Tamiya R/C Desert Gator Model Kit
Now £94.99 (save £35.00)
Excl. VAT: £79.16
The Tamiya Desert Gator is the latest 1/10th scale released on our DT-02 chassis. The radio control car model features a number of upgrades that fans will go buggy for! The lightweight polycarbonate body and wing feature a sleek design making it one of Tamiya's coolest looking rc buggies.
Oil dampers, adjustable upper arm and full ball bearings mean that the The Tamiya Desert Gator can handle almost anything the track can throw at it, while the grooved front and spiked rear tires give you the grip and handling to make the competition eat your dust!
Unlock the Potential of the DT-02 Chassis!
The lightweight bathtub frame features center-mounted R/C unit and battery for lowered center of gravity and optimum balance.
4-wheel independent double wishbone suspension comes with oil filled dampers, while the upper arm uses double-ended shaft to allow camber angle adjustment. Flat underside allows great skidding performance, while highly responsive suspension ensures excellent road holding on even the toughest surfaces.
Differential gearbox is fully sealed from dirt and stones, ensuring a long life of smooth handling. Full ball bearing configuration employs a total of 14 bearings in gear case and wheel axles, ensuring that motor power is efficiently transmitted to wheels. Features wide grooved front tires and high performance off-road rear tires for enhanced cornering and grip.
About this model
- Length: 384mm, width: 248mm, height: 137mm, weight: 1142g
- Wheelbase: 260mm, ground clearance: 26mm
- 540 Type electric motor
- Transmission Type: Rear 2 Wheel Drive Diff. gear system: 3 bevel diff, gear ratio: 9.28:1
- Tread: 216mm (front), 208mm (rear)
- Steering Tie Rod: 2 part
- Suspension: double wishbone (front & rear)
- Radio: 2-Channel with servo(s)
- Battery: 6-cell flat with standard Tamiya connector
- Charger: AC/DC timed or peak for 6-cell battery
- Paint: PS for polycarbonate
Model: 58344 R/C Desert Gator Model kit
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Tamiya R/C Desert Gator Model Kit 3rd November 2011
I enjoyed building this and look forward to racing my son and his GravelHound (which I also enjoyed building for him).
An initial blast round the car park suggests this car will skid and slide brilliantly.
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