(top) Troy Holder (left) and Luis Iraheta (right) torque all the nuts on the new Pacific Wheel on Friday, May 16, 2008. (center)Teddy Cruz (left) rewires the eight new motors while Luis Iraheta (left) replaces the wheel's tire with new ones on Friday. (above) Pacific Park was in full swing minus the new Ferris Wheel on Friday.
The Pacific Park Maintenance Team installs all 20 gondolas onto the Pacific Wheel on Thursday, May 22, 2008.
(TOP) Dana Wyatt, (L) Director of Operations & Security at Pacific Park and Jim Quaintance, (R) Maintenance Manager, install the rest of the lighting package and begin wiring them up on Saturday, May 24, 2008. (ABOVE) Tom Norman, Electric Engineer Manager of Chance Rides Manufacturing, Inc., programs the new Pacific Wheel on Saturday.
1) Dana Wyatt, Director of Operations & Security at Pacific Park and Jim Quaintance, Maintenance Manager test the new LED lighting bars and the new LED Reader Board on Tuesday, May 27, 2008. 2) Jim cuts the customized mounting bracket which will hold the LED Reader Board