Tamiya 56344 Grand Hauler 1/14 Radio Controlled Truck Kit

Product Code: T56344
Barcode: 4950344563449
$659.99
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The big kahuna of RC trucks

Take control of your very own big rig - this R/C model assembly kit recreates a massive boxy, customized truck like those seen in North America. The model's ladder frame chassis features aluminum side channels with resin cross members and is equipped with a highly realistic suspension utilizing metal leaf springs and friction dampers. A front-mounted motor and 3-speed transmission power the two rear wheel axles, which are fitted with built-in differentials to enable smooth cornering. A 4-channel R/C system and multi-function unit allow you to drive the vehicle and experience realistic lights, sounds and vibrations.

The Grand Hauler resembles a classic customized american tractor truck. The included 540 motor drives a 3-speed transmission, which has no problem turning the dual rear axles. Leaf spring and shocks keep the axles suspended to the metal C-Channel ladder frame, which keeps the power to the pavement.

The realistic, lengthened body features newly-designed parts depicting front and rear bumpers, front grille, air cleaners and muffler covers. Muffler covers are made from metal tubing. Features a tough ladder frame construction with aluminum side channels and plastic cross members. Realistic drivetrain setup sees the front mounted motor powering twin rear axles. Metal leaf spring dampers with built-in coil springs provide durable suspension. Newly-designed 1/14 scale driver figure included. Coupler is included to enable connection with any currently available Tamiya 1/14 scale trailer.


Features

  • Enjoy that customized mood, enhanced by metal plated parts such as the front bumper and radiator grille.
  • The roof also features plated horn and light bezel parts. LEDs can be inserted to light up your model!
  • Plated side mirror parts also include kerb mirrors. Moving metal stays allow adjustment of mirror position.
  • Further detail is added to the oversized air cleaners, with photo-etched parts depicting air intakes.
  • The cab oozes a custom mood, enhanced by parts such as the bulky metal plated sun visor.
  • Lowered step provides storage location for MFC unit. Fuel tanks are also mounted low under the body.
  • Use the coupler to attach any of Tamiya's 1/14 scale trailers, and listen out for the different engine sound.
  • Model utilizes metal pipes to depict mufflers, while their optional covers are gleaming metal-plated resin.
  • Low-down rear bumper offers multiple lamp positions, compatible with LEDs. Fender parts are included.

  • Requires

  • 4 Channel Transmitter
  • NiMH batteries
  • Suitable Charger
  • Poly-carbonate Spray for body shell
  • Steering Servo x 2
  • ESC - Electronic Speed Controller
    • Length: 692mm, width: 190mm, height: 300mm.
    • Terrain use On-Road
    • Drive-train 4-axle semi
    • Drive type 3-speed
    • Drive line Dog bone
    • Differential type Live axle
    • Suspension Leaf spring
    • Steering mechanism Bell-crank
    • Shock damper Friction damper
    • Shock damper material Aluminum
    • Tire type Rubber
    • Tire tread Radial
    • Body material ABS Plastic
    • Chassis material Aluminum & plastic
    • Electronic Speed Control (ESC) Not included
    • ESC model N/A
    • LED Light not included
    • Motor 540-brushed type
    • Bearings Metal bearings
    • Adjustable camber Fixed
    • Adjustable toe angles Front only
    • Adjustable ground clearance Fixed
    • Adjustable gear ratio 3-speed transmission
    • Adjustable wheelbase Fixed
    • Adjustable track width Fixed
    • Adjustable shock angle Fixed