The massive American rig has joined Tamiya s 1/14 scale tractor truck stable. Tamiyas model of the Ford Aeromax tractor truck boasts both large scale realism and authentic functions. Servo-shifted 3-speed transmission is mounted at the front of the aluminum ladder frame.
Click here to see how the 3Speed transmission works on this vehicle.
The Tamiya 3-Speed Transmission allows shift on the fly Low - Med - High, both in forward and reverse.
Using the left stick, you can switch gears on the fly. While pushing forward move stick left (low), Middle (med) or right (high). You can also start off in one of those speeds by being in that position before pressing forward. Please note, going too fast could result in flipping over your truck. Reverse Movement:
Using the left stick, you can switch gears on the fly. While pulling backwards move stick left (low), Middle (med) or right (high). You can also start off in one of those speeds by being in that position before pulling backwards. Please note, going too fast could result in jack-knife of your truck. Steering:
Using right stick press right to turn right and left to turn left while in motion.
Specs and Features
Length: 24.17 inches (614mm)
Width: 7.48 inches (190mm)
Wheelbase: 17.60 inches (447mm)
Front Tread: 6.14 inches (156mm)
Rear Tread: 5.43 inches (138mm)
Weight: 6.39 lbs. (2900g)
Chassis: Aluminum ladder
Suspension: Solid Axle
Damper Type: Metal friction
Drive Train: Gearbox (3-speed)
Gear Ratio: 10.6:1 - With the 3-speed gearbox, 10.6:1, 17.7:1 and 32.4:1 are possible
Differential Type: Bevel Gear
Engine: Electric 540
Wheels & Tires: Chrome/Radial
Body Type: Styrene(plastic)
Radio Control Unit: (not included) Can be operated with a 2-channel radio but a 4-channel system is recommended for potential future options.
Battery: Requires a 7.2V battery and charger