[VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Wed Oct 03, 2018 10:53 am

[UPDATE] : New images, due the modifications :

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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:08 am

The backwards tilted coach is nearly the same as the lift-hill angle. ;)

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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:15 am

Complete train incl mods is back on the track.

Clearance profile is on the track (yellow)


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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Fri Oct 12, 2018 10:18 am

Better images (12-10-2018) : Seems they work on the coaches and chassispart

Free Clearance :

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Empty chassis :

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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Thu Oct 18, 2018 10:38 am

New images (18-10-2018) :

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Found an interresting Disney Patent :

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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:07 am

New images (23-10-2018) no changes, but some pictures have a better view and different angle.

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PS : The trackpiece with the "Turbo Föhn"(FLY) is not longer on the Vekoma ground.

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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

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Trackpieces spotted @ EPCOT :


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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby Mike240SX » Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:45 pm

Interesting that it's Disney filing for the patent and not Vekoma.
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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby ytterbiumanalyst » Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:12 pm

Doesn't Imagineering usually do the design and Vekoma just manufactures the track? I think I remember hearing that with 7DMT.
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Re: [VEKOMA] Something is being built @ Vekoma Vlodrop

Postby MrRC » Sat Nov 03, 2018 6:08 pm

Thats possible and Vekoma does the testing for the Imagineers.

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