Tamiya Mechanical Sliding Fox with Vibrating Action Model Kit
Model Number: 71116
The Tamiya Mechanical Sliding Fox with Vibrating Action from the Mechanical Model range is ideal for taking your first steps into the world of mechanics.
The Mechanical Sliding Fox with Vibrating Action has a internal motor spins a cylindrical plate with a weight (a screw) placed on one side creating an updown rapid vibrating movement. This vibration is then conveyed to 3 rods that smoothly propel the model forward in a sliding type movement.
Easy assembly using snap-on parts and screws.
Powered by a Type 130 motor.
Direction can be easily altered by changing the direction of the rods.
Speed can be adjusted by changing the angle of the rods.
Body shape designed to represent various popular animals whilst maintaining a curved form to move around obstacles. Eyes act as rollers also helping model to smoothly work around obstacles.
Games and races can be easily made by building an obstacle course using cardboard etc. Best performance on smooth flat surfaces. Requires 1 R1/AAA/UM4 battery (sold separately)
Model: 71116 Mechanical Sliding Fox with Vibrating Action
Reviewed by James Ritchie
Mechanical sliding Fox with Vibrating Action
Good Value Fun & educational toy for children of all ages .Teaches control by allowing Changes to the direction of travel & Speed Easy to Build for children with some supervision..
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