1/16 German Tiger I Early Production Kit
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- 1/16 scale R/C tank assembly kit
- Aluminum Gun Barrel and Item 49209 1/16 German Tiger I Early Production Photo-Etched Grille Set
- Included to depict a Tiger I as it was deployed to the North African desert: Mantlet, Air Cleaners, Hatch Underside, Commander Figure and Decals
- DMD Control Unit and DMD Multi-Function Unit to enable realistic tank movement
- Pre-assembled gearboxes with type 380 motors provide ample power to maneuver the tank
- Torsion bar spring suspension is combined with pre-assembled track, providing realistic maneuverability
- Requires 4-channel transmitter with self-neutral function (Futaba Attack T4VWD is recommended), battery pack, and batteries for transmitter
This is a limited edition version of item 56010 1/16 R/C German Tiger I Early Production Full-Option Kit. It includes extensive Detail-Up Parts to enable the modeler to achieve a higher level of realism.
Not compatible with radio systems that have digital trims. Trims must be analog for the DMD unit to operate correctly.
Note: 4-channel transmitter with analog trims, 7.2 volt battery and charger, modeling glue, Tamiya TS spray paint or Acrylic paints needed to complete the model.
This is Tamiya's German Tiger I Early Production 1/16th Scale Full-Option, Electric Radio Controlled Tank Kit. Africa Corps version with correct Mantlet, Air Cleaners Hatch Underside, Commander Figure and Decals. For Intermediate to Advanced Adult Modelers. FEATURES: Tank moves forward, reverse, turns and has a three hundred sixty degree rotating gun turret. Main gun on turret can be moved between 15 degree elevation and eight degree depression with mechanical sounds. Moving speed and position is controlled via the transmitter stick. Flash and recoil of main gun muzzle is linked with realistic 88mm gunfire sound provided by the included DMD Multi Function Unit Speaker box at rear of frame provides the digitally recorded engine sound Pre-assembled tracks are supported with metal rods for reliable performance on hard terrain. Combined with independent suspension with stainless torsion bar springs just like the real tank, the tracks and suspension provide smooth and realistic maneuverability on rough terrain In addition to the two channel FET amplifier for operating the two running motors, the Tiger I is equipped with a separate amplifier for the turret rotation motor and gun elevation motor. Control system features steering adjustment trimmer for running stability and fail safe system for circuit protection making the Tiger I as easy to control as an R/C car. Pre-assembled gearbox Lifelike paintable commander figure stands inside tank hatch Stickers supplied to reproduce coating Aluminum frame, metal torsion bars and sprocket wheels INCLUDES: Tiger I Early Production tank with DMD Control Unit, Multi- Function Unit, speaker, recoil, flash, gun elevation and turret control units, two 380 size motors, commander figure, operation manual, decal sheet REQUIRES: Radio: 4 channel stick system with analog trim, the Futaba 4YF FM system on ground frequency, FUTJ4060-FUTJ4090 will work fine **servos not required, DMD unit plugs directly into receiver** Batteries: Two 7.2V NiCd or NiMH stick packs Battery Charger: To match selected batteries Misc. Items: Tools for assembly, spray and brush-on paint, modeling knife and cement. SPECS: Length: 25.2" (640mm) including gun Width: 9.25" (235mm) Height: 9.25" (235mm) including figure Weight: 9.4lbs (4250g) fully equipped COMMENTS: Tamiya recommends the following paint to finish this model; TS-1 Red Barn, TAMR5001 TS-4 German Gray, TAMR5004 TS-2 Dark Green, TAMR5002 X-10 Gun Metal, TAMR1510 TS-3 Dark Yellow, TAMR5003 X-11 Chrome Silver, TAMR1511 X-18 Smi Gloss Black, TAMR1518 XF-15 Flat Flesh, TAMR1715 XF-53 Neutral Gray, TAMR1753 XF-56 Metallic Gray, TAMR1756 XF-60 Dark Yellow, TAMR1760 XF-61 Dark Green, TAMR1761 XF-63 German Gray, TAMR1763 XF-64 Red Brown, TAMR1764 XF-65 Field Gray, TAMR1765 jxs 03/01/12 ir/jxs