Dragon's Fury Complete at ChessingtonChessington World of Adventures: The track has been laid at Chessington for the new Maure Sohne spinning coaster, including the long-awaited first drop.
From Feanaro HelyanweThe track has been laid at Chessington for the new Maure Sohne spinning coaster, including the long-awaited first drop. It looks like the constructors have saved the best till last - like the Pepsi Max Big One, the turning drop is so steep the angled descent gives the illusion it's almost vertical.
Posted January 18, 2004 at 2:11 PM
See www.cwoaguide.com for more details and some superb photos.
Let's just settle one thing - Chris Bailey (the website author) calls the element after the drop an Immelman turn, but I'm sure that can't be right - I'd rather call it an overbanked turn, or, to be fancy, an alternative top hat. There's a similar turn on Spinball Whizzer at Alton Towers.
Immelmans keep the train going in roughly the same directios and involves a double inversion, right?
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From Neil PreeceYeah , its been open for a month now , not a big deal really as it can only manage 497 people an hour and its the same design as spinball whizzer and its Q is usually 2 hrs
Posted March 23, 2006 at 12:25 AM
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