Template:Infobox ride/doc

This template is added at the top section of an article that is about an amusement ride.

Layout (for copying into the source editor)
{{Infobox ride
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|name         = 
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|location     = 
|country      = 
|status       = 
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|cost         = 
|theme        = 
|restriction  = 
|manufacturer = 
|yearbuilt    = 
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|serialnumber = 
|builder      = 
|designer     = 
|product      = 
|dimension1   = 
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|capacity     = 
|riders/hour  = 
|power        = 
|height       = 
|track_length = 
|animatronics = 
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Parameters[edit source]

Parameter name (Source name) Description Example
Top section
Image (image) Any image on Coasterpedia can go here. Depending on availability, an image of the entire ride or of the ride entrance is most suitable.
Info.png Only the name of the file is required.
Wave Swinger (Alton Towers) 1.jpg
Image caption (caption) Caption displayed below the image. The ride while it was known as Wave Swinger
Video ID (video) The ID of a Youtube video containing a POV of the roller coaster. i3V63P1dkCY <!-- Youtube video ID -->
Name (name) Name of the attraction. Twirling Toadstool/code>
Park (park) The amusement park in which the attraction is situated. If the attraction is travelling, leave blank. [[Alton Towers]]
Location (location) The location and country in which the amusement park is situated. In almost all cases, this can be copied from RCDB. Alton, Staffordshire, England, UK
Country (country) The country in which the amusement park is situated. This is required to categorize the attraction by location and add the flag icon. For a list of country names, see Template:Flag/doc. UK
State (state) If the attraction is located in the United States, this parameter contains the full name of the state in which the amusement park is situated. Otherwise, remove this parameter. New Jersey
Section (section) Section or themed area within the park that this coaster is located Cloud Cuckoo Land
Status (status) The current status of the attraction. This parameter can contain anything, but the attraction will be auto-categorized if one of the following is entered: operating, standing but not operating, in storage, defunct, cancelled, or unknown. defunct
Opening date (opened) The date on which the attraction opened to the public for the first time. Format as "May 25, 2005" for American attractions, "25 May 2005" for all other attractions. May 25, 2005
Closing date (closed) The final date which the attraction operated to the public, not the day it was demolished.
Expected opening date (opened) The planned opening date for a attraction that is under construction.
Cost (cost) Costs of building the attraction. No specific layout is required so should be formatted as best for each ride and location. $25,000,000
Soundtrack (soundtrack) Information on the official soundtrack for this ride. Yes, by IMAscore
Height restriction (restriction) The height requirement to use the attraction in inches and cm. Inches listed first on attractions in the United States. All other attractions to have cm listed first. 54 inches (137 cm)
System of measurement (units) The measurement system entered into the infobox. Must be either "metric" or "imperial". For attractions in the United States, use imperial. For all other attractions, use metric. metric
Info.png Unless noted otherwise, numbers in the following parameters are in the units chosen above in the System of measurement (units) parameter. Enter numbers only.
Manufacturer (manufacturer) The three parameters manufacturer, builder and designer are somewhat ambiguous and interchangeable. Use the one that appears more suitable for the particular ride. [[Zierer]]
Builder (builder) [[Martin & Vleminckx]]
Designer / Calculations (designer) [[Werner Stengel]]
Onsite construction (construction) The company responsible for assembling the attraction. [[RCS GmbH]]
Model / product (product) If the attraction is mass-produced, the product name goes here. [[Wave Swinger (Zierer product)|Wave Swinger]]
Length of plot (dimension1) How large the attraction is on the x and y-axis (the z-axis is its height). In metres or feet. 62.3
Breadth of plot (dimension2) 137.8
Capacity (capacity) The number of riders the attraction can hold at one time, or the number per boat. This parameter may be used differently depending on the type of attraction. 48 riders
Hourly capacity (riders/hour) The theoretical hourly capacity of the attraction. 1400 riders per hour
Power (power) The power consumption of the attraction, usually measured in kW. 100 kW
Serial number (serialnumber) Serial number of the attraction. 145
Height (height) The maximum height, in feet or metres, of the attraction from ground level (excluding buildings that do not form part of the structure of the attraction). 456
Maximum speed (speed) The highest speed reached during the attraction in km/h or mph. 128
Animatronics (animatronics) Details on the number of animatronics. 5
Cabins (cabins) Number of cabins (ferris wheel). 5
Diameter (diameter) Diameter of the ride. Intended for "wheel"-based attractions such as ferris wheels. 50
Length (track_length) The total length of the track in metres or feet (tracked rides only). 3118
Animatronics (animatronics) Details on the number of animatronics. 5
Theme (theme) Theme of the ride. Haunted mansion
Other (other) May contain notes references for infobox statistics.

Auto-categorisation[edit source]

All articles which include this template are Category:Rides by name.

The following parameters will auto-categorise the article: