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JUICE The Final 3 Electric Interurban Freight Survivors DVD Train Video

JUICE The Final 3 Electric Interurban Freight Survivors DVD Train Video Pentrex JUICE-DVD 748268005985
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At one time, electrified freight interurbans operated throughout the United States. Yet in the late 1990s, just three remained in service. Toiling under the wires as if time had passed them by, these survivors depended upon an assortment of antique motors to keep them rolling.

Pentrex traveled to Wisconsin in 1998 to record the East Troy Electric, which still pulled freight on an as-needed basis. The East Troy Electric utilized motor L-9 when it took part in moving fourteen special loads of stainless steel tubing. The next stop was San Antonio where Texas Transportation ran electric freight motors through the city's streets to serve the iconic Pearl Brewery. Then we headed to Mason City, Iowa to view multiple motors on Iowa Traction. A ride aboard one of their historic motors gave us a great view of the motorman at work. During our visits, you'll learn why these railroads continued to operate their old freight motors in modern times. If you love traction, you'll be thrilled by the sight of these antique electrics at work in Juice, the Final Three Electric Interurban Freight Survivors!

DVD Special Features:

Chapter Menu provides instant access to program segments.

1 Hour 12 Minutes
In Color with Hi-Fi Sound and Narration
Presented in Standard Definition 4x3 Format
No region code; can be played in NTSC DVD players worldwide
Packaged in Sturdy Vinyl Clamshell Case
ISBN: 1-56342-315-4
UPC: 7-48268-00598-5
Copyright Pentrex 1999, 2012

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DVD Item#:JUICE-DVD
Runtime:1 Hour, 12 Mins
Producer:Pentrex
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
DVD UPC:748268005985
Shrink Wrapped?:Yes
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC

(central Netherlands) on .

  •  4 of 5


Great DVD, although the video recording is somewhat older and not in HD, the tape is a great one for anyone interested in this specific kind of railroading The last survivors...
Thank you!
Erik


Additional remarks by Erik:
Narration: Just enough.
Would kids enjoy this? Maybe.
Image quality: Good.
DVD Value: Good Value
Recommend to others? Definitely.

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(fletcher north carolina) on .

  •  5 of 5


excellent program on the final three electric engine but I've found out the Texas transpiration run out but I hope the east troy electric and Iowa traction stay for many years to come

Additional remarks by chris collins:
Narration: Just enough.
Would kids enjoy this? Maybe.
Image quality: Excellent!
DVD Value: Good Value
Recommend to others? A "Must Have"!

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(Lynnwood, WA.) on .

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  •  5 of 5


It is a shame we don't have more Trolley Lines today...I grew up with the YVTC steeple cab and a box cab...took it for granted as a teenager. Oh to have those days back! This video brings them back in great fashion.

Additional remarks by Don:
Narration: Just enough.
Would kids enjoy this? Maybe.
Image quality: Excellent!
DVD Value: Excellent Value!
Recommend to others? A "Must Have"!

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  •  4 of 5


Great piece on some historical operations. I appreciated the brief background on the prior evolution of each line. The quality was good even though some of the footage is not the newest.

Additional remarks by JoshM:
Narration: Just enough.
Would kids enjoy this? Yes.
Image quality: Good.
DVD Value: Good Value
Recommend to others? Yes.

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