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Impulse

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roller coaster
Impulse
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Knoebels Amusement Park
Location Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Status Operating since April 25, 2015
Statistics
Manufacturer Zierer
Type Steel
Riders per train 8
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height98 feet
Inversions4
Steepest drop90°
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Impulse is a steel roller coaster located at Knoebels Amusement Park in Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA.

History[edit]

The first pieces of track for Impulse arrived in January 2015.[1]

The ride opened on April 25, 2015.

Design[edit]

Elements

Layout[edit]

First you take a turn out of the station and go up a 90 degree lift hill then plunge down a 90 degree drop. Then you go through a loop and fly into a cobra roll. Then take an overbanked turned into a helix that raps around the lift area. After that you fly through a twist that goes straight through the loop. Finally you fly into a helix and then slide into the brakes.

Trains[edit]

3 cars. Riders are arranged 4 across in 2 rows for a total of 8 riders per car.

References[edit]

  1. Knoebels Twitter post