lewes Ferry.

from google maps:

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from specific points

From the Garden State Parkway
approx. 10 minutes

Take the Parkway to the end, Exit "0", to 109 South, Follow Route 109 over a large then a small bridge. This becomes Lafayette Street. Follow Lafayette Street through two traffic lights to the end. Lafayette will end at Jackson Street where there is a green liquor store called "Colliers". Turn left onto Jackson Street. Turn right onto Beach Avenue.

From the Cape May Lewes Ferry
approx. 15 minutes

From the Ferry Terminal in North Cape May, follow the signs for Route 109 South and the Garden State Parkway. Take Route 109 South over the Cape May bridge onto Lafayette Street. Follow Lafayette Street approximately 1.5 miles until you dead end at Jackson Street. Turn left onto Jackson Street. Turn right onto Beach Avenue.

From New York
approx. 3 hours

Exit Manhattan to New Jersey Turnpike. Take the N.J. Turnpike South to Exit 11 for the Garden State Parkway. Take the G.S. Parkway to end, Exit "0", to 109 South, Follow Route 109 over the Cape May bridge onto Lafayette Street. Follow Lafayette Street approximately 1.5 miles until you dead end at Jackson Street. Turn left onto Jackson Street. Turn right onto Beach Avenue.

From Washington/Baltimore
approx. 3 hours

95 North to Delaware Memorial Bridge, take bridge to Route 40 East. Follow Route 40 to Route 55 South to end (at Route 47 South). Route 47 South to Garden State Parkway South. G.S. Parkway to end, Exit "0", to 109 South, Follow Route 109 over the Cape May bridge onto Lafayette Street. Follow Lafayette Street approximately 1.5 miles until you dead end at Jackson Street. Turn left onto Jackson Street. Turn right onto Beach Avenue.

From Philadelphia
approx. 1 hour 45 minutes

Walt Whitman Bridge to 42 South, to Atlantic City Expressway East. Take the A.C. Expressway to the Garden State Parkway south. G.S. Parkway to end, Exit "0", to 109 South, Follow Route 109 over the Cape May bridge onto Lafayette Street. Follow Lafayette Street approximately 1.5 miles until you dead end at Jackson Street. Turn left onto Jackson Street. Turn right onto Beach Avenue.

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