Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

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Postby Tanks4me05 » Sat Apr 21, 2012 2:11 pm

^IIRC, it does not. The winged seats are actually above the station floor on either side.

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Postby oriolat » Sat Apr 21, 2012 3:21 pm

willh51 wrote:That train looks so awesome! I assume the station has a moving floor, like for the B&M floorless coasters?


I don't think so. Intamin never uses moving floors on any coasters, not even impulse models. A similar coaster, Baco, also doesn't feature retractable floor and works perfectly well.

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Postby Guy T. Koepp » Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:25 pm

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Postby Milo1188 » Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:26 pm

Was in the park today for an event and they were working on the pull through all day. Last I saw they let the train roll down from the middle of the really over banked turn near the first drop around 2:30. It started raining around 5:00, not sure how far they got before it hit. It's really hard to see the big chunk of the ride from anywhere in the park, but what you can see looks awesome.

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Postby coasterlover420 » Sat Apr 21, 2012 9:56 pm

I think they should leave the train bare just like that :p
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Postby Cole » Sun Apr 22, 2012 11:47 am

Close up of the Skyrush trains thanks to Hershey Park's facebook page.

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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby UrbanLegend » Sun Apr 22, 2012 12:11 pm

WHY CAN'T THEY TAKE THAT PADDING OFF??? :P
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Postby Moose » Sun Apr 22, 2012 12:30 pm

Why would try risk damaging the train?

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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby Rollercoaster Rider » Sun Apr 22, 2012 12:33 pm

Does anyone have pics of the new Superdooperlooper trains?
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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby Fooz » Sun Apr 22, 2012 12:39 pm

These trains look incredible, and the skyrush area is looking better than ever with springtime rolling around and the path paved. I can't wait!

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