Are there any new prototypes in development?

Wednesday, August 24, 2005 9:14 PM
I was just wondering considering since i looked up at the vekoma thing on the rollback, i know this was a few years ago. I saw that they were working on a tilting platform coaster, or somthing like that. I also heard like maybe one or two were built, from something i read somewhere. I was just wondering are there, any other prototypes that will maybe make a debut soon?

I really like the Intamin ball coaster and it seems close to coming through. Have any other companies such as S&S still coming through with more ideas? I know they are working hard with Arrow developers to put the 4-D back on the map, but how close is that? Also they have the Screaming Squirell which seems very small right now, with it being out there. Doesnt a park have one, if im not mistaken? I just think that it would be cool to see some new ones again? The 90s brought us a ton, what can we get now?

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Wednesday, August 24, 2005 10:45 PM
Vekoma Tilt coaster: http://rcdb.com/id1357.htm

Screamin' Squirrel: http://rcdb.com/id2942.htm

I liked the Deja Vu prototypes. ;)

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Wednesday, August 24, 2005 10:47 PM
yes
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Wednesday, August 24, 2005 11:00 PM
New prototypes? Why?

Try a new GG coaster and you'll be asking the same question.

-'Playa

*** Edited 8/25/2005 3:52:43 AM UTC by CoastaPlaya***

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Wednesday, August 24, 2005 11:33 PM
Prototype this! Build a woodie.

Less cost, More fun!

Chuck, who would take the dells coasters over all 16 at the point. *** Edited 8/25/2005 6:32:36 AM UTC by Charles Nungester***

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Thursday, August 25, 2005 12:32 AM
Less coat? Must be talkin' about Hades...LOL!
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Thursday, August 25, 2005 12:46 AM
I agree with some new wood, other than the voyage and the GrAdv one, i still would love to see one at the point. I couldnt agree more, in that department, wood is a dying breed, but what else can be done with that as well as steel?
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Thursday, August 25, 2005 1:55 AM
http://www.unicoaster.com/

http://www.coasterbuzz.com/2005-220-838376.htm

Orlando area news is reporting it'll be opening at old Town, Kissimmee, *by* Summer '06. Old Town's website says nothing about it (no surprise there, LOL), nor does rcdb....yet! ;)

Although I guess this is a bit past the "development" stage...seeing it on TV was *sweet*... :)

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