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Full official details of Tamiya 56036 1/16 RC JGSDF Type 10 Main Battle Tank Full Operation Set


The thorough vehicle coverage by sound and light, also real reproduce until movement in 2010 to (-out Marchi people) 10 Expression of formality adopted the Ground Self-Defense Force is the assembly kit of electric radio control tank that was reproduced in 1/16 scale tanks . Performs vehicle coverage that was thorough by full cooperation of the Ground Self-Defense Force, modeled on real slim body with a 120mm Smoothbore and sloping armor. Working tank seems powerful at the beginning a smooth forward and backward and left and right turning, turret turning and gun barrel up and down also can be controlled, and was reproduced to gun barrel after seat and body reaction at the time of shooting. Such as engine sound and main gun firing sound that was recorded from the actual vehicle, sound tuning in each movement. Gun and twin gun also works in conjunction fire light. In addition, by sensing the body posture and turret of the orientation of the running, the gun barrel control system that automatically adjusts the left and right movement of the upper and lower turret and gun barrel is equipped. You can run it constantly toward the gun barrel against preset direction at the transmitter. In addition, the barrel under the control of dedicated servo, to return to the loading angle after firing, also done automatically body avoidance behavior of the barrel when it is directed toward the turret in the rear. Optional battle system also can be mounted.

Driving performance  
Torqueful 540 motors are equipped with two incorporating unit type of gear box to the rear. You can run strong from low enough power to high-speed. Moreover, that controls the left and right turning and forward-reverse in separate motor, adopted almost the same power transmission system and vehicle of transmission. Pivot turn from slow turning, I realized the more realistic maneuvering sense to ultra pivot turn.

Turret, gun barrel behavior 
Turret can be adjusted by turning speed operation of the transmitter, produce a sense of realism realistic operating noise. In addition, when the turret while lowering the gun barrel to pivot at the rear, the barrel is avoidance behavior that is automatically horizontal state to avoid the car body (Dick clearance function) also carried out by control of the servo. Main gun with fire light by the orange LED, thrilling fire sound synchro. The set has been recoil for gear box inside the turret, sitting rear barrel is quickly along with the firing sound, reproduced a series of movement back smoothly. In addition, it becomes loaded angle gun barrel after the main gun firing is automatically elevation, was reproduced behavior that put the following bullets that go back to the original position followed.

About Ground Self-Defense Force Type 10 
By using the latest technology has been formality adopted in 2010, state-of-the-art tanks 10 Expression of the Ground Self-Defense Force (-out Marchi people) is tank. Equipped with 44 caliber 120mm Smoothbore domestic the main gun. Including the performance improvement of the fire control equipment, by the automatic tracking function and gun stabilizer, it is said to be proud of the accuracy of Freikugeln against moving target object even in the S-shaped slalom run. The C4I (Command Control Communication Computer and Intelligence) and each unit by introducing a system called, became possible combat in collaboration. Power unit V-type 8-cylinder diesel turbo engine output 1,200 horsepower was finished in compact. The combination of the stepless automatic transmission steering machine, and has realized the excellent mobility. Suspension before and after the vehicle, right and left, total oil pressure expression that can be controlled up and down attitude. Furthermore, by employing a module armor such as the turret enhance the operability and defense force, can be quick trailer for deployment to Japan. Troops deployed from 2012 is started, while promoting the operation and crew education, making it the expected to be deployed by sequentially alternating with Type 74 tanks.


12.7mm heavy machine gun also realistic finish that is attached to the top of the cupola circular rail for vehicle length.


Turret front on both sides reproducibility fire smoke device 4 twin 2 groups that are equipped with a unique arrangement.


Headlight, control operation lights, control the vehicle width lamps can be turned on by LED


Including the mesh part of the turret rear basket, and using an etching parts in the engine compartment on the deck grill below it.


Made in soft resin side skirts have a texture.


Control tail light (red), control brake light (red), reversing light (white), tail light (red) is lit LED.


Main gun can be controlled up-and-down motion of up to about 10 degrees elevation, depression about 6 degrees by dedicated servo.


The turret ring built-in 20 pieces of metal balls, and achieve a smooth turning.


Main gun with fire light by the orange LED, thrilling fire sound synchro.


Gun lower left of 7.62mm Rensoju is, intermittent tuning launch light orange LED to the firing sound.


Bass reflex type of speakers the two sets of plastic box in diameter 57mm.


Torqueful 540 is equipped with a gear box of two incorporating unit formula motor to rear.


Duralumin chassis, and extensive use of metal parts such as die-cast drive sprocket and suspension arm to ensure the strength.


Strength using a metal pin and die-cast connector also enough consolidated pre-crawler.


Centralized equipped with a major mechanical and traction battery in the turret. Desorption of the upper turret also easy by four magnets were placed on the mechanical deck.


Gun control system 
The image of the movement of the Type 10 was adopted advanced fire control system, was equipped with a “gun barrel control system”. Equipped with a control board in each of the body-turret, the turret control board and a built-in gyro chip. By sensing the body posture and turret of the orientation of the running, automatically adjust the left and right movement of the top and bottom and the turret of gun barrel. Simply pre-set the position of the gun barrel at the transmitter, you always can be run while the direction you have set the gun barrel.


2.4 GHz Proportional Radio Control that allows running more than one  
Stick type of 4ch transmitter, running for 7.2V battery, also set such as charger. RC mecha without the need for band adjustment by Crystal exchange, feel free to adopt the 2.4GHz radio set to enjoy multiple units. 2.4GHz etc. to have been also used wireless LAN computers, is characterized by worry of interference is less because the transmitter and receiver (the body) is a one-to-one correspondence.

Basic Specifications
★ Length: 596mm, overall width 207mm, gross weight about 4050g. ★ Use the metal parts around the foot, such as the beginning suspension arms and drive sprocket the chassis. ★ main gun in the main the made ​​out machined aluminum, Bore evacuator, such as the gun barrel cover using the plastic parts. In addition, the rear basket and the engine compartment on the deck grill and increase the sense of precision using the etched parts. ★ consolidated pre-track is made ​​of a hard plastic that reproduces the shape in real. ★ Sound is tuned to every move. I sounded a massive sound from two speakers mounted on the vehicle body. ★ 4ch Propo of the multi-function unit and 2.4GHz band specification, traction battery, full set with even charger.


Display type with figures lineup
1/16 Big tank series
Ground Self-Defense Force Type 10 (Display Type)
Item No: 36209 2014 released in December price soon guidance plan was omitted, such as RC mechanical, display model lineup. Powerful big size unique, not to mention delicate detail expression was also used, such as etching parts also impressive. Bust of Tank Driver to increase the reality and I was set.

More photos, details and video from Tamiya 56036 1/16 RC JGSDF Type 10 Main Battle Tank Full Operation Set

Prototype is unveiled at Tamiya Fair 2014 of the Ground Self-Defense Force Type 10 of the RC and the display type of the 1/16 scale that is scheduled to be released in December. Parts exhibition, of course, RC model show off also demonstration run. Thrilling engine sound and gun firing, the more newly onboard “gun control system”, regardless of body posture and turret position, and big roar in the scene to be traveling toward the barrel is always in a fixed direction. I was able to a large crowd every time the demonstration run.

56036 1/16 RC Tank Series No.36 Ground Self-Defense Force Type 10 Main Battle Tank Full Operation Set [tentative name]
December released item 110,000 yen (excluding tax)

36209 1/16 Big tank series No.9 Ground Self-Defense Force 10 Formula tank (display model) [tentative name]
December be released item: tentative price 46,000 yen ※ detailed information of each product is currently in preparation.

Gun barrel control system mimics that on the real Type 10, factoring in model movement and elevation to keep main gun trained on a set point.

Tamiya 36209 1/16 JGSDF 10 Type Panzer (Display Model – Big Tank Series No. 9)


– State-of-the-art Type 10 has also appeared in the display model!
– Great power of the kit overall length 59cm! ! Thorough reproduce the fearless style and powerful in 1/6 big scale.
– Deployed from 2013 as a state-of-the-art tanks of Ground Self-Defense Force has been started [Type 10]. 1/35 appearance popular 10 expression also in the scale in 1/16 scale display specifications of powerful!
– Based on thorough vehicle coverage, fearless style that reproduces the latest type of Type 10, called C3, of course, reproduction of big scale unique also have been incorporated throughout.
– Punching metal mesh of aluminum gun barrel improve the texture and turret rear basket, light guard mesh, engine deck reproduced in etching parts, such as the top of the mesh.
– Suspension of texture by linking movable track and elasticity resin side skirts also enough.
– Of the body throughout slip mold or small handle acids, also details expressions such as M2 heavy machine gun to be mounted to the turret top is a attractions.

Tamiya 58601 1/10 RC Tractor Kumamon Version WR-02G Chassis Details, Photos & Video

Kumamon and the Let’s Play in the off-road together is the electric radio control car assembly kit of the nose that was rounded has put the “Kumamon” doll in unique agricultural tractor. Long bonnet, reproduce rear portion of the vehicle body of the driver’s seat, such as fender covering the large diameter of the rear tire a classical style to Real in polycarbonate. Was riding in the driver’s seat and behind the wheel “Kumamon” doll was set in painted finished state. Of and illustrations Kumamon that stick to the body, available in Kumamoto Prefecture of specialty tomatoes and watermelon illustrations such as also stickers. Also, as for display, painted straw hat that covered the Kumamon also I was set. Front wheel is 97mm, different tire of the rear wheel diameter 130mm front and rear are mounted on the wheel of the red color. Feet also I have put together in the color ring image of Kumamon.

Wheelie fun, rear-wheel drive chassis WR-02G of the drive wheel after mounting the tire diameters are different before and after. Employs a monocoque frame to be fixed by itself to the gear case, and enhance the rigidity by mounting the side members on the outside. The motor is mounted on the almost center of the chassis, transfer the power to the rear wheels in gear. The closed type of gear case I have a built-in Diff. And, point of the traction battery is placed vertically in the rear portion of the vehicle body. By mounting the enhanced heavy, can be dynamic wheelie traveling only by sudden acceleration. The rear prevent the fall, I was also equipped with wheelie support with a roller. In addition, the steering servo is set on the chassis center line. Adopted the isometric 2-piece tie rod, creating a handling characteristics without the habit. Suspension is high off-road four-wheel double wishbone. Gear boxes such as the assembly The pre in motor mounted state, ease of making also features.

Basic Specifications ★ Length: 345mm, overall width 253mm, height 235mm ★ gross weight about 1670g (RC mechanical, including battery, etc.) ★ Wheelbase 170mm ★ tread = Front 189mm, rear 195mm ★ Tire Width / Diameter = Front 57 / 97mm, rear 58 / 130mm ★ frame = resin monocoque type ★ Drivetrain: rear-wheel two-wheel drive ★ Suspension: Double wishbone 4-wheel independent ★ Dampers: Front and Rear Friction ★ steering tie rod = 2 split ★ Front scheme = 3 Beberudefu ★ Gear Ratio = 1: 18.3 ★ Type 540 Motor ★ Speed ​​controller = ESC specification (sold separately)

Intended to be a purchased separately ★ Fine spec 2.4G RC electric drive set ★ power supply for transmitter (AA batteries 4)

XB RC tractor Kumamonbajon (WR-02G chassis)
Already completed a full set soon traveling to enjoy, of course painted the complete vehicle body, optimal wheel to car control Trigger type of transmitter, traveling for 7.2V battery, also I have set charger. RC mecha such as Crystal exchange, without the need for band adjustment, feel free to adopt the 2.4GHz radio set to enjoy multiple units. ※ power for the transmitter (4 AA batteries) sold separately

Some more future RC Car & RC Part releases to be shown at 2014 Tamiya Fair on November 15th-16th at Twin Messe Shizuoka

58604 NISSAN Skyline GT-R R33 (TT-02D)

45066 Brushless ESC03 w/Sensor
54610 OP1610 Wheel Hub (9mm / 2pcs.)
54611 OP1611 Brushless Motor 02 w/Sensor 10.5T
54612 OP1612 Brushless Motor 02 w/Sensor 15.5T
54613 OP1613 M-05 Ver.II Stainless Steel Suspension Shaft Set
54614 OP1614 M-05 Ver.II Carbon Reinforecd L Parts (Suspension Arms)
54615 OP1615 M-05 Ver.II 3 x 58mm Titanium Coated Suspension Shaft (2 pieces)
54616 OP1616 CC-01 Plated (Differential?) Housing
54623 OP1623 M Chassis Ring Fixed Type Wheel Axel
54624 OP1624 TB-04 Aluminum Dumper Stay Mount
84403 DB-01 High Mount Carbon Damper Stay Front (+3.0mm)
84404 DB-01 High Mount Carbon Damper Stay Rrear (+3.0mm)
84405 Snap Pins (Large) (Blue)
84406 FF-03 Carbon Bumper Support

Some more future Static, Mini 4WD, Tools & Material releases to be shown at 2014 Tamiya Fair on November 15th-16th at Twin Messe Shizuoka

32583 1/48 German Army 38 (t) Light Tank E/F

Mini 4WD
15479 Buck Blader Clear Body Set (Polycarbonate)
18640 Raikiri (MA Chassis)
19443 Dio Spada Premium (AR Chassis)
95080 Super Hard Low Height Tire (Yellow Print)

Tools & Materials
74552 Air adjustment valve (Air Brush)
87170 Tamiya Polishing Sponge Sheet 2000
87171 Tamiya Polishing Sponge Sheet 3000
87176 Decal Glue