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Gotta gie the park props for building this thing so quickly! Colors seem to look different in every photo.
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Two new images from the parks twitter page. One of the inverted top-hat starting to go in:

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...and another of the barn:

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Also, track work is due to be completed pretty soon.

Source: https://twitter.com/Carowinds


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This really looks like a fun ride. I wonder how it pars up with the rest of the Mack coasters.
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Yay
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Only thing left to install is the transfer and storage pieces! Cannot wait to ride next year!
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Me too matthew! Even though the size is disappointing
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Actually looks like a lot of fun now they've put it all together - there is a bunch of interactions and no doubt the airtime launch will improve the typically lackluster Mack launch.

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It looks like a flat spot at the top of the tophat from some angles.
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Some nice shots of Copperhead Strike from a different perspective:

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Source: https://twitter.com/chrisfoshee


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Some fantastic images of Copperhead Strike from the parks twitter. Including shots of the station and barn:

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Source: https://twitter.com/Carowinds


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Is the Jo-jo roll covered or just the beginning of the launch?
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CKidd wrote:
Is the Jo-jo roll covered or just the beginning of the launch?

Just the beginning of the launch


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Bunch of new images from a construction tour:

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Also, here is the model of Copperhead Strike with the coaster in the background:

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https://imgur.com/a/XAJbKyd#yrzH8dj

https://twitter.com/Carowinds



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Full train reveal:



The park have also confirmed that it will open to Season Passholders on March 22nd.


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Carowinds unveiled their 2019 Park Map, and surprisingly— the rapids is gone.Image
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I’m going for ACE Winter Warm-Up this year at Carowinds. Is anyone else coming?
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I guess we can expect some full ride POV soon. :D
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I guess we can expect some full ride POV soon. :D


I hope they test it at Winter Warm Up, but there’s an 80% chance of rain in Charlotte around the time of our construction tour sooo...
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