View Full Version : Max speed
05-03-2001, 03:36 PM
So, what is your coaster top speed? Mine is 212 mph. It pulled 23 g's!
05-03-2001, 04:00 PM
I got one up to 595 mph. Not realistic in the least, but I think that's about the max. If it goes faster, it misses the station.
05-03-2001, 04:10 PM
wow, that's pretty good. I'm assuming you used a steel twister and launched lift hill?
05-03-2001, 05:48 PM
Mine was 329 i used a launched lifthill all the way up and then went down and then back up and so forth until that speed
05-04-2001, 07:13 AM
Actually, I used the DragonsIOA Trainer to change the lifthill speed to 1000 mph, and had a whole bunch of lift chains in the layout. Also had to make the trains really long (150 cars/train!) so it would catch the station brakes.
05-04-2001, 05:40 PM
I think that the top speed in RCT is 575 MPH
05-04-2001, 09:55 PM
I used that trainer and i did a circle and it was 984 MPH.
05-05-2001, 12:09 AM
Simfan - what you are claiming simply is not possible even with a trainer - you cannot have 150 cars per train and the rest of your claim is suspect as well.
05-05-2001, 12:58 PM
Well, I did it. I could make another one for you guys, so I can prove that I can. Give me an hour.
05-05-2001, 03:52 PM
Actually you can have 150 cars to a train but you must have a long circuit and it helps to have a launch otherwise they just go up the lift and down the first drop at lift speed.
05-05-2001, 04:25 PM
Oooh, I never thought of a launch.
05-05-2001, 07:51 PM
I apologize - I just checked it out - with DragonsIOA it does allow you to choose up to 200 cars per train - however when I tried it just now on a hypercoaster I had made, the graphics only appeared as 12 cars - do all 150 cars show up - I would like to see that.
05-05-2001, 08:02 PM
Yeah, well, my fastest NON-trainer speed was 226 MPH.
05-05-2001, 08:05 PM
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<BR>AW! Beat me by 2 MPH!
05-06-2001, 03:20 AM
This forum reminds me of danimation about a year ago. Anyway, my highest speed was 223 without LL and with a trainer
05-06-2001, 03:38 PM
Using just launched lift hills, I think I got somewhere around 225 mph.
05-06-2001, 04:06 PM
07-11-2001, 09:51 PM
I made a Steel Corkscrew Coaster with a 40mph lift hillup to the 90th level of altitude with a trainer and I got 271 mph. I was very amazed!!!!
07-12-2001, 01:13 AM
235 without trainer.
07-12-2001, 01:35 AM
no trainer, steel mini, 156 MPH
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