PCN TOURS: HERSHEYPARK – BEHIND THE SCENES.

DVD_PCNHersheyparkBehindTheScenes[DVD: Pennsylvania Cable Network – 2001 – 51 mins]. Rodney Underkoffler (Hersheypark’s Rides Maintenance Supervisor) is our host, as he guides us through Hersheypark’s (Hershey, Pennsylvania) maintenance and machine shops during the closed season (January -March- April 2001). Shows the machining of parts for various rides, including the roller coasters. Ultrasound testing of rides’ parts. Maintenance of Comet, Wildcat and Lightning Racer wooden coasters cars. Wild Mouse, SideWinder, Trail Blazer, Sooperdooperlooper, Great Bear steel coasters cars. Flat rides’ maintenance; Sign writers/makers. On park: Wildcat coaster track replacement. Wooden coaster lift chain replacement. Comet coaster track walking / train testing / block-zone testing. ANDY SHINE SAYS: I enjoyed this peek behind the scenes. A real eye-opener. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good / Recommended.