Tatrabob – alpine coaster
Alpine roller coaster TATRABOB is gravity roller coaster wich can be operated trough all the year. The Tatrabob track is designed as a “start-stop track” without interruption.
There are always 3 coaster bobs ready for use at the entry station. After the passenger gets into the coaster bob, the passenger releases the brake and then the coaster bob passes to the lift. The coaster bob is connected to the transportation rope on the lift and moves upwards on the lift. Passenger directly controls the speed and distance between each coaster bob on the track. The coaster bob is equipped with one 3-point and one 2-point seat belt.
|Maximum speed of coaster bob||40 km/h|
|Lift speed||max. 2 m/s|
|Maximum load of coaster bob||130 kg|
|Coaster bob capacity||1 person of min. age 10 years and 140 cm tall or 1 adult person with child of age 5-10 years|
|Transport capacity||300 bobs/hour|
|Maximum inclination of the lift||55 %|
|Height of the track above the terrain||0,4 m – 12 m|