Supplementary Information for Monster Pick-up TXT-1 Instruction Manual 10/22

1/10 R/C Car Series No. 280 (ITEM 58280)
4x4 Monster Pick-up TXT-1


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Rear View Off-road Performance Chassis Suspension Body
Feel the Power of Twin Motor 4WD!
This R/C machine packs all the power of an American Monster Truck. Tamiya invites you to feel the rumble of parallel twin motors transferring power to the propeller shaft and front/rear axles as this bad-boy takes on extreme 4x4 off-road action.
Heavy-duty Parts for Rugged Driving
Aluminum side frames and suspension arms add a customized feel and ensure high durability. The TXT-1 features a 2-level gearbox for efficient power transmission.
High Performance Wheels
The 4-link rigid wheels feature push rods and locking arms as well as dampers that employ cantilever suspension. The extraordinary suspension stroke and monster tires allow the TXT-1 to handle the hardest of roads.
Colossal Size 510mm Giant
This gargantuan R/C truck has a total length of 510mm and a total width of 385mm. The model emulates the crushing power demonstrated by real-sized American monster tucks as they pound their way over rows of junkyard cars. This unique colossus needs no roads, simply grab the transmitter and watch as the TXT-1 paves a path of its own.

See the powerful TXT-1 in action!
TXT-1 Movie Now you can check out the TXT-1's hardcore off-road performance with just the click of your mouse. The TXT-1's sheer power lets it tackle the harshest terrain- no roads, no problem. But don't just take our word for it, click on the image to check it out!

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240x180 pixel approx. 16seconds (1.1MB)
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See the inner-workings of the TXT-1's suspension displayed via 3D computer graphics!
3D Computer Graphics The TXT-1's characteristic cantilever suspension, and heavy-duty dampers are the tools this machine uses to take on rugged surfaces such as dirt and rock. The TXT-1's unique suspension is now captured on 3D computer graphics.

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Basic Specifications
Overall length: 510mm, Overall width: 385mm, Overall height: 297mm Minimum clearance: 49mm Weight fully equipped: 5,010g (including TP-S3003 servo x 2, TP-R122JE receiver, and RC2400SP battery) Wheel base: 330mm Tread (front and rear): 280mm Chassis material: aluminum Chassis type: ladder frame Steering tie rods: divided in two segments Suspension (front and rear): 4-link rigid Caster angle (f/r): 0 deg. Camber angle (f/r): 0 deg. Toe angle (f/r): 0 deg. Dampers (f/r): CVA damper Drive train: shaft drive 4WD Gear ratio: 34:1 (2) type 540 motors Diff gear system (f/r): 3 bevel diff Speed controller: 3-step speed controller Tire width (f/r): 106mm Tire diameter (f/r): 165mm Tire pattern (f/r): Lug pattern

Required Items (Sold Separately)
R/C Unit: Adspec GT-II or 2 channel 2 servo-type transmitter Battery: Tamiya 7.2V battery Receiver batteries: (4) R6/AA/UM3 Transmitter batteries: (8) R6/AA/UM3
*Caution: Amplifier/CPR unit cannot be used.