This is a special edition of Item 56301 King Hauler, which was the first in the Tamiya series of 1/14 scale Tractor Trucks. The King Hauler was first introduced in 1993 and has been a favorite among R/C enthusiasts for many years. The body parts of this edition kit come pre-painted in Metallic Black straight from the factory floor.
Tamiya's Tractor Truck Series come with authentic suspension with leaf springs. Power is provided by a 540-size front mounted motor, and 3-speed gear changes are possible via a 4-channel transmitter. Tamiya's Tractor Trucks may be connected to separately-sold semi-trailers.
This is the Radio Controlled, Electric Powered, 1/14 scale Metallic Black Edition King Hauler Tractor Truck by Tamiya. Compatible with all 1/14 scale Tamiya Trailers. FEATURES: Transmission: 3-speed constant mesh gears, shift on the fly both in forward and reverse, adjustable gear ratio Chassis: Metal ladder frame Motor: 540 size brushed Suspension: Heavy duty metal leaf-springs and coil spring friction shocks Drive: Propeller-shaft driven rear axles (both axles are used to to drive the truck Numerous scale body accessories including metal grab rails and side mirror supports, metal dual exhaust pipes and chrome plated parts (grille,fuel tanks, side steps, horns, wipers, visor, rims, bumpers, light mounts, mirrors and tire guards) Oilite bearings (bushings) Body: Injection molded, metallic black in color Steering: Bellcrank mechanism INCLUDES: Metallic Black Edition King Hauler Tractor Truck, with Motor, Body, Body Accessories, and Instruction Manual REQUIRES: Radio: 4-channel with 4-channel receiver If not using the Tamiya Multi Function Unit an analog or digital radio may be used If using the Tamiya Multi Function Unit use only an analog radio **Important-if using the Multi Function Control, see COMMENTS** Electronic Speed Control: Tamiya TEU302BK (TAMM3178) recommended, do not use the Tamiya TEU101BK or the TEU104BK Battery: 6-cell stick pack Charger for battery pack Building and track equipment SPECS: Length: 23.62" (600mm) Width: 7.1" (180mm) Height: 10.03" (255mm) Weight (with radio gear installed): approx. 7lbs (3.17kg) Low (1st) gear ratio: 1:32.49 Middle (2nd) gear ratio: 1:17.66 Top (3rd) gear ratio: 1:10.66 COMMENTS: The Tamiya Multi Function Control Unit (TAMC6511) not included, provides many different truck related sound effects. The Multi Function Control Unit REQUIRES an FM type radio only with analog trims such as the Tamiya 4YWD, TAMJ5252. There is a light kit available separately for this truck and a light kit available for the trailer, TAMC0652. jxs 09/04/13 ir/jxs