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P. 362: Timber Wolf gets an 70° over banked turn in 2018!
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Postby PhishyBrewer » Wed Sep 21, 2005 8:46 am

Wow! They are really getting a head start. I figured the footers would be poured, but already putting up!

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Postby ECZenith » Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:12 pm

I really enjoyed Talon at Dorney Park, The Patriot, which is very similar will look great in that particular area of the park, love the red white and blue theming, despite the fact many people thinking the stripe looks tacky.
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Postby TDMAMBA » Fri Jan 13, 2006 9:11 pm

Well today they finally "CROWNED" Patriots. :cry: It's finally done ... ournal.cfm

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This ride looks a whole hell of alot betta than in the 3D animations.

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Postby Blazen_AZN » Fri Jan 13, 2006 9:30 pm

Steel erection is complete!

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Postby Curt » Fri Jan 13, 2006 11:52 pm

I hope it doesn't turn out as much of a disappointment as Silver Bullet. This element looks pretty cool.

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Postby Scaparri » Sat Jan 14, 2006 12:34 am

Yeah, I find it slightly humorous and sad, at the same time, that nobody seems to really care about this project. After years of rumors and hopes, it finally happens but nobody pays attention. Sure, it has some similarities to Talon, and B&M hasn't been building a great deal of stellar rides in the last year or two, but this thing still looks pretty solid. I hope it turns out to be a really good ride.

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Postby haux » Sat Jan 14, 2006 12:54 am

Patriot looks like it has a second set of magnetic brakes. B&M's starting to pick up on that idea.
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Postby TDMAMBA » Sat Jan 14, 2006 12:56 am

Some of these transitions looks tighter and more heavily banked than talon. It appears to be a more Intense version. That Inclined helix looks to good. The angle on that looks close to Mantis's Inclined Loop.

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Postby coasterguy618 » Sat Jan 14, 2006 9:26 am

Done? Already!

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Postby Joe Cool » Sat Jan 14, 2006 10:24 am

You beat me to it I was going to post about this oh well haha! I'll be there when it opens. Looks not to bad.


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