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World's tallest water slide tested, set for opening

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The world's tallest water slide gets its first real riders.

Its opening in Kansas City has been delayed several times due to safety concerns.

The slide was first tested with a sandbag last month.

Over the weekend, the slide's engineers took the plunge down the near vertical drop at speeds of over 65 miles per hour.

No word on when it will be open to the public.

WATCH THE VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NG-uY2wze2Y

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