Demon (California's Great America)

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Demon
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California's Great America
Location Santa Clara, California, USA
Status Operating since May 20, 1976
Statistics
Manufacturer Arrow Dynamics
Type Steel
Product Custom Looping Coaster
Riders per train 24
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 102 feet
Drop 90 feet
Top speed 50 mph
Length 2130 feet
Inversions 4
Drop angle 54°
Duration 1:45
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Demon is a steel roller coaster located at California's Great America in Santa Clara, California, USA. The ride opened in 1976, along with its identical copy at Six Flags Great America, as "Turn of the Century". It was built by Arrow Dynamics.

Elements

History

Turn Of The Century opened with the park. For the 1980 season, the coaster was repainted from white into black, lit tunnels were added and the airtime hills were replaced with two vertical loops.

Design

Trains

6 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.

Images

External links

  • Demon on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
Most inversions on a roller coaster (4)
tied with
Carolina Cyclone
Demon
Python

1980 - May 1982
Preceded by
Corkscrew
Most inversions on a roller coaster (4)
tied with
Carolina Cyclone
Demon
Python

1980 - May 1982
Succeeded by
Vortex


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