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*[[Do-Dodonpa]] at [[Fuji-Q Highland]], between March 2017 and July 2018, the top hat was replaced with a {{metre|49}} tall vertical loop which shares the record for tallest vertical loop.
 
*[[Do-Dodonpa]] at [[Fuji-Q Highland]], between March 2017 and July 2018, the top hat was replaced with a {{metre|49}} tall vertical loop which shares the record for tallest vertical loop.
 
==Extensions==
 
==Extensions==
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*[[Big Dipper (Blackpool Pleasure Beach)|Big Dipper]] at [[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]], extended in 1936
 
*[[Wild Mouse (Blackpool Pleasure Beach)|Wild Mouse]] at [[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]], during the 1960s the lift hill was lengthened and an additional two drops added at the start of the ride.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.personal.psu.edu/vac3/wdm.html|title=Wild Mouse Rides: Early History in North America}}</ref>
 
*[[Wild Mouse (Blackpool Pleasure Beach)|Wild Mouse]] at [[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]], during the 1960s the lift hill was lengthened and an additional two drops added at the start of the ride.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.personal.psu.edu/vac3/wdm.html|title=Wild Mouse Rides: Early History in North America}}</ref>
 
*[[Lightning Bolt]] at [[MGM Grand Adventures]], originally located entirely indoors, a second lift hill and an outdoor section were added in 1997
 
*[[Lightning Bolt]] at [[MGM Grand Adventures]], originally located entirely indoors, a second lift hill and an outdoor section were added in 1997
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==Overhauls==
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*[[Phantom's Revenge]] at [[Kennywood]], opened in 2001, used the lift hill and station from [[Steel Phantom]], however the rest of the roller coaster was new.
 
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Latest revision as of 23:59, 29 November 2019

This article lists modifications and extensions to roller coasters.

Modifications[edit | edit source]

  • Demon at Great America in California and Demon at Great America in Illinois, both of these coasters were modified for 1980, with each having two airtime hills removed and replaced with vertical loops
  • Runaway Mine Train at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, in early 2007 the spiral, tire propelled lift was replaced with a chain lift and the spinning cars were swapped for standard cars.
  • Do-Dodonpa at Fuji-Q Highland, between March 2017 and July 2018, the top hat was replaced with a Template:Metre tall vertical loop which shares the record for tallest vertical loop.

Extensions[edit | edit source]

Overhauls[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]