Saturday, June 1, 2002 10:19 PM
on the rear and front spikes of Wicked Twister, is there a holding break, or do the twists restrict that?
Saturday, June 1, 2002 10:20 PM
No holding brakes on this ride.
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Saturday, June 1, 2002 10:22 PM
Hmmmmm......it would be cool if there was.......probably has lots of airtime, airtime rocks.
Saturday, June 1, 2002 10:34 PM
It's been stated numerous times by several folks that other impulse coasters can keep their holding brakes. I for one totally agree with that line of thought. I liked S:UE at SFWOA but actually I found the holding brake to be a bit on the painfull side. It was neat no doubt about it but just not no where as thrilling as being pulled up that backwards spiral.
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Sunday, June 2, 2002 4:42 AM
No, I rode WT a week ago, and I don't think WT would be as good with a holding brake. Amazing ride however, its like nothing you can imagine.
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Sunday, June 2, 2002 5:37 AM
WT with a holding break would just be weird. The ride is awesome the way it is, and I think a holding break wouldn't make it quite as good.
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Sunday, June 2, 2002 6:34 AM
Where can u get pictures of the Wicked Twister. It sounds kool.
Sunday, June 2, 2002 7:15 AM
head over to www.guidetothepoint.com... It's CoasterBuzz's sister site. They have pics of everything Cedar Point.
I like that WT doesnt have a holding brake, and Superman over @ SFWOA does. Its a short distance and two totally different rides. Fun for all on both.
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Sunday, June 2, 2002 7:46 AM
How about if it had both. It would do a full twist and then go straight, and thats where the holding brake would be.
Sunday, June 2, 2002 8:39 AM
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Sunday, June 2, 2002 10:11 AM
I think it would have been cool to add a straight piece of track right above the rear twist, so that a holding break could have been added. Looking down at the ground and at the twisted train would be very cool. However, I love it just the way it is and am not disappointed in it's ride performance whatsoever!
Wednesday, June 5, 2002 7:28 PM
I love the way your looking straight down at the beach from even the back seat. Cool improvement to S:UE
Wednesday, June 5, 2002 9:12 PM
If you want to see some pics of WT you can go over to the **gasp** official website! :) www.cedarpoint.com loads up several different pictures on the homepage.
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