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Launch of the Acela Express DVD

Launch of the Acela Express DVD Railroad Video Productions RVP174D
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The Launch of the Acela Express SM features an exclusive look at the launch of American's first high-speed train. Explore the various features of the train set; visit the Bombardier Facility in Barre, Vermont where the coaches are assembled; explore the Ivy City Maintenance Facility in Washington, D.C., where the Acela Express trainset is maintained; visit Amtrak's state of the art training facility in Wilmington, DE featuring an Acela Express Train Simulator and more! 1 Hour - Full Color, Sound & Narration

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DVD Item#:RVP174D
Runtime:1 Hour, 00 Mins ($0.45/min)
Producer:Railroad Video Productions
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
Shrink Wrapped?:Yes
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC
Launch of the Acela Express DVD
rrvideojunkie (usa) on 2014-07-02 19:33:29.

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I bought this video thinking I would get a great program about this high speed train. Instead I got a program which does explain the trains features but I thought it could have been better. I was hoping for alot of trackside scenes but only saw a brief smattering of action. I hope someone makes a dedicated video of this train with lots of trackside scenes and a complete cab ride from DC to Boston. For such a dynamic train, there is very little video coverage of the train.

Additional remarks by rrvideojunkie:
Narration: Just enough.
Would kids enjoy this? Maybe.
Image quality: Good.
DVD Value: Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Recommend to others? Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.

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