Ejection seat simulator
Amusement ride system with passenger units being movable up and down
Method and apparatus for a tilting free-fall and accelerating amusement ride Patent #: 6083111
ApplicationNo. 708190 filed on 11/07/2000
US Classes:472/131, OCCUPANT SUPPORT TRANSLATABLE ALONG VERTICAL PATH472/49PARACHUTE-DROP SIMULATOR
ExaminersPrimary: Nguyen, Hiep T.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassA63G 031/00
AbstractAmusement ride that allows for enhanced control of the ride path and, thus, the riders' experience. In one embodiment, the ride allows for manual control of the acceleration, speed and direction of the carrier into which at least one rider is secured. In one embodiment, the ride also allows for selection of one from a plurality of pre-programmed ride paths.
Field of SearchOccupant or article carriage follows stationary, horizontally winding, track or platform
HAVING TRIP-RELEASE SUPPORTING PERSON AGAINST GRAVITY
OCCUPANT SUPPORT TRANSLATABLE ALONG VERTICAL PATH
Outer space vehicle
Propulsion means or accessory
Tiltable or turnable ground trainer
Car in wheel