Tamiya R/C Frog Model Kit
Model Number: 58354
Surface: Off Road
This item will be available in 3 days on 1st March 2017
It can be pre-ordered below.
The Tamiya Frog 1/10th scale RC buggy was First introduced in 1983. The 2WD racing buggy Frog made a huge splash with its eye-catching design and high performance running. The Frog now makes a comeback as a kit radio control buggy model. Sleek polycarbonate body is to be painted in the legendary two tone coloring and original stickers placed to relive a past time era.
2WD Chassis Packed with Innovation
Electric R/C racing buggy features ABS space frame and nylon suspension and bumper for a lightweight yet rugged form that is perfect for off road running. Battery is held in ultra-low position, giving this car the stability and weight balance to handle rough terrain and wild jumps.
Advanced 4-wheel independent suspension composed of front double wishbone type featuring in-board spring and durable steel radius arm. Rear trailing arm type features horizontally mounted aluminum cylinder oil dampers for effective shock absorbtion.
Sealed differential gearbox ensures high speed cornering, while full gearbox ball bearings and 3-step gear ratio secures maximum transmission efficiency.
About the Model
- Includes TEU-101BK ESC (Electronic Speed Control)
- Includes re-designed side aluminum dampers inspired by TRF shock design.
- Includes re-designed dog-bone style drive train with original rubber boots.
- Reintroducing the original 2WD buggy masterpiece featuring ABS resin space frame, horizontally oil dampers, inboard spring type front suspension.
- Powered by a Type 540 motor.
- Kit includes straight ribbed racing front tires and high-grip rear spiked tires.
- Wheels are realistic 3-piece type.
- Includes diff gear.
Wide Variety of Option Parts are separately available.
We have packaged the radio control system, battery and charger together for an easy additional purchase.
ELECTRIC KITS REQUIRE:
- 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: 58354 R/C Frog Model Kit
Reviewed by Dazs 45
A school boy wish come true!
The Tamiya Frog is the 2nd RC buggy that I've purchased from Wonderland Models. As with many others owning and building one of these RC buggy's is a throw back to my childhood, unfortunately at that time they were well out of mine or my parents price league. The Frog is for me and my son to build and drive. I ordered the RC kit plus all the required paints and additional "tuned" motor. Originally the kit was out of stock with a due date around mid January however the RC kit and paints etc. were delivered about 8 days before the due date. All items were well packed and in good order. I have yet to build the Frog as I'm nearing completion of my original RC purchase from Wonderland a Tamiya Super Hotshot. Another great RC model and so far a great build despite a couple of snags with the kit that was supplied, these issues were swiftly dealt with and rectified by the staff at Wonderland Models. I would highly recommend purchasing any RC products from Wonderland Models based on my experiences.
Reviewed by Neil Williams
Product is fantastic, brings back so many memories. Quick delivery and good service.
Reviewed by Niall Allen
I buckled again and bought another RC car from Wonderland models. This is as good as I remember it being, back in the 80s when all I could afford as a kid was the Grasshopper. I'm still in the process of building it (whilst deciding on how to paint it). Excellent RC car, and now I just need to find a display case to store them all!
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