Euclid Beach Park's Flying Scooter ride for sale

Tuesday, June 28, 2005 9:29 AM
Thought this was interesting while searching Ebay: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=6410163275&rd=1&sspagename=STRK%3AMEWA%3AIT&rd=1

This has got to be one of the first Flying Scooters, EBP purchased this in 1937 I believe...

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:35 AM
Looks like it's time for me to cash in that 401k!
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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:38 AM
That was some of the most annoying descriptive text I've ever read. Ebay really seems to breed writing like that.

But interesting anyway and I hope it is sold intact and not broken up.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:40 AM
I just saw that linked from another site. Too bad I don't have the room. :-P

-Tina

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:44 AM
This guy would probably have more luck if he listed it on that used rides site [can't remember the URL].
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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:54 AM
I forwarded the link to Camden Park. Worth a try at least. ;-)

-Tina

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:59 AM
You mean THIS one Moosh?
http://www.italintl.com/

Not that I ever check out what's available, mind you... ;)

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 11:01 AM
I hope that this is sold intact. It would be a shame to loose another set of flyers. Like Tina, i'm going to forward the link to a few parks. It is worth a shot. Hopefully they can comeback to the northeast Ohio. ;-)
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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 11:03 AM
Yes...thanks, Gator ;)

Anyone here an Ebay user? Perhaps you can email the seller the link Gator supplied.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 11:07 AM
I sent the seller that link.

I am headed towards Virginia in a couple weeks... I wonder what he would take for the whole ride. *** Edited 6/28/2005 3:08:59 PM UTC by DragonRider***

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 12:12 PM
Hmmmm, maybe kings island could make a lot of people happy again.
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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 12:50 PM
Or if Holiday World wanted a bigger flying scooter....hmmm......Paula...are you guys seeing this?!!?!
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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 1:33 PM
Since it came from Old Indiana, I doubt it's in perfect mechanical shape.

He has a kiddie Rocket Ships Ride as well

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 1:52 PM
Hell, Even knoebels could use some replacement tubs and parts.

The tubs look good at least the five or six you can see.

Forward this to all the small parks, There may be some just looking for parts.

Tina, If Camden buys it, Im moving in with ya :)

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 2:30 PM
LOL! I doubt they will, but I am sure SOME small park will take advantage of this. They would be crazy not to.

-Tina

*** Edited 6/28/2005 6:30:46 PM UTC by coasterqueenTRN***

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 2:46 PM
Ryan (the seller) sent me this:

"If you know anyone interested I am willing to sell the complete ride. I only have a few weeks to move these items. Thanks for the advice. "

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 3:30 PM
Well that all depends on what he's asking for the complete ride. I agree that it would be a shame to break it up.
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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 10:55 PM
Hmmm....zero bets. Then again there are 5 days left. :-) This will be fun to watch.

-Tina

*** Edited 6/29/2005 2:56:03 AM UTC by coasterqueenTRN***

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Tuesday, June 28, 2005 11:35 PM
I think Williams Grove needs these! Although even I wouldn't ride them there, well maybe the first season I would.

They would be perfect at Bushkill Park too!

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Wednesday, June 29, 2005 1:31 AM
Flying Scooters....Bushkill....ironic? ;)
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