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1/10 The Hornet Black Metallic
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  • Finished polycarbonate body and wing have metallic plating applied, and are pre-cut.
  • The model features black plastic wheels.
  • Independent swing axle front suspension utilizes friction dampers.
  • Rolling rigid axle rear suspension is fitted with oil filled dampers.
  • Sealed rear gearbox protects diff gear during off-road running.
  • Stickers included.
  • Note that this model requires a receiver with an antenna cable, as the radio signals will be interfered with by the metallic body if using a receiver with a built-in antenna.
  • Includes TBLE-02s ESC (electronic speed control) capable of running brushed and brushless motors.

This is Limited Edition release of the Hornet, which comes with a black metallic body. This model marks 30 years since the release of the venerable original.

You will need...

2-channel radio gear
7.2 battery & charger

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         This is the radio controlled, electric powered, 1/10 scale            
Tamiya Hornet Off Road Racer
with Limited Edition Body with Black Metallic Finish.

FEATURES: Chassis: Molded from A.B.S. resin, bathtub style, plastic side
Drive: Rear wheel drive
Body: Molded and pretrimmed polycarbonate with limited edition black
metallic finish to commemorate thirty years since the release of
the original
Electronic Speed Control: Tamiya TBLE-02S, set for use with
included brushed motor, may also be used with the Tamiya brushless
motor 01 sensored series
Motor: Mabuchi RS540SH (bushing/sealed endbell)
Plastic bushings
Shocks: Coil-over friction in front and aluminum body oil-filled in
the rear
Gearbox: Sealed rear gearbox
Differentials: Bevel gear
Transmission: Single speed
Tires: 1.4" spiked on the rear and 1.4" ribbed on the front
Wheels: 5-spoke, 3-piece black plastic wheels
Bumpers: Large black plastic tube type front bumper
Suspension: Independent front A-arm and rear rolling rigid axle
Camber Tie Rods: Fixed non-adjustable
Steering Tie Rods: Adjustable
Steering: Two steering rods attach to the servo saver and knuckle arm
servo saver included

INCLUDES: Hornet rolling chassis with rear oil-filled shocks, 540 motor,
Electronic Speed Control, body, tires, 3-piece wheels, 19
tooth 32 pitch pinion gear, 50 tooth counter gear, decal sheet and
instruction manual
REQUIRES: Radio: 2-Channel with steering servo
Radio Batteries: AA size
Battery: 6-cell stick pack w/standard connector (7-cell won't fit)
Charger: AC/DC Timed or Peak for 6-cell battery
Misc. Items: Building and track equipment

Length: 15.74" (400mm)
Width: 9.05" (230mm)
Height: 5.90" (150mm)
Weight: 1.92lbs (874g)(approx.)
Tires- Front: 1.4" ID - 2.85" OD - .80" wide
Rear: 1.4" ID - 3.75" OD - 1.75" wide
Length: 13" (330mm)
Width: 5.5" (139mm) at rear wheels (widest point)
2.25" (57mm) behind from wheels (thinnest point)
Height: 2.8" (72mm)

COMMENTS: To upgrade to Ball Bearings use:
Qty. Size Location Qty. Bearing Set Qty.
1 5x8mm Counter Gear 1 DTXC1523
5 5x11mm Gearbox 3 DTXC1547
4 5x11mm Front Wheels 2 DTXC1547

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