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The Basics of Carousel Operation

The carousel merry go round revolves around a stationary center pole made of metal or wood. An electric motor drives a small pulley that is controlled by a clutch for smooth starts. This pulley turns a drive belt and a larger pulley that turns a small-diameter, horizontal shaft. The end of the shaft is a pinion gear that turns a platform gear. The platform gear…

Background of Carousel

The precursors to the carousel carnival ride may be as much as 1,500 years old when baskets lashed to a center pole were used to spin riders around in a circle in ancient Byzantium. During the twelfth century in Turkey and Arabia, men and their horses played a game in which delicate ***** filled with perfumed water were tossed between riders. Losers would sport a…

How To Manufacture A Roller Coaster Ride?

The actual physical construction of a classic roller coaster may take place in a factory or on the amusement park site depending on the type and size of the coaster. Most steel coasters recreational amusement rides are built in sections in a factory then trucked to the site and erected. Most wooden coasters are built piece-by-piece on the site. Here is the typical sequence of…

A Train Ride at the Mall

Did I tell you that we love visiting the Independence Mall out here? Probably not but it is a nice mall, I’ve been to some in California that had lots of issues. This mall actually states there are no groups of more than four allowed in the mall, with the exception of mom, dad, and the kids. So going to the mall on a weekend…

Roller Coaster Designer

An amusement attraction roller coaster designer is a part mechanical engineer and part magician. His or her job is to keep the riders of the coaster perfectly safe while at the same time scaring the daylights out of them. It is really not magic, of course. The designer’s secret tools are physics and mathematics. Staying on Top It may seem like magic when a roller…

Description on Roller Coaster Extreme Rides

Traveling at speeds of up to one hundred miles per hour, hundreds of feet up in the air, roller coasters theme park rides are the most thrilling of all amusement rides. Whether strapped into a miniature “train,” dangling chairlift style or even standing up, roller coaster fans enjoy the sensation of not being in control. Besides being built for the enjoyment of enthusiasts, roller coasters…

The Importance of Ear Protection While Shooting

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