Thunderbird at Holiday World

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Re: Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by CptBeeble » Sun Aug 03, 2014 10:39 am

Better: Instead of launching into an Immelman, launch into a long uphill track that ends at a second station near the park entrance. Stop and allow folks to get off the train if they wish (and those seats refilled by a single-rider style queue). Then run the coaster back down into valley from there into the main station in Thanksgiving.

THEN, grab some popcorn and watch everyone on RRC argue whether or not you can count the full credit if you didn't ride the uphill portion and/or whether you can count two separate credits for the two parts, since there are two stations.

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Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by Paul Drabek » Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:50 am

Lol. All RRC seems to do anymore is argue
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Re: Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by Spencerman » Tue Aug 05, 2014 11:14 am

What is RRC?

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Re: Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by bratman » Wed Aug 06, 2014 5:39 pm

RRC is rec.roller-coaster , a Usenet group dedicated to roller coasters.

Usenet (or bulletin boards as we called them when I was younger), are what the Internet was before the World Wide Web was created.

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Re: Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by CptBeeble » Wed Aug 06, 2014 7:30 pm

You can get there through Google - https://groups.google.com/forum/m/#!for ... er-coaster

There are some actual good conversations there if you look hard enough.

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Re: Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by Spencerman » Wed Aug 06, 2014 7:55 pm

Okay. Thank you.

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Re: Thunderbird at Holiday World

Post by Sora » Sun Oct 12, 2014 3:48 am

All I can really say is, B&M had better deliver, because they've got one heck of a lineup to equal, never mind beat. Wild Eagle was fun, but hardly worth $22 million, and the entire ride had a feeling of "been there, done that" about it. Then again, if the crowds are being drawn to Thunderbird then there's more rides on Voyage for me! :lol:

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