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Review of Vignettes of the Burlington Northern Volume 2 DVD

Vignettes of the BURLINGTON NORTHERN -Volume 2 recounts the final six years of the BN before its inclusion into BNSF. It is seen from 1990 to July 1996 at five major locations around the system...in the Chicago area at Highlands and LaGrange...at Birmingham, MO, near Kansas City...along the old Great Northern in the Minot, ND area...in the Sand Hills of Nebraska in the Alliance vicinity... and along the former CB&Q at Ottumwa and Mt Pleasant, Iowa. Motive power ranges from E-units to Wide-nose SD70's, and many scenes feature the cars of the train...a popular feature with modelers and freight car fans! Amtrak trains are also seen, along with pool power from numerous roads. And, if you are a horn aficianado, this program has an (inadvertent) collection of really unusual sounding horns! So join us as we recall the last six years of the 'Mean Green Machine', and enjoy Freight, Intermodal, and Coal trains in Vignettes of the Burlington Northern - Volume 2.

Overall rating for this DVD? 5 Star Excellent
4 Star Very Good
3 Star Good
2 Star Fair
1 Star Poor

The rest is optional but appreciated.

In your opinion, how was the narration level? There was no narration.
Just enough.
Could have used more.
A little too much.
Way too much.
Narration can be turned off.

Aside from the content of the DVD, how would you rate the image quality (sharpness, camera steadiness, etc)? Poor.
A little rough around the edges.
Good.
Excellent!

How would you rate the VALUE of this video? Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Seemed a little high, but not too bad.
Fair.
Good value.
Excellent value!

Last question. Would you recommend this DVD to others? Definitely not!
Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.
Yes
Definitely.
A "Must Have"!

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