CP Rail Invasion of the UP in 1999

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funnelfan

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Back in 1999, CP Rail SD40-2's were leading most trains on UP's Spokane Sub in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. Traffic was quickly increasing , but the jointed rail was beat to death and the ride anything but smooth.

 
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April

Reality escapee
Reminds me of the CSXT invasion on the UP in 1989-90. Four-axle motors were thick here in the midwest.

April
 
Mmm, I like. But you should have expected that...I love watching those units bounce in the very first clip.
One thing I'd suggest, however, is to keep the text still when the camera and train are bouncing around! At best it's distracting and at worst it probably disagrees with those who have motion sickness!
 




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