Minimum height to ride: 54 inches
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This vertical lift coaster drops riders at a 97-degree angle, after an initial 90-degree, 121-foot lift. The Ingenieur Büro Stengel coaster also features a Norwegian Loop, Cobra Roll and Double Corkscrew with a top speed of 58 mph.
Apart from the capacity issue (12 riders per train), this is really a very good coaster. Fahrenheit was my first experience with a vertical lift and I found the lift somewhat unnerving but after a few re-rides wasn't cringing as much. I can't say that going straight up is comfortable but then it wasn't designed to be. The initial drop is exhilarating and the other elements flow nicely. And while the ride is indeed short, it's short and sweet.