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by CptBeeble
Fri Jun 28, 2013 5:26 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Kentucky Kingdom is a Go!!!
Replies: 58
Views: 19777

Re: Kentucky Kingdom is a Go!!!

I'm with you on the "believe it when you see it" - however, I plan to make one of my vacation weeks reserved for them, just in case.
If they don't open, I can always do KI or Holiday World instead.
by CptBeeble
Fri Jun 28, 2013 10:46 am
Forum: What's New
Topic: Kentucky Kingdom is a Go!!!
Replies: 58
Views: 19777

Re: Kentucky Kingdom is a Go!!!

$7mil could get you a right nice little steelie if you go with the right manufacturer. It would likely be a production model rather than a custom job for that price, but by going with a "catalog coaster" you get more for your money, even if it's not unique in your park. Wooden Warrior is proof that ...
by CptBeeble
Fri Jun 28, 2013 10:38 am
Forum: What's New
Topic: Sweet Outlaw Run POV
Replies: 36
Views: 9478

Re: Sweet Outlaw Run POV

Thanks for the welcome. If I can make it in November, that would be sweet... my job gets CRAZY the last two months of the year because of the holidaze, though. Will depend on lots of things. I posted to my facebook about finding this board. Maybe we can get a few more folks in here and posting. More...
by CptBeeble
Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:58 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Sweet Outlaw Run POV
Replies: 36
Views: 9478

Re: Sweet Outlaw Run POV

Do you know if Coaster Christmas (or any other late-season event) is happening there this year?
I was thinking about heading up there for the long Labor Day weekend, but the crowds will be crazy-big, I'm sure.
Would much rather spend the money and get some ERT in addition to seeing the park.
by CptBeeble
Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:45 pm
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Worst Coaster Ever?
Replies: 50
Views: 10506

Re: Worst Coaster Ever?

SOB for sure. I rode once (with loop) and I had to hold my head between my arms to keep my brain from rattling around in my skull. Literally. If I could've gotten off at the midcourse, I would have. At that point, riding the loop wasn't even that appealing compared to getting off the ride. The loop ...