Cú Chulainn

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Cú Chulainn
Cu Chulainn (Tayto Park) 2016 01.jpg
Tayto Park
Location Ashbourne, Meath, Ireland
Status Operating since June 6, 2015
Cost €8,500,000
Statistics
Builder Gravitykraft Corporation
Designer / calculations The Gravity Group, LLC
Type Wooden
Riders per train 24
Hourly capacity 700
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 32 metres
Drop 32.2 metres
Top speed 90.1 km/h
Length 1094.2 metres
Inversions 0
Angle 65°
Duration 2:45
Bank angle: 115°
Airtime points: 19
Serial number: 017-01-14 - HELP

Cú Chulainn is a wooden roller coaster located at Tayto Park in Ashbourne, Meath, Ireland.

Etimology

Based on the Irish mythological hero Cú Chulainn.

Design

Every report from opening day lists it as the longest wooden coaster with an inversion, despite it having no inversions at all. (This may refer to the over-bank turn, don't tell Mr. Tayto all this)

Elements

Trains

2 trains with 12 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 24 riders per train.

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