Monster GT MGT 8.0 RTR
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Insane ground-pounding power will be unleashed when you start up the Team Associated MGT 8.0! Based on the original MGT design, with the addition of an Associated 8.0cc engine, the MGT 8.0 is Team Associated's most powerful truck to date! Reinforced to handle the massive power the 8.0cc engine delivers, the MGT 8.0 comes factory assembled with a high performance XP 2.4GHz 3-channel radio system, the Pro-Start engine starting system, a 2-speed automatic transmission with reverse, eight coil-over oil filled shocks, full precision ball bearings, specially designed Team Associated all-terrain tires, and a painted body.
- Team Associated 8.0cc (.50ci) engine for insane power
- The 2-speed automatic transmission with reverse has improved durability to handle the massive power
- MGT 8.0 body and bumpers
- Super heavy-duty 4-shoe aluminum clutch
- Large 22mm metal wheel drive hexes
- Reinforced engine mounting plate
- Specially designed high-grip, off-road Team Associated tires
- New heavy-duty roll bar for better protection
- Improved carburetor design makes tuning easier and holds tune longer
- New heavy-duty brake disc and pad
- Wheelie bar with integrated roller makes pulling off the ultimate wheelie easily
- Pro-Start engine starting system, Glow Igniter and Fuel Bottle included!
- High Performance XP 2.4GHz 3-channel radio system included!
- Internal Gear Ratio: 1st gear: 2.46. 2nd gear: 1.70.
Required to Complete
Foam Air Filter Oil
D-size cell for gloe igniter
7.2v stick pack for ProStart
Charger for stick pack
AA Batteries, 12
Nitro Fuel, 15%-30% only
- Items Required to Complete (5)
- Replacement Parts (98)
- Optional Items (7)
- Upgrade and Hop-up Parts (2)
- Exploded View (PDF, 5.9 M)
This is the 1/8 scale glow powered, 2.4GHz radio controlled, Associated MGT 8.0 off-road ready-to-run monster truck. FEATURES: Chassis: Extruded aluminum Drive: Four wheel Drive Type: Shaft driven with CVA center drive shafts and large 22mm metal wheel drive hexes Radio: Associated XP 3G 2.4GHz Engine: Two stroke Associated AE 8.0cc (.50 cu in) with Pro-Start electric starter, aluminum bodied slide valve carburetor, two-stage foam air filter, reinforced mounting plate Exhaust: Tuned pipe with header Fuel Tank: Dual pickup for continuous fuel flow Clutch: Aluminum, four-shoe high-performance, 20 tooth clutch bell Transmission: Two-speed automatic with reverse Ball Bearings: Fully equipped Shocks: Eight oil-filled, composite body with coil-over spring Main Gear: 49 tooth, Gearbox: Sealed, front and rear Differentials: Planetary geared Brakes: Heavy duty single disk Tires: 6.75" (165mm) diameter, 3.5" (89mm) wide all-terrain treaded rubber Wheels: Chrome plated plastic 22mm hex size Body: Highly detailed painted pickup truck (NOTE: color scheme may vary between samples) Bumpers: Chrome plated front and rear Suspension: Four wheel independent A-arm type Ride Height: 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 chassis Camber: Adjustable, camber refers to the angle of the tops of the tires from vertical when viewed from front or behind vehicle Steering: Bell-crank Brake: Single disc Servo Saver: Included INCLUDES: Associated MGT 8.0 GT 21 with 8 oil-filled shocks, .50 (8.0cc) engine glow plug, Pro-Start electric starter, 20.25oz (600ml) fuel bottle, foam air filter, painted lexan body, tires, foam inserts, wheels, 2.4GHz radio, 20 tooth clutch bell, 49 tooth spur gear, and illustrated instruction manual REQUIRES: Radio Batteries: 12 AA size Glow Starter Battery: 1 D size 6-cell stick pack and charger for the pro start system Misc. Items: Building and track equipment Fuel: 2-cycle glow fuel with 15%-30% nitromethane, 14% lubricant- Most of the fuels we carry meet or exceed the lubricant content required for optimum performance and maximum engine life. In the past, the conventional lubricant content used in fuel was 18%. But with new advanced technologies, fuels like Red Alert and O'Donnell for example, have a better quality of lubricants even though the percentages of lubricant content are lower. These high-tech lubricants provide exceptional cooling and protection. SPECS: Vehicle- Length: 24.17" (614mm) Width: 17.24" (438mm) Height: Not Listed Weight: 13lbs (5900g) Wheelbase: 14.49" (368mm) Ground Clearance: Not Listed Tires: 6.75" (171mm) outside diameter - 3.25" (82mm) width Body- Length: 20.5" (521mm) Width: 7.75" (197mm) Height: 5.25" (133mm) COMMENTS: For Replacement Ball Bearings use: Qty. Size Location Bearing Set Qty. 2 5x10mm Clutch 1-DTXC1535 2 6x12mm Front Wheels 1-DTXC1569 2 6x12mm Rear Wheels 1-DTXC1569 2 5x10mm Idler Gear 1-DTXC1535 2 8x16mm Front Gearbox 1-DTXC1585 2 8x16mm Rear Gearbox 1-DTXC1585 2 8x16mm Center Transmission 1-DTXC1585 8 6x12mm Center Transmission 4-DTXC1569 1 10x19x5 Center Transmission 1-ASCC9715 jxs 10/25/07 kpm12/05/2007 ir/jxs