Item# 58666

Rc Comical Hornet

Wr02Cb

Price: $223.00
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The original Hornet needs little introduction. It was a Tamiya legend which inspired legions of fans since the 1980s. For many, it was their very first introduction ... Learn more

Rc Comical Hornet

  1. Description

    The original Hornet needs little introduction. It was a Tamiya legend which inspired legions of fans since the 1980s. For many, it was their very first introduction into the world of radio control assembly kits. The original Hornet is still among TamiyaΓÇÖs best-selling kits to this day. Now the legend is re-imagined as the Comical Hornet, with a new body inspired by the famous original. The re-imagined body, which includes a newly designed driver figure, sits on a new and dedicated variant of the proven off-road chassis: the WR-02CB.

    WR-02CB Chassis - Great Fun Awaits!
    The WR-02CB chassis is an exciting chassis at home on- and off-road, providing smooth driving and the potential for exciting wheelies! It features a pre-assembled gearbox with motor already attached to save hassle in the assembly process. Long suspension arms and CVA oil dampers make for excellent off-road performance, while underguard and side guards give great protection. A rear wheelie bar helps support the model when it leans back, maintaining a fun wheels-in-the air stance as the model plunges forward. Green and white 2-piece wheels are joined by bubble tires (front: ribbed, rear: round block) for a fun look and drive.

    ΓÇó 1/10 scale R/C model assembly kit. Length: 356mm, width: 244mm. Wheelbase: 170mm.
    ΓÇó Durable monocoque centerpiece and inline battery pack position, 4-wheel double wishbone suspension and 2-piece steering tie-rod set up.
    ΓÇó Polycarbonate body with sticker design based on the original Hornet.
    ΓÇó Orange and white 2-piece wheels use bubble tires (front: ribbed, rear: round block)
    ΓÇó Includes headlight cases, allowing installation of separately sold 5mm LEDs. They use separate polycarbonate lens components.
    ΓÇó Comes with a newly designed helmeted driver figure with hands gripping a steering wheel.
    ΓÇó Suspension arms feature multiple damper attachment holes for easily adjustable performance.
    ΓÇó Oil-filled CVA Mini shock units provide superb cushioning, even on rough off-road surfaces.
    ΓÇó Includes Tamiya TBLE-02S ESC (electronic speed control) Capable of running sensor brushless motors and brushed motors alike. (21.5 Turn BL motor limit) (23 Turn brushed motor limit)
    ΓÇó Includes 540-type brushed motor.
    ΓÇó Internal Gear Ratio: 18.3:1
    ΓÇó Includes wheelie bar.
    ΓÇó Requires: 2-channel radio, steering servo, 7.2-volt battery pack & charger, and Tamiya PS/TS paint. NOTE: Must use round type stick battery pack. Square shaped batteries will not fit the battery compartment.

    Parts Description
  2. Specifications

    • Adjustable Gear Ratio Yes
    • Bearings Plastic bushing
    • Body Material Polycarbonate
    • Body Stickers Included
    • Chassis Material ABS Plastic
    • Chassis Type WR-02CB
    • Construction Type Assembly Kit
    • Differential Type Gear
    • Drive Type 2WD
    • Electronic Speed Control (esc) Includes Tamiya TBLE-02S ESC (electronic speed control) Capable of running sensor brushless motors and brushed motors alike. (21.5 Turn BL motor limit) (23 Turn brushed motor limit)
    • Led Lights Not Included, but sold separately
    • Motor Brushed 540 Type
    • Requires A 2-channel radio, steering servo, 7.2volt round case battery & battery charger, and Tamiya PS paint.
    • Scale 1/10
    • Shock Damper CVA Oil Filled
    • Suspension 4-wheel fully independent double wishbone
    • Terrain Use Multi-Purpose
  3. Paints Needed

    The colors below are the paints called out in the assembly manual of the model kit. All spray can paints (AS, TS and PS) are available in 100ml.

    1. Ps-5 Black
      Ps-5 Black Item# 86005 100Ml Spray Can
      Price: $7.00
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