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Postby Canobie Fan » Fri Jan 20, 2006 12:47 pm

Somewhere it was posted that they wanted to make an old-school wood one.

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Postby RCoasterny » Fri Jan 20, 2006 1:20 pm

The flying turns is going to be the old-school one, orginally developed by Norman Bartlett and John Miller in the 1930's. The only issue they are facing is the trains. They're talking to PTC about recreating them, since PTC was the company that built the trains. Here's a drawing of what Knoebel's is aiming for: ... 20_3.shtml


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Postby CoasterFanatic » Fri Jan 20, 2006 1:30 pm

If they are already teasing the new coaster than my guess is the all the train "hurdles" have been cleared.

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Postby memphish » Fri Jan 20, 2006 1:52 pm

I'm really interested to see the Flying turns. I had forgotten about it.
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Postby SharkTums » Fri Jan 20, 2006 1:57 pm

From what I heard from inside's confirmed. It will open for late this season.


Postby CoastinKatie » Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:03 pm

Looks like another year at PPP for me! I need another credit!!

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Postby Meteornotes » Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:11 pm

Kickass. One of the best parks ever gets even better...

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Postby coasterguy618 » Fri Jan 20, 2006 2:30 pm

Yay! I get another credit next year!

That's cool that they are bringing a classic coaster back to life.

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Postby robbalvey » Sat Jan 21, 2006 12:34 am

Have a look at the website! This is what I see:

There is also an update page with some new information about the ground breaking:


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Postby Wes » Sat Jan 21, 2006 12:35 am

DOG POUNDER??? :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao: :lmao:


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