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Linear Gale

Tokyo Dome City (LaQua)

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The world's first "Impulse" inverted shuttle roller coaster. Linear Gale uses is powered by linear induction motors (LIMs) that propel the train both forwards and backwards to travel up and down the two 180-foot tall, 90-degree vertical spikes at each end.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1998 Steel Impulse, Inverted Shuttle Intamin AG

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Angle Of Descent: 90°
  • Height: 180 feet
  • Launch: LIM
  • Length: 656 feet
  • Trains: 1 - 24 passenger
  • Ride Time: 1 minute, 45 seconds
  • Top Speed: 62 mph

Linear Gale Facts & History

Fact: Linear Gale was the replacement for the "Ultra Twister" a Togo heartline coaster.

Train has twelve cars with one row each, seating two abreast per row.

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 51 inches tall

Where to Coast

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