Monday, November 8, 2004 10:25 PM
anyone know anything about how this coaster operates?http://www.rcdb.com/installationgallery2924.htm?Picture=1
Monday, November 8, 2004 10:44 PM
That seems like a computer image... Its will be a Maurer-Sohne Spinning Coaster 3000 (others that are already built: Spinball Whizzer at AT, Dragons Fury at Chessington and the unique Winjas).
Monday, November 8, 2004 10:53 PM
yeah, that does SEEM to be computer animated with an amazing realistic quality to it, lol, whats with the tunnel..thing?
one sided soldier
Tuesday, November 9, 2004 12:28 AM
If I am correct, the tunnel thing represents how far the car can come out from the track to plan for clearance issues.
Yeah, pixar sure got a run for their money..
Tuesday, November 9, 2004 9:28 AM
Hum , I think it would be fun to have a tunnel like that over a wild mouse coasters. I kinda wished it were the final design.
Tuesday, November 9, 2004 10:21 AM
I think that is just a general rendering of the layout. I remember seeing some of their work look like that at IAAPA this previous year.
Tuesday, November 9, 2004 11:46 AM
The "tunnel" is a virtual visualisation of the clearance of the cars. It incorporates passengers heads and possible stretched out arms in a 360° graph.
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 10:12 PM
do the riders control the spin on this type of ride?
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 10:30 PM
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 10:35 PM
Is it programmed? or random?
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 11:01 PM
The spinnyness depends on how fat you are. ;-)