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MRL 2007 - Montana Rail Link DVD Train Video

MRL 2007 - Montana Rail Link DVD Train Video Highball Productions MRL7-DVD
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The MRL SD70ACe show! Taped in late April 2007 between Livingston, MT and Elliston, west of Mullan Pass. Features MRL's new SD70ACe's in both road and helper service, plus BNSF run through trains. Heavy action on Bozeman Hill and over Mullan Pass to Blossberg Tunnel. Narration on/off feature.


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DVD Item#:MRL7-DVD
Runtime:2 Hours, 00 Mins
Producer:Highball Productions
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
Shrink Wrapped?:Yes
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC

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  •  5 of 5


An Awesome DVD that's well photographed the graphics and narrations are excellent and keep the show interesting, its non stop action with a variety of trains and lash ups. The MRL ACe's look great and are seen mixed with older power, one of my favorites was the coverage of heavy unit coal trains that make frequent appearances with MRL ACe's on the point and older EMD classic SD40s,40-2s and SD45s locomotives used as helpers. Definitely a Must Have DVD well worth the price.

John Schmeling
SP/UP Railroad (retired)


Additional remarks by mySP7377:
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


The MRL was formed in 1987 on the tracks of Burlington Norther's former Northern Pacific line, running from Sandpoint ID over Mullan Pass and Bozeman Pass east to Huntley MT. It runs from Sandpoint to Spokane WA on trackage rights. This video is in the 16X9 Widescreen format.

<p>The program opens with trains climbing Bozeman Hill using 3, 4 or more engines on the point and 3 of the new SD70ACe's shoving on the back end. The narrator gives us a good explanation of the features of EMD's new SD70ACe EPA compliant locomotives. Other highlights include Bozeman Tunnel, Lombard with a shot of a partially dismantled MILW bridge, Winston Hill, Helena, Skyline curved trestle and Mullan Tunnel at the Continental Divide.

<p>Narration is minimal, but it would have been nice to have a bit more detail about some of the locations. There are no train symbol or location markers. The photography is excellent, and does a good job of showcasing the Montana mountain scenery. If you like heavy duty mountain railroading with helpers, you will enjoy this DVD. Fans of the SD70ACe will love this video - many trains have at least one.


Additional remarks by armchairrailfan:
Narration: Could have used more.
Would kids enjoy this? Maybe.
Image quality: Excellent!
DVD Value: Good Value
Recommend to others? Definitely.

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