58596 Dual Ridge - TT-02B
The Dual Ridge is a 4WD buggy based on the easy to build and easy to maintain TT-02B off-road chassis platform. Its body features aggressive aerodynamics and a futuristic form which is legendary among Tamiya's fun to build and drive off-road buggies. ?The form itself was designed by a famous Japanese designer who is spearheading many of Honda Motors Companies vehicles of the not so distant future.
The TT-02B uses the TT-02 as s base, adding longer suspension arms, CVA shock units, and buggy bumpers to give it great off-road performance. Of course, it retains the TT-02's excellent drivability and easy of assembly and maintenance, while motor cooling ducts and receiver case add to the model's durability.
Scale ??? 1/10
Construction type ??? Assembly kit
Terrain use ??? Off-Road
Drive-train ??? 4WD
Drive type ??? Gearbox
Drive line ??? Dog bone
Differential type ??? Gear
Suspension ??? Fully independent double wishbone
Steering mechanism ??? Bell-crank
Shock damper ??? Oil-filled damper
Shock damper material ??? Plastic
Tire type ??? Rubber
Tire tread ??? Pin spike
Body material ??? Polycarbonate
Chassis material ??? Plastic
Electronic Speed Control (ESC) ??? NOT Included
LED Light buckets ??? No
LED lights ??? No
Motor ??? 540-brushed type
Bearings ??? Plastic bushing
Adjustable camber ??? Fixed
Adjustable toe angles ??? Front only
Adjustable ground clearance ??? Yes
Adjustable gear ratio ??? Yes
Adjustable wheelbase ??? Fixed
Adjustable track width ??? Fixed
Adjustable shock angle ??? Fixed
Special feature 1 ??? Bathtub-type frame features longitudinally-placed battery and R/C mechanism placed flat for a low center of gravity.
Special feature 2 ??? 4-wheel double wishbone suspension features long arms and oil-filled CVA shock units, and is combined with high-grip spiked tires to give excellent traction.
Special feature 3 ??? Front and rear gearboxes have differentials to ensure smooth cornering.
Requires A ??? 7.2 battery & charger
Requires B ??? 2-channel radio gear with ESC
Requires C ??? Polycarbonate paint