Originally Posted by ford91exploder
Part of the problem is Spectromagic is controlled by PLC's on a wireless link and the PLC's used are ANCIENT and no longer available commercially, I think the real reason it was pulled was Disney ran out of spare PLC modules, To do the parade again would involve a fairly extensive software development project. This is ENTIRELY SPECULATION on my part. (except the bit about PLC's)
Makes sense tho, I just read that's why they took the parades out of DHS. Some wireless technology problem. So hopefully with all the money Disney has, they can figure out a solution to the problem and restore the parades that so many people love!