Larson International, Inc. now makes the famous Tilt-A-Whirl™ ride which has thrilled guests of all ages since 1926. It is with great pride we are able to offer this classic attraction that has such a rich history.


The Tilt-A-Whirl™ is a large segmented undulating spinning platform with 7 vehicles spread over the surface. Each vehicle spins on its own axis and depending on the weight location of each guest every thrilling ride is unique. TheTilt-A-Whirl™ can be themed traditional 1930’s or all the way to the modern G5 vehicles without bonnets. The ride can even have custom themed characters for the vehicles.


Come take a whirl on this truly classic amusement park—carnival icon.


Tilt-A-Whirl™ is a classic family favorite

Electric 7 Drive gives this ride top performance

Generation 5 Tilt-A-Whirl vehicle, with a fiberglass car body

Seven cars; 3 adults or 4 children per car.

Many colors and themes available

Height Requirements: No one under 36″ (0.9 m) tall will be allowed to ride. Passengers must be at least 46″ (1.17 m) tall to be allowed to ride without a supervising companion.

Tilt-A-Whirl™ Power Requirements:

100 Amps/240 Volt/60 Hz/Three Phase


Seven-2HP Three Phase drives



Seven cars; 3 adults or 4 children per car.

600 lbs. (270 kg) capacity per car


Off the transport trailer (ride only): 12′ 4″ (3.76 m)

On the transport trailer: 13′ 6″ (4.11 m)



Circumference 135′ (41.2 m)

43′ (12.9 m) Diameter

plus an additional 6′ x 9.5′ (1.8 m x 2.9 m) entrance area

and one additional 6′ x 6′ (1.8 m x 1.8 m) exit.

2800 Sq. ft. (360 sq. m)



Off the transport trailer (ride only): 28,640 lbs. (12,991 kg) without patrons

On transport trailer: 42,640 lbs. (19,341 kg)


Operators Pedestal Controls:


Ride Run Switch

Emergency Stop

Flashing Lights Switch

Start Button

Brake Switch

Light Switch

Brake Indicator Light


Average set-up time is 3 hours with four people.

Average take-down time is 2½ hours with four people.


Local Regulation:

Any and all special modifications or documentation that are requested to be made on the Tilt-A-Whirl or its accessories due to codes, rules and regulations as placed in force by insurance companies, towns, cities, states, countries or other political subdivisions or government agencies are the responsibility of the buyer.


Generation 5 “G5” Tilt-A-Whirl™ Electric 7 – All the features of a traditional Tilt-A-Whirl with fiberglass car bodies.


Light Systems – Both Traditional and Generation 5 Tilt-A-Whirls come with lights.


All three light packages include stainless steel light boxes, three back-lit signs with Tilt-A-Whirl logo, three 1500 watt Quartz lights for illuminating the sidewalk areas during loading and unloading. Please choose from the following three light systems:


Ultra-Light System – UL recognized E-14 sockets and lenses made from unbreakable UL approved Lexan. Lenses are available in 14 standard translucent colors. Ultra-Lights chase using a Rocox flasher.


LED Lights – Bright and Energy efficient with Lexan lenses.


Fluorescent Light System – Standard fluorescent tubes with protective sleeves available in many colors.

Transport Trailer 53′ (16.2 m) Drop deck trailer with air ride suspension. Includes one ton electric hoist and trolley. 150′ Lead wire and connector package for portable E-7 Tilt-A-Whirl also included.




Larson International, Inc. offers the option of creating a One-of-a-Kind Tilt-A-Whirls™ to match any park theme!
The Tilt-A-Whirl™ lends itself well to customization to meet your specific needs. Through customization you can add your company logo, select coordinating color schemes, canvas and decals.


Larson also offers the option of developing an entirely new theme for your Tilt-A-Whirl™. Storybook Land in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey customized their Tilt-A-Whirl™ to have a turtle theme called “Turtle Whirl”. Holiday World in Santa Clause, Indiana also created a custom turkey theme for their Tilt-A-Whirl™.  Pacific Park of Santa Monica, CA created their shark attack themed Tilt-A-Whirl™,  “Shark Frenzy”.

With your ideas and our designers, Larson International can design a One-of-a-Kind ride themed just for YOU!



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