Frog hopper ride is also called jumping frog ride. The frog hopper rides are one of the most popular amusement equipment which is a great way to entertain large numbers of children and families for amusement parks, funfair both indoors and outdoor. Frog hopper ride is a new tower amusement ride. The kiddie ride belongs to free fall ride, constantly ascending and sectionally descending in vertical direction and in rhyme. Due to its cute and newfangled frog appearance, the kids would like to directly take part in the thrill ride without hesitation as they enter into the park or mall. The operator can start the machine after the riders sit on the frog seats and wear seatbelts firmly. When raised to certain level, the tourists will be lowered by steps, just as a leap frog hopping in the water joyfully. So, close your eyes and stretch your arms, the world is your oyster.
The free drop ride is generally composed of gantry, seats and hydro-cylinder. The seats are connected to oil cylinder with a wire rope that winds a fixed pulley of the gantry. The passengers on the seats are lifted to high level and then quickly lowered through continuous expansion and contraction motion. Stimulating up and down motion of the tower ride is deeply affected by children and adults. Intense curiosity and great bravery spurs the kids to ride the frog hopper. Usually a laughter and scream comes over the ride. It also is a kind of kiddie rides which belongs to a kinds of rides that could be climb up with a uniform speed and decline with a changeable speed. Each set of frog hopper ride has six seats in total. When everything is prepared, the rides will rise to a fixed height gradually and then the ride will goes down with a changeable speed which gives people a feeling that they are riding on the back of a real frog. This frog hopper ride usually painted with frog image, frog theme makes the ride more attractive to kids.
The working principle of frog hopper ride: main structures of the frog hopper ride is the gantry seats and the fuel tanks. These three parts are the most important parts for this equipment. The seats connected to the cylinder by using the wire rope to bypass the fixed pulley on the gantry. Through the telescopic action of the cylinder, passengers on the seats will be elevated to a specific height and then quickly decline, goes up and down freely. Passengers on the equipment will enjoy the overweight and weightlessness.
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