Iron Dragon (Cedar Point)

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Iron Dragon
Iron Dragon (Cedar Point) 2003 01.jpg
Iron Dragon in 2003.
roller coaster
Cedar Point
Location Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Status Operating since June 11, 1987
Cost $4,000,000 USD
Height restriction 46 inches (116 cm)
Manufacturer Arrow Dynamics
Designer / calculations Ron Toomer
Type Steel - Suspended - Terrain
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 2000
Propulsion Two chain lift hills
Height76 feet
Drop60 feet
Top speed40 mph
Length2,800 feet

Iron Dragon is a steel suspended terrain roller coaster located at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio, USA. It was built in 1987 by Arrow Dynamics. The ride has cars that hang beneath the track allowing them to swing side to side, similar to Ninja at Six Flags Magic Mountain.

In 2016, virtual reality was trialled on Iron Dragon. Guests had to sign a waiver prior to riding.

Design[edit | edit source]

Iron Dragon features a height of 76 feet, a drop of 60 feet and a max speed of 40 mph.[1]

Trains[edit | edit source]

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

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