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|category3    = Launched
 
|category3    = Launched
 
|category4    = Shuttle
 
|category4    = Shuttle
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|layout      = U shuttle
 
|model        = [[Impulse Coaster]]
 
|model        = [[Impulse Coaster]]
 
|riders/train = 28
 
|riders/train = 28
 
|riders/hour  = 950
 
|riders/hour  = 950
|lift/launch  = Multiple [[LIM]] launches
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|lift/launch  = [[LIM]] launch (multi-pass)
 
|height      = 185
 
|height      = 185
 
|drop        = 175
 
|drop        = 175
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==Design==
 
==Design==
 
{{Elementbox|
 
{{Elementbox|
*[[LIM|LIM launch (multi-pass)]]
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*[[LIM]] launch (multi-pass)
*[[Vertical spike|Vertical spike (Twisted)]]
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*Twisted vertical rollback
*[[Vertical spike|Vertical spike (Straight)]]
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*Vertical rollback
 
}}
 
}}
Riders are launched forward three times and back twice. On the second launch backwards, riders are briefly stopped by the [[Holding|Holding Brake]].
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Riders are launched forward three times and back twice. On the second launch backwards, riders are briefly stopped by the holding brake.
 
==Photo Gallery==
 
==Photo Gallery==
 
<center>
 
<center>

Latest revision as of 22:55, 12 September 2019

For the roller coaster formerly located at Geauga Lake, see Possessed.
Click here to watch the on-ride POV
roller coaster
Steel Venom
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Valleyfair
Location Shakopee, Minnesota, USA
Status Operating since May 17, 2003
Cost $8,500,000 USD
Statistics
Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Inverted - Launched - Shuttle
Track layout
Model / product Impulse Coaster
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 950
Propulsion LIM launch (multi-pass)
Height185 feet
Drop175 feet
Top speed68 mph
Length630 feet
Inversions0
Steepest drop90°
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Steel Venom is a steel launched shuttle roller coaster located at Valleyfair in Shakopee, Minnesota, USA. It was built by Intamin and opened on May 17, 2003.

History[edit | edit source]

Steel Venom was announced in September 2002. It represented an investment of $8,500,000 USD.[1]

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements
  • LIM launch (multi-pass)
  • Twisted vertical rollback
  • Vertical rollback

Riders are launched forward three times and back twice. On the second launch backwards, riders are briefly stopped by the holding brake.

Photo Gallery[edit | edit source]

Steel Venom (Valleyfair) sign.jpg Steel Venom (Valleyfair) spike.jpg Steel Venom (Valleyfair) cars.jpg

References[edit | edit source]