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Re: Silver Dollar City (SDC) Discussion Thread

Postby ytterbiumanalyst » Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:34 pm

Believe it or not, the drop is only 65°. Certainly feels a lot steeper than that. It has mad airtime on that drop in the back.
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Postby Philrad71 » Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:47 pm

^ Totally agree, Andrew.

To be honest, the first drop reminded me a little of Magnum's...

Great lift hill view, a nice whip over the hill in the back and just good fun after that.

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Re: Silver Dollar City (SDC) Discussion Thread

Postby LiftThrill » Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:27 pm

Seeing the surrounding area really increases the sensation of height. Wildfire is seriously of my favorite B&M loopers (#1 is still Raptor).

I'd probably rank my top 3 something like this
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2. Wildfire
3. Thunderbird
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Re: Silver Dollar City (SDC) Discussion Thread

Postby A.J. » Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:31 pm

Canobie Coaster wrote:
ytterbiumanalyst wrote:^ You didn't dislike it, and that's the point. I'm sure you would agree it's the best floorless that has a floor.

It's also the worst floorless with a floor. :lol:

Honestly, I wish that B&M would make another sit-down coaster with those open trains. They look so nice!
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Re: Silver Dollar City (SDC) Discussion Thread

Postby sdcfan88 » Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:17 pm

It's been quite an interesting year at SDC! On top of them getting a $26 million dollar Mack Coaster they also got a new steam train engine brought into service! This is exciting news for all you theme park train enthusiasts! :)

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