Diving Machine G5
|Diving Machine G5|
|Opening date||March 29, 2000|
|Type||Steel – Dive Coaster|
|Manufacturer||Bolliger & Mabillard|
|Lift/launch system||Chain lift hill|
|Drop||179 ft (55 m)|
|Length||1,250 ft (380 m)|
|Speed||68.3 mph (109.9 km/h)|
|Max vertical angle||87.5°|
|Diving Machine G5 at RCDB|
Pictures of Diving Machine G5 at RCDB
Diving Machine G5 (ダイビングマシンG5) is a steel dive coaster located at Janfusun Fancyworld in Gukeng, Yunlin, Taiwan.
It is the Second Drop Coaster to be built ever and the first and only to be built in Taiwan. It was built in March 29, 2000 and was Manufactured by Bolliger and Mabillard.
It is a mirror image of Oblivion at Alton Towers in 1998.
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The ride slowly creeps up the lift hill to 65ft (20 m). the ride-shuttle-cars turn a almost 180-degree turn towards a holding brake. The ride-car hangs over the edge for 7 seconds or shorter. and shoots down 180ft downwards. and instantly comes back up at a 45 degree angle and goes into a small banked curve upwards and downwards into a slight incline into a brake run.