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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby A.J. » Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:27 pm

Took a spin on Mine Blower this afternoon. It's still like it was in July - super-fun airtime, headache-inducing roughness at bottoms of hills and turns. It's a shame, really, that layout is nothing short of masterful.
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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby Rollercoaster Rider » Mon Mar 26, 2018 5:25 am

Is Mine Blower on the Fun Spot Souvenir Cup?
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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby Dombot » Mon Mar 26, 2018 5:28 am

A.J. wrote:Took a spin on Mine Blower this afternoon. It's still like it was in July - super-fun airtime, headache-inducing roughness at bottoms of hills and turns. It's a shame, really, that layout is nothing short of masterful.

I have said it before, I'll say it now, and I'll say it forever- Mine Blower is not that rough of a ride. Would I call it smooth? Not by a long shot. But it's not as bad as, say, Gwazi.
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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby Rollercoaster Rider » Mon Mar 26, 2018 5:57 am

Dombot wrote:
A.J. wrote:Took a spin on Mine Blower this afternoon. It's still like it was in July - super-fun airtime, headache-inducing roughness at bottoms of hills and turns. It's a shame, really, that layout is nothing short of masterful.

I have said it before, I'll say it now, and I'll say it forever- Mine Blower is not that rough of a ride. Would I call it smooth? Not by a long shot. But it's not as bad as, say, Gwazi.



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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby CaptainUnknown » Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:21 am

Rollercoaster Rider wrote:Is Mine Blower on the Fun Spot Souvenir Cup?


Yes.
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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby Rollercoaster Rider » Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:35 am

CaptainUnknown wrote:
Rollercoaster Rider wrote:Is Mine Blower on the Fun Spot Souvenir Cup?


Yes.



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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby DBru » Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:44 am

Dombot wrote:
A.J. wrote:Took a spin on Mine Blower this afternoon. It's still like it was in July - super-fun airtime, headache-inducing roughness at bottoms of hills and turns. It's a shame, really, that layout is nothing short of masterful.

I have said it before, I'll say it now, and I'll say it forever- Mine Blower is not that rough of a ride. Would I call it smooth? Not by a long shot. But it's not as bad as, say, Gwazi.


In your opinion. In our opinion, it's quite rough and headache-inducing (but still really fun). And Gwazi is known as being one of the roughest coasters to exist..so pretty unfair argument. :lol:

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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby A.J. » Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:10 am

Dombot wrote:I have said it before, I'll say it now, and I'll say it forever- Mine Blower is not that rough of a ride. Would I call it smooth? Not by a long shot. But it's not as bad as, say, Gwazi.

I think that it's still pretty good overall! But given the choice between it and White Lightning, I would take White Lightning more often. If those bottoms (EDIT: VALLEYS!!! I can't believe I forgot that term!) were smoothed out it would be much better.
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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby Canobie Coaster » Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:27 am

If the valleys and turns were somehow smoothed out, this would go from a strong 9/10 to a 10/10 in my book. As long as they don't let it get any rougher, it's a reridable (for me) and intense little coaster.
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Re: Fun Spot America Discussion Thread

Postby coasterbill » Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:32 am

I absolutely adore Mine Blower but it definitely gets mixed reviews. I personally never experienced any roughness though, just an awesome, insane and totally comfortable ride.

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