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Todays Illinois Central - North Vol 1 DVD Train Video

Todays Illinois Central - North Vol 1 DVD Train Video Pentrex ICN-DVD 748268005046
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Explore the exciting northern half of the Illinois Central Railroad from the Chicago area to Fulton, Kentucky during the pre-merger days of 1996. Pentrex takes you on a journey down the main line where you'll see locals, switch jobs, through-freights, and fast intermodal trains hard at work. The IC intersected with a variety of other railroads on its southward trek so you'll also be treated to the sight of Union Pacific, Conrail, Norfolk Southern, CSX, and Burlington Northern trains at those diamonds.

Train symbols are provided to enhance your understanding of how the Illinois Central fit together as a system. Mile markers, and maps of each district help identify the lines being presented and a rundown of IC's diesel roster explains which types of units were in use. These include GP11s, GP40s, SD20s, SD40-2s, SD70s, and Paducah-built SW14s, SD28s, SD40s, GP10s, and a GP38. Here's your opportunity to experience great action circa 1996 along the "Main Line of Mid-America!"

DVD Special Feature:

  • Chapter Menus provides instant access to program segments.

1 Hour 39 Minutes
In Color with Stereo Sound and Narration
Full-screen (4x3) Format
No region code; can be played in any NTSC DVD player worldwide
Packaged in Sturdy Vinyl Clamshell Case
ISBN: 1-56342-221-2
UPC: 7-48268-00504-6
Produced by Pentrex 1996, 2007


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DVD Item#:ICN-DVD
Runtime:1 Hour, 39 Mins
Producer:Pentrex
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
DVD UPC:748268005046
Shrink Wrapped?:Yes
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC

(fletcher north carolina) on .

  •  5 of 5


just watched this and vol. 2 last night and I was really impressed seeing the main line of mid America lots of locations and vary informed about all the trains featured in the video I had though about doing the up Marysville sub set but when I found about this one I decided to do this one instead and I really liked this set it's really worth the buy

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

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  •  5 of 5


Excellent viewing recommend DVD, Presented in classic Pentrex with great filming, narration, maps and graphics. The IC was one of my favorite roads to railfan and I hated to see it go, I have been to a lot of the locations in this first vol covering the northern part of the IC and its was nice to see some pf these locations again. Theirs plenty of action with everything from coal trains to intermodial trains , Pentrex gives a good run down on IC's deserve fleet of motive in this volume. Great coverage on a road that didn't get as much attention as many other roads did. I thoroughly enjoyed it a great view.

John S
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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