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|restriction  = 0.9m accompanied / 1.2m unaccompanied
|restriction  = 36 inches accompanied / 48 inches unaccompanied
|manufacturer = [[Robles Bouso]]
|manufacturer = [[Robles Bouso Atracciones]]
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|product      = [[Calypso (Robles Bouso product)|Calypso]]
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  |location    = Angola, Indiana, USA
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'''Firecracker''' is a [[Calypso]] built by Spanish manufacturer [[Robles Bouso]] currently located at [[Holiday World]] in Santa Claus, Indiana, USA.
'''Firecracker''' is a [[Calypso]] built by Spanish manufacturer [[Robles Bouso Atracciones]] currently located at [[Holiday World]] in Santa Claus, Indiana, USA.
==History==
==History==
This ride first operated at [[LeSourdsville Lake Amusement Park]] from 1972 to 2002. It was subsequently moved to [[Fun Spot]] where it operated until the closure of the park in 2008 and remained standing but not operating. In November 2016, it was purchased by Holiday World who dismantled and refurbished it. The ride's frame was found to be severely rusted and had to be replaced. The Firecracker reopened in 2017.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://amusementtoday.com/backissues/AT-August-2017-LoRes.pdf|title=Firecracker restoration is an adventure for Holiday World's calypso crew|publisher=Amusement Today}}</ref>
This ride first operated at [[LeSourdsville Lake Amusement Park]] in Monroe, Ohio, USA from 1972 to 2006. It was subsequently moved to [[Fun Spot]] in Angola, Indiana, USA, where it operated until the closure of the park in 2008 and remained standing but not operating. In November 2016, it was purchased by Holiday World, who dismantled and refurbished it. The ride's frame was found to be severely rusted and had to be replaced. The Firecracker reopened in 2017.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://amusementtoday.com/backissues/AT-August-2017-LoRes.pdf|title=Firecracker restoration is an adventure for Holiday World's calypso crew|publisher=Amusement Today}}</ref>
==References==
==References==
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[[Category:Rides opened in 1972]]
[[Category:Rides opened in 1972]]
[[Category:Calypso]]
[[Category:Calypso]]
[[Category:Calypso (Robles Bouso product)]]
[[Category:Calypso (Robles Bouso Atracciones product)]]
[[Category:Rides manufactured by Robles Bouso]]
[[Category:Rides manufactured by Robles Bouso Atracciones]]

Revision as of 18:22, 11 April 2022

For the former coaster with the same name, see Avalanche (Amusements of America).
Firecracker
Firecracker (Holiday World) 2017 01.jpg
Firecracker in 2017
Holiday World
Location Santa Claus, Indiana, USA
Status Operating since 2017
Height restriction 36 inches accompanied / 48 inches unaccompanied
Fun Spot
Location Angola, Indiana, USA
Operated 2007 to 2008
LeSourdsville Lake Amusement Park
Location Monroe, Ohio, USA
Operated 1972 to 2006
Statistics
Manufacturer Robles Bouso Atracciones
Product Calypso
Capacity 32 per cycle
HELP

Firecracker is a Calypso built by Spanish manufacturer Robles Bouso Atracciones currently located at Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana, USA.

History

This ride first operated at LeSourdsville Lake Amusement Park in Monroe, Ohio, USA from 1972 to 2006. It was subsequently moved to Fun Spot in Angola, Indiana, USA, where it operated until the closure of the park in 2008 and remained standing but not operating. In November 2016, it was purchased by Holiday World, who dismantled and refurbished it. The ride's frame was found to be severely rusted and had to be replaced. The Firecracker reopened in 2017.[1]

References