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Postby cgodsey » Fri Jan 13, 2006 9:24 am

I think that club (jeff hates you club) is pretty large Robb. Welcome brother!

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Voyage Holiday World's New Coaster

Postby BLSTKRDR » Fri Jan 20, 2006 6:19 am

This might have been mention already but holiday worlds new coaster the voyage is going to break a few records :
8 "underground moments"
24.2 seconds of weightlessness :airtime:

Also it has a 154' drop a 107' drop and a 100' drop. So what does every one think about holiday world expanding and getting bigger?

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Postby Erik Johnson » Fri Jan 20, 2006 6:50 am

Its my 2nd most anticipated new coaster of the year. I am looking foward to riding it in June. By the way, welcome to the boards.

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Postby jarmor » Fri Jan 20, 2006 7:36 am

This may be just a rumor but I heard its gonna have 3 thats right count em' 3 90 degree banked turns!
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Postby BLSTKRDR » Fri Jan 20, 2006 7:50 am

Thanks for the welcome. I've just learned about it and it really surprised me that holiday world is getting a coaster of this size. It seems like holiday world is starting to become a bigger theme park.
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Postby DATman » Fri Jan 20, 2006 9:52 am

Welcome to TPR!

Next time though, use the search feature fisrt. That way, you can bump up old threads about the Voyage, instead of creating new ones.

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Postby robbalvey » Fri Jan 20, 2006 10:50 am

Ok, so I have gone ahead and merged several Voyage construction and update threads, so if you have new information or want to discuss the ride, especially now that it's opening is only a few months away, post it here!

I'll start with some new photos that appeared on the Holiday World Blogthis week:
Looking up the lift hill!
A look at the ride as of last Thursday.
Here was a photo taken just two days ago and what it will look like going down the first drop!
Another shot looking backwards from the top!

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Postby memphish » Fri Jan 20, 2006 12:33 pm

Those lift shots are the tits. I can't wait for May!
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Postby Hattuchili » Fri Jan 20, 2006 5:12 pm

Hmm, it looks like I found another credit for this year! :)

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Postby Dailey Enterprizes » Mon Jan 23, 2006 7:09 am

I just watched the video and it looks Hadesish! Actualy, I did point out some slow points to the coaster which is no surprise to me, but I would prefer a shorter track circuit like the Raven's in which it gives you no time to see whats happening. Im not saying Voyage is going to suck, but its gonna lack that uniqueness I like. Yes, I know im picky...


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