Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Thekingin64 » Thu Dec 18, 2014 7:34 pm

That is correct. Raptor was the prototype wing coaster but there hasn't been a prototype launch from B&M.
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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Simba » Fri Dec 19, 2014 2:38 pm

I'd imagine this has been in development for quite sometime, and I would have thought B&M must have at least been confident in it to accept working for Holiday World on a Launched Wing Coaster.
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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Thekingin64 » Sat Dec 20, 2014 7:18 pm

True, It may have a lot of reliability issues though, just look at Air.
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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Thekingin64 » Tue Dec 23, 2014 3:35 pm

The first train has arrived!



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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Eclipse » Fri Dec 26, 2014 5:53 pm

That shade of blue on those trains looks lovely, and really does look good with the orange track in the background.
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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Thekingin64 » Mon Jan 19, 2015 7:19 pm

Looks like testing might begin soon.

Holiday world wrote:It was such a pretty day, these dummies thought we would take them out to launch. #Soon

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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Simba » Wed Jan 21, 2015 9:13 pm

It looks so weird not having the design for the lifthill catch on the Wing Coaster train.
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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Thekingin64 » Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:39 pm

Oh yeah, never noticed that before. Now you mention it, it does look quite weird and empty in that area.
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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Thekingin64 » Sun Mar 15, 2015 2:51 pm

This is seemingly now testing!

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Re: Thunderbird - Holiday World (B&M Launched Wing Coaster)

Postby Simba » Tue Mar 17, 2015 6:56 pm

That truly does look good, it has messed me up with recording and publically uploading CoasterTImes, but hey that coaster is beautiful and I bet it is majestic.
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