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Old 05-24-2009, 07:28 AM   #1
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Rip, Ride, Rockit!

Found a great video showing them placing the last piece of track on! Shows a good overview of the coaster.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJ0IuWA33oU

Can't wait!

EDIT: Just realised, it's my 500th post!
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Old 05-24-2009, 08:00 AM   #2
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Yeah...I've seen that before...should be a great ride!
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Old 05-24-2009, 08:19 AM   #3
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Is that a loop? Why did I think this coaster didnt go upside down?
I can't wait for this one either!
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Old 05-24-2009, 08:20 AM   #4
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Is that a loop? Why did I think this coaster didnt go upside down?
I can't wait for this one either!
Yes...it's a loop but it doesn't go upside down. The track turns outwards so you're going over the loop not through it.
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Old 05-25-2009, 07:43 AM   #5
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Yes...it's a loop but it doesn't go upside down. The track turns outwards so you're going over the loop not through it.

That is too flippin cool!!
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Old 05-25-2009, 11:08 PM   #6
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I got some pics today of one of the tests. It was from the first drop till the end, it was fast and really really quiet!!! Made me want to ride it when I come back for HHN



















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Old 05-26-2009, 01:04 AM   #7
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AWESOME PICS AKDAR! Thank you!
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Great pics Mike...thanks for posting!
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Old 05-26-2009, 06:28 AM   #9
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yeah i was there on the 24th ( sunday ) and there were people lined up just outside the stage area on the grass, wasn't sure why, but i think it was because i guess they were wanting some first looks of the test rides.

that thing gave me vertigo looking up at it. it loks freaky tbh
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yeah i was there on the 24th ( sunday ) and there were people lined up just outside the stage area on the grass, wasn't sure why, but i think it was because i guess they were wanting some first looks of the test rides.

that thing gave me vertigo looking up at it. it loks freaky tbh
They were lined up for entrance to TNA wrestling last night. No one knew about the random day tests they were doing, other than word of mouth once you got into Universal. But yeah, the lines by the stage were to get into Soundstage 21 for the wrestling show.

I'm sure after hearing about the upcoming tests, some were waiting to see that, but most for the TNA show.
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Thanks for the pictures! Now we need some more videos so we can judge the speed. It looked sooooooooooooooooooo slow in that other video.
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AWESOME pics, Akdar!!!
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Oh my goodness, I'm excited about this ride. Thanks for posting the great pictures.
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Thanks for the pictures! Now we need some more videos so we can judge the speed. It looked sooooooooooooooooooo slow in that other video.
It was fast when I took the shots, standing right under it there in NY, it was pretty neat. I think they were testing the breaking system in the video. That's what the one security guy told me.

My first picture shows the car hanging there, it was like that for a while, just stopped at the top , not moving!

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