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Chance Rides Manufacturing

Young Dick Chance

Making Amusement Rides for Life

I suppose maybe it makes sense that once a person has a job in…
April 6, 2018/by chancerides
Tramstar

Amusement Rides in the Making: March Edition

It's that time again!  Walk with me through the Chance Rides…
March 23, 2018/by chancerides
Morgan's Wonderland Carousel

ADA Compliant and Inclusive

I recently read an article that was written by Linda Van Slyke…
March 13, 2018/by chancerides
Carousel Zebra

Factory Walk February

I slid my way into work today on sheets of ice due to some recent…
February 22, 2018/by chancerides

The Wheels of Love

How do you celebrate Valentine's Day?  For George W. Gale Ferris…
February 14, 2018/by chancerides

How Real Can It Be?

In the 1960s during our companies birth nearly 90 percent of…
January 29, 2018/by chancerides
Zipper

The 50th Anniversary of the Zipper

It was recently brought to my attention from a Chance Rides Fans…
January 12, 2018/by chancerides
Corrosion

New ALL RIDES Service Bulletin From Chance Rides

NEW Requirements Issued for Addressing Corrosion
Concerns in…
January 3, 2018/by chancerides
Carousel_Figures

What is Chance Rides working on now?

It is true that we are still weeks away from Christmas but the…
December 6, 2017/by chancerides

Happy Thanksgiving from Chance Rides

The Chance Rides offices will be closed on November 23rd and…
November 22, 2017/by chancerides

Do You Zoo Boo?

As with most holidays, Halloween gives entertainment venues…
October 31, 2017/by chancerides
Unicoaster Show Seat

Ready for the IAAPA Expo?

The entire amusement industry is about to descend upon Orlando,…
October 27, 2017/by chancerides
Unicoaster 2.0

See what is NEW at Chance Rides

Welcome to the new ChanceRides.com.  We are making it easier…
September 19, 2017/by chancerides
Chance Rides Corporate Offices

2016 Year in Review

2016 Will Be Gone In A Flash
The holidays bring about a time…
December 9, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Lights

Zipper Transformation – Post 11

YOU KNOW IT’S GOING TO BE A GOOD DAY WHEN YOU HEAR  - "Calling…
August 11, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Ride Z

Zipper Transformation – Post 10

Give me a Z!  Does anyone see a Zipper happening here?
We…
July 28, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Sign Electrical

Zipper Transformation – Post 9

More Paint = More Progress
That's right, we have one rebuilt…
July 15, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Tower Yard

Zipper Transformation – Post 8

PAINT = PROGRESS
The process of making a ride like new again…
June 28, 2016/by chancerides
Chance Rides Factory

Meanwhile around the factory …

Did You Think the Zipper Was the Only Game in Town?
Just to…
June 7, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Seat

Zipper Transformation – Post 7

EXCITING THINGS ARE HAPPENING
You can't very well have a Zipper…
June 6, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Skeleton

Zipper Transformation – Post 6

Now Begins the Manufacturing
Last week the boom came off and…
May 24, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Refurb

Zipper Transformation – Post 5

And The Boom Comes Off ...
A major step in the dis-assembly…
May 17, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper Parts

Zipper Transformation – Post 4

Look At All Those Parts
The Zipper parts are beginning to pile…
May 10, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper

Zipper Transformation – Post 3

Break It Down To Build It Up
The Zipper is still in the process…
May 3, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper

Zipper Transformation – Post 2

Working Through the Worst


During what is likely the hardest…
April 26, 2016/by chancerides
Zipper on Trailer

Zipper Transformation – Post 1

The Zipper Rides Again!

Work has begun on the latest Zipper…
April 19, 2016/by chancerides
Chance Rides Careers

Seeking a Field Service Controls Technician

Chance Rides is Seeking a Field Service Controls Technician
Chance…
February 25, 2016/by chancerides
Chance Rides CP Huntington

Seeking a New Field Service Technician

Chance Rides is Seeking a New Field Service Technician
WE…
September 9, 2015/by chancerides
abcnewsimage

Made in America with Pride!

Chance Rides had the recent privilege of  being featured…
August 25, 2015/by chancerides
RCS Freestyle

2015 Houston Livestock Show VIP Tour and Hospitality Event

Last weekend was the 2nd annual Chance Rides VIP Event at the…
March 18, 2015/by chancerides