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Miscellaneous
 

 

 

A SAFETY ALERT from the Queensland Government regarding Trabant and Matterhorn style rides dated 10-22-2013 can be downloaded HERE!!!

 

 A Consumer Alert  from the CPSC regarding "DEADLY DANGERS with

 WATER WALKING BALLS" can be downloaded HERE!!!!!!!

 

Check out a notification by the State of California regarding potentially DEFECTIVE Structural Steel Tubing!!!

 

California Steel Notice Added 24 October 2007

 

Walt Disney World Co. California Screamin' exhaust valve Service Bulletin October 13, 2005


Redpoint and Auto-Belay Descender Stop Order April 13, 2005

 


ARM

 

Service Bulletin from ARM on the Super Shot  Ride  can be downloaded here

Arm Super Shot Bulletin 7-31-07.

 

Service Bulletin from ARM US regarding replacement of all over the shoulder restraints that are over 5 years old.

Skymaster / Highflyer Restraint Bulletin dated February 16, 2007.

 

MASS DPS Skymaster Notice Regarding over the shoulder restraint cracking dated August 10, 2006

 

 

Bertazzon
 

Mandatory Safety Bulletin Musik Express ME0001 April 4, 2001 Wheel covers.


 


Chance Rides Inc./Chance Rides Mfg., Inc.

 

 

NEWS!!!

 

Chance Rides has issued the following Safety Bulletins on November 21, 2014 that can be downloaded at the following links.

Bulletin #191 Park Model Giant Wheel

Bulletin #192 Zipper

Bulletin #193 Portable Giant Wheel

 

A Bulletin from CRM regarding Chance Zumur rides dated 10-18-2013 can be downloaded HERE!!!

Chance/Morgan has released these two (2) Service Bulletins for Carousels Dated 5 Sept 2012 on Carousel Rides.  Check the Bulletins for affected models.

 

Chance Carousel Bulletin 174.pdf

Chance Carousel Bulletin 180.pdf

 

A Service Bulletin #171 on the Chance Sea Dragon Mandatory Boat Mast Inspection is available here for download. Here!!!

 

A Service Bulletin #163 on the Chance Century Wheel is available here for download.

Chance Century Wheel Bulletin #163

 

CRM has issued a new bulletin on the YO YO,  B376CRM146-BSweep Lift Cylinder Bearing Inspection Rework.  You can download it here!!  YoYo 9-8-08.pdf 

 

You can also Access the CPSC Recall Notice dated  8 October 2008 here!! 

CPSC YoYo Recall 10-8-2008.pdf

 

CRM has issued two new bulletins on April 9, 2008 on the CP Huntington Trains and the Zipper rides.

You can download them here!!

157 - CP Huntington Bulletin.pdf

156 - Zipper Bulletin.pdf


CRM has issued a new bulletin on the Pharaoh's Fury and two (2) new bulletins on the Slingshot rides.

You can download them here!!

155 - Chance Pharaoh's Fury Bulletin 4-2008.pdf

158 - Chance Slingshot Bulletin 3-31-08.pdf

159 - Chance Slingshot Bulletin 3-31-08.pdf

 

CRM has pointed out an outstanding Bulletin on Carousels manufactured by Chance that seems to have slipped through the cracks.

 

The lexan shields are required on any Chance carousel or Herschell Carousel that has been retrofitted to use the Chance pedestals in place of the original shotguns.

 

Check out the bulletin here...

Chance Carousel Bulletin 1115

 

Service Bulletin from Chance regarding passenger limitations on the Giant Wheel and Century Wheels rides can be downloaded here. 

Giant Wheel Bulletin #153 Century Wheel Bulletin #154

 

Two new bulletins on the Chaos

Chaos 138 and Chaos 148,  both dated October 12, 2006.

 

Chance YOYO Mandatory Lift Cylinder Inspection

Lift Cylinder Inspection March 17,2006.

 

C. P. Huntington Train Smoke Stack Heat Protection Bulletin

CP Huntington 12-5-05.pdf December 5, 2005

 

Bulletins, Field Inspection Guidelines, most manuals, etc. are now available for download free at http://www.rides.com/services.html Just apply for a user name and password and get them directly from the source!

 

 

Dartron Industries, Inc.

 

(BATECH ENTERPRIOSES LLC)

 

NEWS!!!  Three bulletins from Batech Enterprises LLC regarding their Zero Gravity rides dated 9-12-2013 can be downloaded here.

                   SR-5R-1309-01           SR-5R-1309-02            SR-5R-1309-02A

 

The Safety Bulletin  regarding the Cliffhanger Drag Link Adjustment can be downloaded HERE!!!!!!!

 

The Safety Bulletin  regarding the Cliffhanger Bearing Base Ear Reinforcement Plates dated 9 November 2010 can be downloaded HERE!!!!!!!

 

The Safety Bulletin  regarding the recent Cliffhanger Incident dated 13 September 2010 can be downloaded HERE!!!!!!!

 

A letter from Dartron regarding the recent Cliffhanger Incident can be downloaded HERE!!!!!

 

Dartron has issued a bulletin regarding the bearing base plate inspection on the Cliffhanger.  This bulletin will clarify the current requirements for the ride.

You can download it here!!   Cliffhanger Bearing Plate Inspection 9-12-2008

 

 Dartron has issued a bulletin regarding car bolt replacement on the Hurricane ride that must be completed by May 1, 2008.  Check it out Here!!

 

Check out this Announcement from Dartron Rides regarding the Cliffhanger and Zero Gravity Rides!!!   Dartron Announcement of Consolidation Added 24 October 2007

 

Product Improvement Bulletin Cliff Hanger Car Beds  dated January 7, 2007.

 

Mandatory Service Bulletin Cliff Hanger Bearing Block Cracks dated January 7, 2007.

 

Safety Bulletin Zero Gravity Strobe Light Covers  dated January 7, 2007.

 

Safety Bulletin Zero Gravity Hat Hardware 9-20-06  dated September 20, 2006

 

Product Improvement Bulletin PIB-5K-004 Cliff Hanger Spherical Bushing Retainer  dated May 16, 2006

 

Product Improvement Bulletin PIB-5K-005 Hanger Block Bushing and Safety Bolt Replacement dated May 12, 2006

 

Product Improvement Bulletin SR-5R-001 Upgrade Park Brake Mount

 

Annual Visual Inspection of Cliff Hanger   Safety Bulletin SR-5K-005 April 29, 2005
 

Bulletins for Cliff Hanger are available from Dartron Industries at http://www.dartronrides.com/cliffbull.html
 

SAFETY BULLETIN #RB-5S-01 Star Trooper safe racking and erection  August 14,

2004
 

SERVICE BULLETIN #SB-5K-001 Cliff Hanger Bearing Base  May 1, 2004
 

PRODUCT IMPROVEMENT BULLETIN #PI-5K-003 Cliff Hanger March 14, 2004 Bearing Base Cracks
 

PRODUCT INFORMATION BULLETIN #PIB-5K-0204-001 Cliff Hanger February 27, 2004 and CPSC Bulletin March 1, 2004
 

SAFETY BULLETIN #SR-5K-002 Cliff Hanger January 23, 2004
 

SAFETY BULLETIN #SR-5K-003 Cliff Hanger January 27, 2004
 

SAFETY BULLETIN #SR-5K-004 Cliff Hanger January 27, 2004
 

SAFETY ALERT Bulletin #ST-01-01 StarTrooper Height/Signage Requirements  May 1, 2001
 

SAFETY ALERT Bulletin #SR-5K-001 Cliff Hanger Flow Control Valve  February 20, 2001
 

Bulletin # SR-5H-903 Pin Retainer May 22, 2000 - Hurricane Including rides manufactured by Frank Hrubetz & Co., Kilinski Mfg.Co. and Man-Co Mfg. Co. 1973 - 1991
 

Bulletin # SR-5H-004 Hurricane Height/Signage Requirements  June 1, 2000
 

Bulletin # SR-5H-005 Hurricane Lap Bar Release Shield  May 22, 2000

 

Eli Bridge Co.
 

Eli Bridge Safety Alerts, Bulletins & Notifications 1-31-2006.pdf  Package of Safety Alerts, Bulletins & Notifications from Eli Bridge Company dated 31 January 2006.  These are posted as a complete package.

 

Y-5 II Eagle 16 Double Eagle drive rim bolts NDT and lubrication requirement for HY-5 II Eagle 16 and Double Eagle Wheels October 7, 2005.
 

Safety Alert Bulletin No. 042304-1 Cracking of Swedge Sockets

Eagle and HY5-II Wheels April 23, 2004.
 

Safety Alert Bulletin No. 990609 June 9, 1999.

 

 

Extreme Engineering
 

Service Bulletin AB-34 and AB-44 Auto Belay Systems issued April 28, 2004.

 

 

Eyerly Aircraft

 

By Popular Demand Eyerly Rock O Plane Manual  EYERLY-ROCK O PLANE.pdf

 

 

Fabbri Amusements
 

The Safety Bulletin  regarding the Mandatory Replacement of the Main Slew Ring Bearings on the Fabbri Ranger / Kamikaze rides date September of  2010 can be downloaded HERE!!!!!

 

Mega Drop shoulder restraint cracking Bulletin & repair

FabbriMegaDropNotice Oct 2006.pdf dated October. 2006.

 

 

Foster Manufacturing Co.
 

Foster Bumper Boat Service Bulletins and Manuals Current information on Foster Bumper Boats and engines.

 

Gravity Works
 

Ejection Seat Bulletin July 26, 2000.

 

 

Great Coasters International, Inc.
 

Notification J03060214 dated June 2, 2003

 

 

Huss Rides
 

Bulletins, and most manuals are now available for download free at http://www.hussrides.com Just apply for a user name and password and get them directly from the source!

 

KMG

 

A SAFETY NOTIFICATION from KMG regarding the proper loading procedures dated 15 October 2013 for the SPEED ride can be downloaded HERE!!!

 

A SERVICE BULLETIN from KMG regarding the Emergency Evacuation procedures dated 14 October 2013 for the SPEED ride can be downloaded HERE!!!

 

Service Bulletin from KMG requiring NDT testing on the Afterburner / Fireball rides dated 8 August 2007 can be downloaded here Fireball 8-07.pdf

 

Larson International

 

 Provided by Larson at the 2012 NAARSO Safety Forum

Sellner and Larson Service Bulletins & Maintenance Memos
 

Hi-Roller Track Connection Hardware Bulletin Hi-RollerTrackBolts9-15-06.pdf added September 30. 2006.

 

NEW Fire Ball Restraint Bumper Installation Bulletin L03-006.restraintbumper.pdf added July 12. 2006.

 

February 24, 2003 5 bulletins issued for Fire Ball, Hi Roller, Crazy Train, Ring of Fire, Super Loops. Available in pdf format at Larson International web site.

 

 

Majestic Manufacturing, Inc.
 

 

A bulletin from Majestic Mfg. regarding their Musik Express rides dated 8-27-2013 can be downloaded HERE!!!

 

Safety Alert regarding Majestic Musik Express rides dated 24 October 2012

 

Updated Majestic Bumper Car Speed and Seat Belts January 2005
 

Majestic Bumper Car Seat Belts October 22, 2001


Musik Express Aluminum Track Service Bulletin 2001-02 August 30, 2001
 

Musik Express Tub Bracket Assembly June 27, 2000

 

MaxFlight Corporation
 

MaxFlight Mandatory Service Bulletin 122004 Virtual Reality VR2000, VR2002, FS2000, VR2500, MT3000 - November 29, 2004
 

MaxFlight Safety Service Bulletin 2000400 April 13, 2000
 

MaxFlight Counterweight add on plate February 16, 2000
 

MaxFlight Hydraulic Restraint Actuator August 31, 2000

 

 

Moser Rides
 

Bulletins regarding Moser Spring Rides SR-8.5-0601 Revision A dated 9-6-06, SR-8.5-0602 dated 9-30-06 and SR-8.5-0603 Revision A dated  10-6-06.

 

The following bulletin was issued by NAFLIC (An independent UK organization available at http://www.naflic.org.uk/) in regards to Moser Spring Ride harness ratchets NAFLIC Moser Bulletin
 

Harness Device Maintenance Moser Spring 002 Rev1.pdf December 22, 2005

 

Harness Test Procedures Moser Spring 003.pdf December 22, 2005

 

Harness Limit Switch Maintenance Moser Spring Limit Switch.pdf December 22, 2005

 

Spring ride harness ratchet and springs
 

Spring ride hair guard bulletin. Hair Guard

 

 

O.D. Hopkins Associates, Inc.
 

River Raft Rides March 28, 2000.

 

Petzel Climbing Equipment
 

CPSC notification on recall of Petzel climbing carabiners CPSC Petzl Carabiner Recall.pdf dated October 18, 2006.

 

 

S & S Power, Inc.
 

Instructions and diagrams on required periodic maintenance and NDT testing for Frog Hopper rides. S&S Frog Hopper NDT

 

Newly received old bulletins Turbo Drop, Space Shot, Double Shot:

 

Brake Shock Retrofit No date provided
 

Wire Rope Maintenance October 28, 2002
 

Shear Pin October 28, 2002
 

Ride Safety Alert March 22, 2002

 

 

Shaller Enjuneering
 

Kiddie Kart fenders October 9, 2002.

 

Sellner Manufacturing, Inc.

 

Provided by Larson at the 2012 NAARSO Safettty Forum

Sellner and Larson Service Bulletins & Maintenance Memos

 

Spin Ride Traveling Fence  December 1, 2004.
 

Spin Ride Door Spring Cover  December 1, 2004.
 

Spin Ride Traveling Fence  April 22, 2004.
 

Minimum Height Reduced to 36 inches February 1, 2002.

 

Skycoaster, Inc.
 

Inspection of Lattice A-frame and Lattice Arch  October 5, 2004.
 

Inspection and Maintenance of Flight Bracket Catwalk and Support  May 28, 2004.

 

Soriani
 

Service Bulletin  Turbo Force and Stratosphere tie rod failure September 14, 2004.

 

Technical Park

 

NEWS!!!   A SAFETY ALERT from Technical Park regarding their Gondola Wheels after the incident this summer in South America can be downloaded HERE!!!!!!

 

Tivoli Manufacturing Ltd./AmTech
 

 

NAFLIC Bulletin regarding Orbiter lap bars Orbiter_NAFLIC added on November 27, 2006.

 

Safety Bulletin Spinout December 16, 2004 Installation of safety retaining key in removable sweep pins
 

Service Bulletin Spinout March 30, 2004 CPSC Sweep Inspection Requirement
 

Service Bulletin ORSA002A Orbiter March 30, 2004 Inspection of Top Center Area
 

Service Bulletin SOSA010 Spinout February 18, 2003 Installation of Gusset Plate on Vehicle Sweep
 

Service Bulletin SOSA008 January 16, 2003 Spinout Sweep Failure
 

Service Bulletin SOO010303Z January 3, 2003 Spinout Sweep Failure
 

Service Bulletin SCSR001 Originally dated July 14, 1997 Scorpion ratchet type lock mechanism.



 

U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission

 

See Tivoli Spinout Information above March 30, 2004
 

Illusive Skyfighter Support Rod NDT Revised August 2, 2000
 

Inflatable Amusement Rides Revised December 5, 2001
 

Inflatable Amusement Rides May 23, 2001
 

Australian Inflatable Hazard Alert March 14, 2001
 

Rock Wall and Climbing Walls Equipment Inspection and Cable Replacement August 4, 2003


 


Vekoma

 

A new Bulletin on the Vekoma Suspended Looping Coasters is available here for download.  VEKOMA_Suspended_Looping_Coaster.pdf

 

 

Vertical Reality
 

As a safety issue, please check the picture and ensure that you include this check with the daily check list before operating he wall. Pulley attachment photo
 

Rock Wall Petzl Carabineers July 01, 2004
 

Rock Wall Cable Replacement July 23, 2003



 

VISA International
 

Leveling bar failure "Mini Jet" November 21, 2002 In MS Word format

 


 

WATKINS EXPO WHEEL INC / EXPO WHEELS LLC

 

NEW!!! A SAFETY ALERT from Watkins Expo Wheel has been issued on

 

3 January 2014 regarding potential cracks on main axle components can be

downloaded HERE!!!

 


Wisdom Industries, Ltd.
 

 

The Wisdom Bulletins on the AVALANCHE style rides are available here for download.

Wisdom Avalanche Bulletin Feb 23, 2009

 

WISDOM AVALANCHE -Interlock

 

Service Bulletin from Wisdom on the Sizzler  Ride  can be downloaded here Sizzler Bulletin 8-01-07.

 

Service Bulletin from Wisdom regarding installation of sleeves on the seat spindle pipe.  Tornado Spindle Sleeves 1-6-07.pdf dated January 6, 2007.

 

Tornado Lift Arm Reinforcement 2-7-06.pdf

 

Tornado Cylinder Hinge Pins 2-7-06.pdf Added March 21, 2006

 

SizzlerBulletin2-6-06.pdf IMMEDIATE COMPLIANCE Sizzler Lap Bar Modification February 6, 2006 

 

Laser Ship Service Bulletin Laser Ship Sweep Inspection Procedure November 1, 2005
 

Sizzler Safety Alert Sizzler Safety Alert June 15, 2005
 

Foottub Bolt On Plate Assembly March 7, 2005 Official Wisdom response to PA concerns
 

The State of PA has sent out a Memo dated February 23, 2005 that contains concerns about Sizzler Amusement Rides. Download it here.
 

Another piece of information surfaces! Gravitron Rim Inspection and Repair dated February 11, 2004
 

CPSC Sizzler and Sizzler Deluxe Bulletin  CPSC Issues new Sizzler and Sizzler Deluxe Bulletin October 18, 2004 .
 

Sizzler Bulletin  Massachusetts Department of Public Safety issues Bulletin regarding Sizzler seat inspection
 

August 1994 Inspection Notice September 23, 2004
 

Foot Tub Bulletin   May 1997 Sizzler Foot Tub Bulletin September 27, 2004
 

Gravitron and Starship Updated Inspection Procedure June 1, 2004
 

New Drawings for Gravitron Bulletin Updated Inspection Procedure June 1, 2004
 

Gravitron and Starship Immediate Inspection Procedure April 12, 2004
 

Better Quality Gravitron and Starship but not as complete Immediate Inspection Procedure April 12, 2004
 

Adult Coaster Bulletin Adult Coaster Wheel Boggie Bulletin February 25, 2004
 

Tornado Main Seat Pipe Wear Bulletin February 24, 2004
 

Tornado/Whirlwind/Space Sled and Bolt info update Immediate Compliance,check torque main bearing attachment bolts March 31, 2003
 

Silver Streak sweep inspection April 22, 2002

 

Zamperla Inc.
 

 

NEW!!!

Zamperla has released a Service Bulletin and Weekly Check List for all Mini Jet Rides manufactured prior to January of 1996.

They can be downloaded HERE!!!

 

A Service Bulletin on the Zamperla Jump Around is available here for download.

Zamperla Jumparaound Bulletin

 

Zamperla bulletin regarding mandatory inspection of the Power Surge sweeps for possible cracks can be downloaded here!!!  Power Surge 2008 PS01

 

Crazy Bus Drive Motor Brake Inspection Notification has been added dated October 17, 2008.

 

El Paso Locomotive Guarding  El Paso Train bulletin added dated November 9, 2006.

 

Zamperla Lolli Swing Service Bulletin 2001LS1 Sweep Arm Cracks - September 17, 2001
 

Zamperla Mini Tea Cup Service Bulletin 2000MT1 - October 9, 2000

 

 

Zierer

 

Zierer - Wave Swinger

Very Latest Wave Swinger NDT and Maintenance Information.   October 27, 2005


Latest Wave Swinger Wear and Maintenance Information.   July 8, 2003


Wave Swinger Maintenance Directions   March 29, 2000

 

A Safety Bulletin from Zierer regarding the Wave Swinger Rides dated 17 December 2012 can be downloaded HERE!!!

 

 

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