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Tamiya - TAMC0401 TAM58391 58391 950344583911 4950344583911
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Tamiya 1/10 Hotshot Kit
 
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the 1/10 scale electric powered, radio controlled, re-release
of the 1985 Tamiya Hotshot Off-Road Buggy Kit.

FEATURES

Chassis: Monocoque ABS Resin
Drive: Four wheel shaft drive with dogbone type linkage
Motor: Type 540 with aluminum heat sink and connectors
Electronic Speed Control: Tamiya TEU-104BK w/reverse
Shocks: Front and rear mono type horizontally mounted
Gearboxes: Sealed
Differentials: Planetary gear
Transmission: Single-speed
Tires: Spike, Front 3" (77mm) diameter, 1.1" (28.5mm) wide
Rear 3" (77mm) diameter, 1.4" (37mm) wide
Wheels: Nylon resin, White in color
Front 1" (25.4mm) wide, 2" (51mm) diameter
Rear 1.3" (33mm) wide, 2" (51mm) diameter
Bumpers: Front plastic
Suspension: Four wheel double wishbone
Camber Tie Rods: Non-adjustable
Steering Tie Rods: Adjustable
Steering: Bell crank type with servo saver

INCLUDES

Tamiya Hotshot buggy with two shocks, 540 motor, heat sink
Electronic Speed Control, body, tires, wheels, 13 and 15 tooth
tooth pinion gears, spur gear, instructions and decal sheet
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REQUIREMENTS

Radio: 2-Channel with 1 Servo for Steering
Radio Batteries: (8) AA size
Battery: 6-cell w/standard connector
Charger: AC/DC Timed or Peak for 6-cell battery
Paint: Polycarbonate safe spray or brush-on
Misc. Items: Building and track equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

VEHICLE-
Length: 15.3" (390mm)
Width: 9.2" (235mm)
Height: 5.9" (150mm)
Weight: 2.8lbs (1270g) approximately
Gear Ratio: 10.43:1 with 13T pinion gear
8.704:1 with 15T pinion gear
BODY-
Length: 8.7" (220mm)
Width: 3.7" (95mm) at rear wheels (widest point)
3.1" (80mm) at front wheels (thinnest point)
Height: 2.3" (59mm)

COMMENTS

For Replacement Ball Bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Qty. Bearing Set
1 5x11mm Rear Gear Assembly 1 DTXC1547
1 5x8mm Rear Gear Assembly 1 DTXC1523

Body pictured on the box is painted Red with decals applied

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
THIS IS THE 1/10 SCALE RADIO CONTROL TAMIYA HOTSHOT BUGGY KIT. FEATURES: ELECTRONIC SPEED CONTROL, 4 WHEEL DOUBLE WISHBONE SUSPENSION, 540 MOTOR, TWO OIL FILLED MONO SHOCKS, 4 WHEEL SHAFT DRIVE W/DOGBONE TYPE LINKAGE, DECALS, 13 & 15 TOOTH PINION GEARS, F & R DIFF GEARS REQUIRES: 2CH RADIO, 1 SERVO, 6 CELL FLAT BATTERY & CHARGER, BUILDING EQUIP.

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