Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby Kumali » Wed Aug 28, 2013 9:41 pm

Yea, that does look a lot more purple.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby NightCoaster » Thu Aug 29, 2013 9:15 am

The first section of track has been fitted to Banshee's transfer section.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby Simba » Thu Aug 29, 2013 2:56 pm

It's very nice to see some track work starting to happen on at Kings Island, that shade of purple and shade of blue does work really nice together.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby TheAustralianViper » Sun Sep 01, 2013 8:51 pm

More track has arrived at Kings Island!
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby Simba » Thu Sep 05, 2013 4:24 pm

More vertical construction has taken place on Banshee, the turn around onto the lifthill is now up along with the station track and part of the breakrun.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby Thekingin64 » Thu Sep 05, 2013 6:58 pm

Aerial photo from the Kings Island Webcam.

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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby TheAustralianViper » Fri Sep 06, 2013 10:35 pm

Now this is seriously looking outstanding, I really do think this could be my new favourite coaster when I vist Kings Island next year. The videos look like the heartline roll and downward helix are taken at good speed, so should be very forceful, with some airtime on the final right turn back into the breakrun.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby Thekingin64 » Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:34 pm

Not fully related but out of respect, the flags at the front of Kings Island have been at half mast today. (due to 9/11 12 years ago today)

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I think that is a great thing that Kings Island have done there and is especially good considering the park was closed completely today with no-one around to see it.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby Simba » Fri Sep 13, 2013 8:24 pm

The supports for the lifthill are begin to go up.
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Re: Banshee - Kings Island (B&M Inverted)

Postby TheAustralianViper » Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:35 pm

That does look very nice indeed, I can easily picture the lifthill track in my head already. Also nice to see the first of the bigger supports going in now.
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