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Tamiya 1/10 Sand Scorcher VW Bug Racer 2010 2WD Kit
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This is the electric powered, radio controlled, 1/10 scale
Sand Scorcher Buggy Kit.


Chassis: 0.08" (2mm) thick FRP main frame with duralumin plate for
added strenth and flexibility
Drive: Rear wheel
Motor: 540 type
Electronic Speed Control: Tamiya TEU-104BK with reverse
Transmission: Single-speed
Gearbox: Transparent plastic, fully enclosed, die cast metal and
clear resin components
Body: Polystyrene, trimmed and molded in white
Bumper: Front reinforced resin with integrated metal bars
Shocks: Oil filled
Ball Bearings: Full set
Tires: Front ribbed 2.7" (69mm) diameter, 0.71" (18mm) wide
Rear paddle 3.1" (79.5mm) diameter, 1.6" (40mm) wide
Wheels: Three-piece center lock, molded in white
Suspension: Front double trailing arm, die cast front and rear arms
and metal uprights, swing axle rear suspension with metal torsion
Camber: Non-adjustable
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
Steering: Bellcrank type with servo saver


Sand Scorcher Buggy Kit, 540 motor, white plastic body, tires, wheels
oil-filled shocks, decals, 15T pinion gear, instruction manual,
70 tooth spur gear, driver bust and ESC


Radio: 2-Channel with one servo
AA Radio Batteries: Eight for transmitter
Battery: Tamiya recommends a small 7.4V LiPo battery such as the
ElectriFly 2 cell 1200mAh LiPo battery (GPMP0835)
Connector: Deans Ultra Female to Kyosho type connector, DTXC2209 if
using a battery with a Deans Ultra Female plug
Balancer: If using LiPo battery with balance port
Charger: LiPo compatible, if using ElectriFly battery listed above,
the ElectriFly PolyCharge (GPMM3010) will work fine and requires
a 12V power source such as a car battery or power supply
Paint: Tamiya TS series lacquer or equivalent
Misc. Items: Building and track equipment


Length: 15.7" (400mm)
Width: 8.3" (210mm)
Height: 5.9" (150mm)
Weight: 3.8lbs (1730g)
Length: 13.6" (345mm)
Width: 6.8" (173mm) at widest point
Height: 4.7" (120mm)


For Replacement Ball Bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Qty Bearing Set
2 5x11mm Final Gear Shaft 1 DTXC1547
2 5x11mm Counter Gear 1 DTXC1547
2 5x11mm Drive Shaft 1 DTXC1547
2 5x11mm Rear Shafts 1 DTXC1547
4 5x11mm Front Wheels 2 DTXC1547
To paint the body to match the pictures on the box, order the
following Tamiya colors;
French Blue TAMR5010 Gloss Black TAMR1518
Pure White TAMR5026 Clear Orange TAMR1526
White Flat Black TAMR1701
Red TAMR1507 Flat Flesh TAMR1715

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This is the electric powered, Tamiya Sand Scorcher Off-Road Buggy Kit. FEATURES: 540 motor, ESC, waterproof case installs over chassis, white plastic body, oil-filled shocks, die-cast front & rear suspension arms, plastic rollcage around motor, decals, molded driver bust REQUIRES: 2-ch radio, 8 AA batteries, battery, charger, building & track equip.

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 LXYDW6 Duratrax Adapter Standard Male Plug to Star Male Plug
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5.49   In Stock
 LXDHJD Duratrax Onyx AA Alkaline Battery (4)
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2.99   In Stock
 LXHNW5 Great Planes ElectriFly PolyCharge DC LiPo Charger
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19.99   Early Jan
 LXMGS7 Great Planes ElectriFly Equinox LiPo Cell Balancer
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34.99   In Stock
 LXCFZM Great Planes ElectriFly LiPo 2S 7.4V 1200mAh 30C Star
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16.99   In Stock
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