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by fantoman
Thu Sep 05, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Chessington World of Adventures Resort
Topic: Forbidden Kingdom Drop Tower - New for 2021
Replies: 8
Views: 1162

Re: Forbidden Kingdom Drop Tower - New for 2021

 The shape of the gondola on the plans makes it look like a Zamperla Sky Tower , which fits with the overall height of the ride being 25m.  I counted the seats from the plan - 16, which could indicate their Z-max or Z-force models, as the sky tower and flash tower only seat 12! just an observation,...
by fantoman
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort History
Topic: Thunder Looper
Replies: 56
Views: 23885

Do you think Thunder looper would still be here if they had enclosed the track aka Walibi Belgium

I've wondered a few times whether thunder looper would have lasted longer or indeed still be with us today had they enclosed the coaster in the same way as Psyke underground/Turbine at Walibi Belgium! I know the main reason for removal was because of A, noise and B, they couldn't have any structur t...
by fantoman
Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetup Archive
Topic: [email protected] - 6th May 2017 - Discussion
Replies: 48
Views: 9725

Re: [email protected] 6th of May 2017 - General Discussion

Really interested in this event! Not been to a TT event - so won't know anyone! 2 things - are people staying in the AT hotel the night of the event and the night before? Also I don't drive so would be coming from London as far as I can (Stoke-on-trent?) - how likely would it be to be able to get a ...
by fantoman
Sun Jun 12, 2016 10:13 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - The Future
Replies: 1918
Views: 171745

Re: Thorpe Park - The Future

In the revamp of loggers it would be good if they re-instated the tunnel section, and also extend the course and add a third drop (perhaps a reverse drop) Also Id demolish most of Rumba rapids and start again using the remaining infrastructure and build a new rapids ride, with drops... similar to ri...