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Tamiya 1/12 Volkswagen Type 2 (T1) Wheelie Kit
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This is the the 1/12 scale, electric powered, radio controlled,
Tamiya Volkswagen Type 2 (T1) Off-Road Van.


Chassis: WR-02 plastic monocoque type with wheelie bar
Drive: Rear wheel
Motor: 540 size brushed, with 18T pinion gear
ESC: Tamiya TEU-104BK with reverse
Differential: Bevel gear
Suspension: Four wheel double wishbone
Front Bumper: Plastic with two coil springs to absorb minor impacts
Body: Clear polycarbonate with injection molded driver figure
Gearbox: Preassembled and sealed
Shocks: Plastic body, friction (not oil-filled)
Tires: Off-road V-pattern 2.7" (68mm) wide, 2.04" (52mm) diameter
Wheels: White plastic 2.3" (57.5mm) wide, 2.04" (52mm) diameter
Caster: Adjustable, caster/toe-in refers to the angle of the front
suspension when viewed from the side of the car in relation to the
Camber: Non-adjustable


Tamiya Volkswagen Type 2 (T1) Off-Road Van, Clear Body, Driver Figure
Tires, Wheels, 540 size Motor, ESC, Decals and Instruction Manual


Radio: 2-channel with high-torque steering servo
AA Batteries: 4 or 8 depending on transmitter
Battery: 6-cell stick with standard connector
Battery Charger: For selected battery pack
Paint: Polycarbonate safe spray or brush-on
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Finished specs not provided by manufacturer
Length: 11.7" (298mm)
Width: 5.5" (139mm)
Height: 5.1" (130mm)


To upgrade to Ball Bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Qty. Bearing Set
2 5x11mm Rear Uprights 1 DTXC1547
2 5x11mm Front Uprights 1 DTXC1547
6 5x11mm Gearbox 3 DTXC1547

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This is the electric powered 1/12 scale Tamiya Volkswagen Type Van Kit. FEATURES: 540 motor, friction shocks, WR-02 plastic chassis, sealed gearbox w/ bevel gear diff, clear polycarbonate body, decals, ESC w/reverse, 4 wheel double wishbone suspension, rear wheel drive, front plastic bumper w/springs REQUIRES: 2-ch radio, servo, battery, charger, bldg equip.

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