View Full Version : My first coaster!

11-12-2001, 08:21 PM
I made an awesome inverted coaster the other night! The layout is great!!! It is a little fast through some of the inversions but hey it was my first.... below are the stats and layout description. I'll post the coaster and maybe screen shots soon!

Height: 150 feet
Speed: 99km/h
Inversions: 7

-Steep curving 150ft drop (through cobra roll)
-Large vertical loop (around lift hill)
-Banked turn
-Zero-G Roll (over station)
-Airtime hill (over 2nd banked turn)
-Slanted loop (through first vertical loop)
-Cobra roll (around drop)
-Second banked turn
-Corkscrew (over station)
-Third banked turn
-Vertical loop
-Banked turn (through immelman)
-Single helix (around opposite direction)
-Brakes into station

Sound good? It's a pretty compact ride too.. I need colors and a name for it.. Tell me what you think by the sound of it, i'll post pics asap!

11-13-2001, 03:58 PM
I just added another helix through the second vertical loop (had to slow things down at the end) Even better! I wish this thing had excitement ratings on it like on RCT, then it would be the best game

Brandon Baker
11-13-2001, 05:12 PM
I was just wondering if you were going to post your creation??

11-13-2001, 08:52 PM
yeah i would like to see it, check my inverted coaster, its listed MY FIRST COAST its at the bottom

11-13-2001, 10:57 PM
See I will post it soon so dont close this, I'm just busy as he11 right now and I gotta add supports, it'll be up soon be patient!

11-15-2001, 08:40 PM
I finally have the screenshots of my first coaster (if only I could post them) For the last time here they are! Sorry I dont have a track download Its not in zip format. I'll try to post it by next week.

Here's a screenshot of the 150ft drop through the cobra roll into the vertical loop around the lift and slanted loop! :)

11-15-2001, 08:42 PM
YAY! Everybody my first pic post! lol

Here's the above view of that..

11-15-2001, 08:43 PM
Here's an on-ride view during the drop :)

11-15-2001, 08:46 PM
Here are the 2 helixes through the loop and immelman (crappy immelman might I add but hey it's my first!).. If you look in the background you can see the other elements

11-15-2001, 08:48 PM
Last one..

End half of the ride from the top of the Zero-G roll...

11-15-2001, 08:50 PM
Comments anyone???? :)

Hey look i'm a corkscrew poster!! yay for me

11-16-2001, 05:52 AM
this is what i want everyone to do post a lot of screenshots to show the ride and it layout.Great job!

11-16-2001, 11:31 AM
it looks very nice, but do you need 4 days to make a zipfile ?

11-16-2001, 04:02 PM
Dude... sorry, i've been busier than ever (as it feels) and i've never done it before. Took me long enough to get those stills posted.

I agree coasterfreak! I wanna know what i'm downloading.. I made the layout as descriptive as possible. Then i went snapshot crazy and took a ton of pics.. (I thought 5 were good enough though hehe)

Any other comments? suggestions? Tell me what you think

11-17-2001, 08:36 AM
It looks Grate! :)

12-02-2001, 03:05 AM
Sorry to keep everybody waiting for such a LONG time.... But I just finished up and zipped my first coaster! Here it is...

Hope you like!

12-02-2001, 04:14 AM
Transitions are kinda rough, it makes a good fantasy coaster but realistic wise its not very good. And the station is kinda underground.

12-02-2001, 08:11 PM
lol yes the station is kinda underground :( I started it off to be a sit down... but then I changed it ...thats why. The only rough transition is the corkscrew & turn into it.. i tried

Professor KoasterFreak
12-03-2001, 05:06 AM
Good coaster....but there are several desgin flaws as you and the others already mentioned, i have noticed the end seats run into the supports from time to time. The name would be The Mangler since its an ideal name for a great ride with its flaws. Improve and fix the flaws then you got yourself a winner! ;)

12-03-2001, 09:10 PM
I've tried HOURS on that ---- corkscrew... i'm through with that... I know it's horriblely rough.. but deal. Maybe i'll throw on some breaks somewhere to slow it down cuz its FAST but still i like it :)

And the station in the ground problem LOL i'll fix that..

Hey professor... where does the train hit the supports???

Dr.Bruce Banner
12-13-2001, 08:07 PM
Really steep 1st Drop! Nice work!