Modern Marvels

Season 10 Episode 57

Extreme Trucks

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Nov 12, 2003 on The History Channel
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Extreme Trucks
Hop into the cab for the ride of your life as we examine extreme trucks, including: a jet truck that can travel 300 mph; the Baltimore Technical Assistance Response Unit's mobile command truck; a garbage truck with an articulated arm; a concrete pumper truck with telescoping boom and pumping mechanism; and a 4-wheel-drive truck that can convert from mower to street sweeper to backhoe to snow blower in mere minutes. Learn how SWAT, bomb squad, HAZMAT, and crime scene specialty trucks are built.moreless
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    • Executive Producer: Don Cambou
      Writer: Luke Ellis
      Producer: Luke Ellis
      Line Producer: Paul Dzilvelis
      Editor: Pamela Malouf
      Narrator: Max Raphael
      Music: Alan Ett Music Group
      Producer: Bruce Nash
      Creator: Bruce Nash
      Production Manager: Shelia Collins
      Post Producer: Lauren Levine
      Clearance Supervisor: Katie Del Core
      Director of Research: Anthony Lacques
      Post Production Manager: Gary reid
      Production Auditor: Dani Eslin
      Assistant Accountant: Sheridan Liu
      Assistant Accountant: Dennis Luciani
      Clearance Coordinator: Susan Wichmann
      Coordinator: Rosalyn McVay
      Assistant Editor: Taylor Greathead
      Post Coordinator: Laura Steinhoff
      Post Assistant: Alexander Rubinow
      Voice over Coordinator: Melanie Pipes
      Camera: Brandon Green
      Camera: Peter Krajewski
      Camera: Eric Nulsen
      Field Audio: Dave Berliner
      Online Editor: Doug Nolan
      Sound Mixer: Paul Ray
      Animation: Doug Whitney

      Special Thanks:
      Aerospace America Air Show, Oklahoma City
      Arfons Family
      Baltimore Police Department
      Police Commissioner Kevin P. Clark
      DaimlerChrysler AG
      Freightliner LLV
      Freightliner of Utah
      Iconographix Books
      Mount Vernon Air Show
      Mayor Martin O'Malley
      Oshkosh Truck Corp.
      Point-Five Video Productions
      Joe Sallmen
      Shockley Family
      Chip Tatroe
      Greg Vickers

      Executive Produer: Beth Dietrich-Segarra
      Produced by Actuality Productions, INC


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