Tamiya Volvo FH-16 8X4 Tow Truck Model Kit

Brand: Tamiya

Model Number: 56362

Scale: 1/14

Surface: On Road

This item will be available in 6 days on 5th June 2020
It can be pre-ordered below.

This product can only be sent by courier due to its size or weight or because of Royal Mail restrictions on its carriage. For more details click here.

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The Tamiya R/C Volvo FH-16 Globetrotter 8x4 Rescue Tow Truck Model Kit is a highly accurate 1/14 scale radio control model that recreates a Volvo FH-16 Heavy Tow Truck.

Tamiya’s series of ultra-realistic 1/14 scale R/C trucks has offered fun and realistic driving for the past several decades! This new kit takes that driving fun to the next level with this tow truck, which makes its living towing heavy duty vehicles such as semi-tractor trucks. It promises a completely different element of enjoyment to predecessors in the series.

The kit seen here recreates the FH16 that is marketed by Volvo, a renowned manufacturer in the global commercial vehicle market. The FH Series includes a 750hp 16.1-liter turbocharged inline-6 engine.

  • 1/14 scale R/C model assembly kit.
  • Length: 750mm
  • Width: 195mm
  • Height: 300mm
  • Detailed molded plastic depiction of the cab, with photo-etched front grille and interior detail features.
  • This model’s front axles feature the first twin steering system seen in the Tamiya 1/14 Truck series.
  • Includes metal components for excellent durability.
  • Install the new separately available Actuator Set (Item 56553) to control its actions via your R/C transmitter.
  • Ladder frame has aluminum side channels and resin cross members. Power from the front motor is delivered to the two rear axles via a propeller shaft.
  • A built-in differential gear on each axle enables smooth cornering.
  • Highly realistic suspension utilizes metal leaf springs and friction dampers.
  • The model enjoys easy driving thanks to the float-mounted die-cast front and reinforced resin rear axles.
  • Three-speed transmission allows shifting via the R/C transmitter (Note: only one gear is usable when towing).
  • Headlights and taillights can be lit up with separately sold LEDs, and the model is compatible with Item 56523 Tractor Truck Multi-Function Control Unit "Euro-Style" (MFC-03)

Requires:

  • 6 channel radio gear
  • 7.2 battery & charger
  • TS plastic model paint
  • ESC or Truck MFU


We have packaged the radio control system, electronic speed controller, batteries and charger together for an easy additional purchase.

Euro Style Truck Electronics Package: Truck Deal

Manufacturer: Tamiya
Model: 56362 R/C Volvo FH-16 8x4 Tow Truck
Scale: 1/14

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