News: DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

When John Ivers grew tired of the long lines at amusement parks, he decided to build his very own roller coaster - in his backyard. Called the Blue Flash, the roller coaster is said to have the same safety standards as official park coasters, and even has a 360 degree loop.

"I built it by the seat of my pants," Ivers says in the video below. Now that's some true yankee ingenuity. Scroll further down for images.

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

DIY Backyard Roller Coaster Does 360° Loop

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4 Comments

cool

yeah cool

awesome

this is my childhood dream fully realized! I am so incredibly amazed at your efforts! Where can i get a ticket to ride that bad boy??? I am a coaster freak and have never ever ridden a homemade coaster!

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