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alpro2
10-03-2007, 08:25 AM
In Soarin', the ride system is a Walt Disney Imagineering-developed motion-based technology, the original ride inception was based on an erector set model created by Imagineer Mark Sumner. One million pounds of steel provides the ride structure and 37 tons are lifted during each ride cycle.

CanadianWDWFan
10-03-2007, 08:44 AM
Thanks Alex!:mickey:

Jeff
10-03-2007, 08:52 AM
:thumbsup:

Caroleh
10-03-2007, 09:09 AM
Thanks, Alex!!! :thumbsup:

scottgr
10-03-2007, 10:33 AM
Cool :thumbsup:

ibrowse17
10-03-2007, 01:04 PM
Nice design, thanks:thumbsup:

vizsla
10-03-2007, 01:36 PM
Thanks Alex:thumbsup:

cal5755
10-03-2007, 05:16 PM
Thanks.... i read that one before if i am not mistaken.. it is amazing how they think of these things... i love soaring'!

pdrlkr
10-03-2007, 07:43 PM
Thanks Alex! :thumbsup: :mickey:

DisneyorBust
10-03-2007, 08:08 PM
I saw Mr. Sumner and his design model on one of the Disney specials. Quite a brilliant idea!

Bethis26fan
10-03-2007, 08:10 PM
Thanks.

PAYROLL PRINCESS
10-03-2007, 08:15 PM
Thanks Alex.

Maleficent's Dad
10-04-2007, 09:18 AM
Thanks, Alex! :mickey:

GrmGrninGost
10-04-2007, 06:52 PM
:mickey: That's a lot of steel! :thumbsup: