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50 More Cab Rides DVD Revelation Video RVQ-50CAB
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"50 More Cab Rides" has been produced in response to enthusiastic response to the previous "101". While E-units, Alco Centuries, and other tried and true favorites encountered last time make an encore appearance, the goal was to include as many different types of power as possible, such as a Baldwin RS and many more.

Some links to the first volume include the "Cardinal" P42 - this time at night, westbound -and the famous French TGV, making one of her earlier test runs. There is even a "reunion", 22 years later, with engineer and switch engine!

Some of these segments had been considered for the first volume; most are presented due to the generosity of many. Typically, these were filmed in the 1990s before "zero tolerance" cab ride policies came into effect - or in countries where riding - even driving - locos remained possible. Where there is an associated program, the title and producer are noted. However, some programs have gone out of production, while other segments are based on private collections or archival sources.

Any interesting and well-photographed films or video dealing with railroads & trolleys - cab rides or otherwise - will be considered for RAILROAD VIDEO QUARTERLY - and possibly a third CAB RIDES volume. THANK YOU for your purchase; ENJOY THE RIDE!

Run Time, 2 Hours 20 Minutes

Variety of BIG and small steam, FAST electrics, SLOW switching, Commuters, Tourists... even Monrails and the Shanghai MAGLEV ! Sequel to the bestselling "101 Cab Rides' Copyright 2014 Revelation Video, Inc, And Original Media Owners

EACH CHAPTER INCLUDES 5 SEGMENTS Source is noted at right of each segment "..." indicates title, if any, of complete program.

Chapter 1 1. AUSTRALIA DMU Bob McLaughlin 2. F40 "California Zephyr" "R.G. Moffat Route" Machines of Iron 3. CHINA - SY Steam "Final Four" Revelation 4. BALDWIN RS 12 "Nicolet Badger & Northern", Plets Express 5. SD45 - Progressive Rail R.V.Q. #85

Chapter 2 6. SD45 Kent, OH Stone Train R.V.Q. #56 7. GPIO same same 8. SW1500 ABC Ry same 9. E-8 BN Commuter "BN E-Units", Pentrex 10. METRA Cab Car "Cab Car Ride", R.P.

Chapter 3 11. ENGLAND Railbus, 1956 R.V.Q. #89 12. COSTA RICA DMU "2014 Highlights of Panama & Costa Rica", Revelation 13. SHANGHAI MAGLEV ASX Media 14. CANADA F40 "VIA East..." Revelation 15. CN MLW S-13 same

Chapter 4 16. RDC Cape May, NJ R.V.Q. #28 17. Baldwin-Westinghouse Electrics Piedmont & N. "Traction Freight", Revelation 18. CANADA SD40-2 "Rogers Pass Helpers", Rail Innovations 19. P42 Genesis "CARDINAL" R.V.Q. #78 20. Snow Plow Courtesy C&TS

Chapter 5 21. McCLOUD #18 "Steam on the Mountain", Robinson & Associates 22. N&W #1218 "18 Wheels of Steel", Hopewell 23. MILW #261 "Steamtown Winter", Goodheart 24. SD60 - UP "Donner Cab Ride" , Donner Rails 25. FP7 SOO R.V.Q. #42

Chapter 6 26. FPA4; RS-3 CVL "Rubber City Rails - 3" Rev. 27. GP9 Potomac Eagle John Rundle 28. NY City Subway - Triplex train R.V.Q. #21 29. FL-9 LIRR "L.I. Port Jefferson" RR Video Prod. 30. C-424 Morristown & Erie "E-L Legacy", Rev.

Chapter 7 31. C-425 NY&LE "E-L Legacy", Rev. 32. ALCO S-1 Hoosier Valley R.V.Q. #81 33 GP40-3 Rocky Mountaineer "Gold Leaf Dome", Rev. 34. AT&SF 3759 "3759 Final Run", Pentrex 35. C-38 3801 New South Wales, Australia "A Steam Train Passes", Australian Film Archive

Chapter 8 36. POLAND - EPO7 1010 Electric Mainline "Polish Prairies", Revelation 37. POLAND - Tkt 2-8-2 Tank - Suburban Passenger "Wolsztyn 100", Revelation 38. POLAND Narrow Gauge Railbus - same 39. W.P. SPERRY CAR "Working the Sperry Car", Chris Skow 40. JAPAN - Monorails. Monorail Society of Japan

Chapter 9 41. FRANCE "Atlantique" TGV - SNCF / Alstom 42. CHINA LEW Electric, Hegang Coal Railway "Iron Rooster Transition 2006", Revelation 43. SOUTH SHORE MU Electric RR Video Prod. 44. MEXICO RS11 "Mexico Trilogy - 2", Rev. 45. READING GF30 / 2102 Coll. Of Allen Keller

Chapter 10 46. C&O 614 "Phoenix Engine on B&O", Hopewell 47. SOUTH AFRICA 25C / 25NC 4-8-4s, VidRail "S.A.R. Class 25s Final Years 1989-2004" 48. Porter 0-4-0 Handy Dandy Ry R.V.Q. #80 49. BIG BOY U.P. historic film "Last of the Giants" 50. B.C. RAIL Budd Finale and Crew Retirement. "Twilight on the Rails" and other sources

TVD NOTE: This producer uses "Litescribe" media and therefore the "printed" side is susceptible to fine scratches and fingerprints. Because there are flyers included in some of these products, the flyer has a tendency to leave a few fine scratches on the surface. This will not affect the playability of the DVD.

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Runtime:2 Hours, 20 Mins ($0.15/min)
Producer:Revelation Video
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
Shrink Wrapped?:NO!
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC

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  • This producer uses "Litescribe" media and therefore the "printed" side is susceptible to fine scratches and fingerprints. Because there are flyers included in some of these products, the flyer has a tendency to leave a few fine scratches on the surface. This will not affect the playability of the DVD.
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  • This producer has been known to change the cover design, so the cover image you see here may differ from the actual product.
50 More Cab Rides DVD
Steamboy (Revere MA US) on 2018-06-21 11:44:40.

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  •  4 of 5

This sequel is really decent with interesting moments from other railroad video producers. which includes 261 in 1996 with a Lehigh & New England Steamboat Whistle by Goodheart Productions, Santa Fe 3579 on Cajon Pass by Video rails in 1955, and also some unique footages from other producers all around the world. However: the Cumbres & Toltec Snowplow segment in this sequel, this was shot in Early may 1997 From Rocky Mountain Snowplow by Greg Scholl & Les Jarrett. Overall, interesting program, great locomotives, decent footages, but the narration in this however, he sounds like he doesn't have any effort after a long day at the office.

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

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