Brakes, Glossary and Terms, Amusement, Recreation & Ticket Services

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A device used to bring the train of a roller coaster to a stop. They are placed on the brake run, but can and usually are set along the course in order to slow the train down if it has to be stopped. There are several types of brakes such as skid brakes, fin brakes, and magnetic brakes.

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