Fluch des Kraken

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Fluch des Kraken
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Freizeit-Land Geiselwind
Location Geiselwind, Bavaria, Germany
Coordinates 49°46′48″N 10°27′31″E / 49.779943°N 10.458546°E / 49.779943; 10.458546
Park section Land der Piraten
Status Operating since 2000
Rider height
  • Minimum: 130 cm
  • Maximum: 190 cm
Statistics
Manufacturer Vekoma
Product Boomerang
Type Steel - Shuttle
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 760
Propulsion Catch car lift hill
Chain lift hill
Area 88 metres × 30 metres
Height 35.5 metres
Top speed 75.6 km/h
Length 285 metres
Track inversions 3
Rider inversions 6
Duration 1:48
G-Force 5.2
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Fluch des Kraken is a Vekoma roller coaster currently located at Freizeit-Land Geiselwind in Geiselwind, Bavaria, Germany. It opened to the public in 2000 as Boomerang.

Design

Elements

Ride experience

When the coaster starts, the train is pulled backwards up the lift hill, then dropped through the loading gate through a cobra roll and then a vertical loop. At the end of this cycle, the train is pulled up the lift hill at the end of the track, then dropped once again allowing the train to go back through the loops backwards.

Colour scheme

Yellow track and red supports.

Trains

Single train with 7 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 28 riders per train.

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