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TAMIYA MONSTER BEETLE (2015)

This re-release version of the Monster Beetle assembly kit features a number of updates while keeping the basic layout of the original off-road car released in 1986. It features a realistic customized Beetle body depicted in tough polystyrene resin, with metal-plated parts supplied in the kit to add the finishing touch for handles and headlight frames. A resin driver figure is the icing on top of the cake!

Tough Space Frame Chassis
This hardy model's rear-wheel drive chassis is based around a durable ABS space frame to withstand all-action off-road driving. 4-wheel independent suspension uses CVA oil dampers, and has double wishbone front and trailing arm rear setups. Superlative cushioning and grip are provided by 130mm-diameter, 58mm-width lug pattern pin spike tires on flashy gold color plated wheels. Efficient and durable universal shafts come with rubber boots.

  • Length: 410mm
  • Width: 285mm
  • Height: 240mm
  • Wheelbase: 247mm
  • Tread: 220mm (Front); 225mm (Rear)
  • Tire Width/Diameter: 58mm/130mm
  • ABS Resin Space Frame
  • Rear-Wheel Drive
  • 3-Bevel Differential Gear
  • 2-Piece Steering Tie-Rod
  • Suspension: Double Wishbone (Front); Trailing Arm (Rear)
  • Oil Dampers
  • Gear Ratio = 14.7:1
  • Type 540 Motor
  • Electronic Speed Controller (Included)

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Adjustable Gear Ratio: Yes
  • Bearings: Plastic bushing
  • Body Material: ABS Plastic
  • Body Stickers: Included
  • Chassis Material: ABS Plastic
  • 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 Light Buckets: No
  • Led Lights: No
  • Motor: 540-brushed type
  • Requires: A 2-channel radio gear, 7.2 volt battery & charger, and Tamiya TS paint
  • Scale: 1/10
  • Shock Damper: Oil-filled damper
  • Special Feature 1: Length: 410mm, width: 290mm, height: 240mm.
  • Special Feature 2: The injection-molded plastic body accurately captures the form of the early VW Beetle.
  • Special Feature 3: Includes many of the original stickers kept over from the original model design as well as newly-designed markings.
  • Special Feature 4: The rugged original ABS space frame chassis has been kept. It utilizes double-wishbone front, and trailing arm rear suspension setups in tandem with CVA oil-filled dampers.
  • Special Feature 5: NEW PARTS: Rear universal drive shafts transfer power smoothly, and come with rubber boots to protect outdrives from dust.
  • Special Feature 6: A large dust cover is included to protect the R/C gear equipment.
  • Special Feature 7: The model has 130mm-diameter tires with a combined lug/pin spike tread. They are paired with gold color plated one-piece wheels.
  • Special Feature 8: Includes a driver figure.
  • Suspension: Independent suspension
  • Terrain Use: Multi-Purpose

Order before 11am, and your item will ship same day (Australia Only)

If your order is coming from more than one location: We suggest you order with Standard Shipping rather than Express (this is due in part to transportation time between stores to get your order combined and sent from 1 location which will delay your "express" postage option).


NOTE - On large mail items (over 1 Metre) Large mail items over 1m will have a delay due to shipping via courier being needed, this may incur additional shipping fee's.

Incorrect Delivery Info/Contact Details:
The Hobbyman By Hearns is not held accountable for incorrect delivery/contact information entered in by the user at checkout. Please check your details are correct before submitting your order. If you have entered your details incorrectly when you checked out, please contact us via phone or direct message IMMEDIATELY.

At The Hobbyman By Hearns, we are very efficient with processing orders (meaning your order may already be packed and sorted) so speedy notification is required to allow for immediate intervention in order to change your details.

For more information, or if you are buying Internationally? Feel free to read our Shipping Policy before ordering

Insurance:

It is highly recommended by The Hobbyman By Hearns that you opt for additional Insurance or "Extra Cover" to protect your delivery from possible damage or loss on the carriers part. If an item that is not insured is lost/damaged during delivery/transit then the lost item compensation/refund is up to the discretion of the carrier.

The Hobbyman By Hearns offers shipping with Insurance/"Extra Cover", however this option is not applied by default and is at the discretion of the buyer to select upon checkout. Standard shipping DOES NOT include insurance by default.

The Hobbyman By Hearns IS NOT responsible for refunding or replacing a damaged/broken items with no insurance.

Read AUSPOSTS statement on Compensation on damaged goods: https://auspost.com.au/receiving/delayed-lost-or-damaged-items/compensation

Read more about Insurance and refunds on our Refund Policy page: https://www.hobbyman.com.au/pages/returns-policy

What are pre-orders?
Pre-orders, are an order for a product placed before it is available for purchase.

What are back-orders?
Back-Orders allow you to place an order for a product, that is temporarily out of stock.

How much are pre-orders / back-orders?
Prices may vary slighlty (from what was paid on the day of the order). Whilst we try to maintain the lowest possible price, factors such as supplier price and exchange rate fluctuations, could affect the final price when we receive it in store.

Note: Pre-orders could in some cases be a deposit price, without any knowledge of a final price from the Supplier or Manufacturer. In all cases you will be notified if there is a significant price change, from what was originaly paid, before shipping.

How long do I have to wait for my pre-order / back-order?
All orders will be shipped once stock has arrived and full payment has been made, with the exception of Manufacturer Release Dates on some Pre-order Products. Waiting time depends on many factors, which are mostly out of our control. They could be for example, Manufacturing delays (due to global pandemics), Supplier shortages, or shipping delays.

Why am I being charged for my pre-order/back-order, even though the product isn’t released/re-stocked yet?
This is pre-payment for an item's payment and delivery costs that isn’t released yet to ensure as soon as it arrives your order can be fulfilled and sent out to you a.s.a.p. Not all orders will be charged shipping depending on size, and total order amount (see our website for current shipping to find out more and our shipping policy for more information).

Read our full FAQ on Frequently Asked Questions page.

For detailed information on shipping of pre orders please read our Shipping Policy.

For detailed information on returns of pre orders please read our Returns Policy.
TAMIYA MONSTER BEETLE (2015)

This re-release version of the Monster Beetle assembly kit features a number of updates while keeping the basic layout of the original off-road car released in 1986. It features a realistic customized Beetle body depicted in tough polystyrene resin, with metal-plated parts supplied in the kit to add the finishing touch for handles and headlight frames. A resin driver figure is the icing on top of the cake!

Tough Space Frame Chassis
This hardy model's rear-wheel drive chassis is based around a durable ABS space frame to withstand all-action off-road driving. 4-wheel independent suspension uses CVA oil dampers, and has double wishbone front and trailing arm rear setups. Superlative cushioning and grip are provided by 130mm-diameter, 58mm-width lug pattern pin spike tires on flashy gold color plated wheels. Efficient and durable universal shafts come with rubber boots.

  • Length: 410mm
  • Width: 285mm
  • Height: 240mm
  • Wheelbase: 247mm
  • Tread: 220mm (Front); 225mm (Rear)
  • Tire Width/Diameter: 58mm/130mm
  • ABS Resin Space Frame
  • Rear-Wheel Drive
  • 3-Bevel Differential Gear
  • 2-Piece Steering Tie-Rod
  • Suspension: Double Wishbone (Front); Trailing Arm (Rear)
  • Oil Dampers
  • Gear Ratio = 14.7:1
  • Type 540 Motor
  • Electronic Speed Controller (Included)

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Adjustable Gear Ratio: Yes
  • Bearings: Plastic bushing
  • Body Material: ABS Plastic
  • Body Stickers: Included
  • Chassis Material: ABS Plastic
  • 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 Light Buckets: No
  • Led Lights: No
  • Motor: 540-brushed type
  • Requires: A 2-channel radio gear, 7.2 volt battery & charger, and Tamiya TS paint
  • Scale: 1/10
  • Shock Damper: Oil-filled damper
  • Special Feature 1: Length: 410mm, width: 290mm, height: 240mm.
  • Special Feature 2: The injection-molded plastic body accurately captures the form of the early VW Beetle.
  • Special Feature 3: Includes many of the original stickers kept over from the original model design as well as newly-designed markings.
  • Special Feature 4: The rugged original ABS space frame chassis has been kept. It utilizes double-wishbone front, and trailing arm rear suspension setups in tandem with CVA oil-filled dampers.
  • Special Feature 5: NEW PARTS: Rear universal drive shafts transfer power smoothly, and come with rubber boots to protect outdrives from dust.
  • Special Feature 6: A large dust cover is included to protect the R/C gear equipment.
  • Special Feature 7: The model has 130mm-diameter tires with a combined lug/pin spike tread. They are paired with gold color plated one-piece wheels.
  • Special Feature 8: Includes a driver figure.
  • Suspension: Independent suspension
  • Terrain Use: Multi-Purpose

Order before 11am, and your item will ship same day (Australia Only)

If your order is coming from more than one location: We suggest you order with Standard Shipping rather than Express (this is due in part to transportation time between stores to get your order combined and sent from 1 location which will delay your "express" postage option).


NOTE - On large mail items (over 1 Metre) Large mail items over 1m will have a delay due to shipping via courier being needed, this may incur additional shipping fee's.

Incorrect Delivery Info/Contact Details:
The Hobbyman By Hearns is not held accountable for incorrect delivery/contact information entered in by the user at checkout. Please check your details are correct before submitting your order. If you have entered your details incorrectly when you checked out, please contact us via phone or direct message IMMEDIATELY.

At The Hobbyman By Hearns, we are very efficient with processing orders (meaning your order may already be packed and sorted) so speedy notification is required to allow for immediate intervention in order to change your details.

For more information, or if you are buying Internationally? Feel free to read our Shipping Policy before ordering

Insurance:

It is highly recommended by The Hobbyman By Hearns that you opt for additional Insurance or "Extra Cover" to protect your delivery from possible damage or loss on the carriers part. If an item that is not insured is lost/damaged during delivery/transit then the lost item compensation/refund is up to the discretion of the carrier.

The Hobbyman By Hearns offers shipping with Insurance/"Extra Cover", however this option is not applied by default and is at the discretion of the buyer to select upon checkout. Standard shipping DOES NOT include insurance by default.

The Hobbyman By Hearns IS NOT responsible for refunding or replacing a damaged/broken items with no insurance.

Read AUSPOSTS statement on Compensation on damaged goods: https://auspost.com.au/receiving/delayed-lost-or-damaged-items/compensation

Read more about Insurance and refunds on our Refund Policy page: https://www.hobbyman.com.au/pages/returns-policy

What are pre-orders?
Pre-orders, are an order for a product placed before it is available for purchase.

What are back-orders?
Back-Orders allow you to place an order for a product, that is temporarily out of stock.

How much are pre-orders / back-orders?
Prices may vary slighlty (from what was paid on the day of the order). Whilst we try to maintain the lowest possible price, factors such as supplier price and exchange rate fluctuations, could affect the final price when we receive it in store.

Note: Pre-orders could in some cases be a deposit price, without any knowledge of a final price from the Supplier or Manufacturer. In all cases you will be notified if there is a significant price change, from what was originaly paid, before shipping.

How long do I have to wait for my pre-order / back-order?
All orders will be shipped once stock has arrived and full payment has been made, with the exception of Manufacturer Release Dates on some Pre-order Products. Waiting time depends on many factors, which are mostly out of our control. They could be for example, Manufacturing delays (due to global pandemics), Supplier shortages, or shipping delays.

Why am I being charged for my pre-order/back-order, even though the product isn’t released/re-stocked yet?
This is pre-payment for an item's payment and delivery costs that isn’t released yet to ensure as soon as it arrives your order can be fulfilled and sent out to you a.s.a.p. Not all orders will be charged shipping depending on size, and total order amount (see our website for current shipping to find out more and our shipping policy for more information).

Read our full FAQ on Frequently Asked Questions page.

For detailed information on shipping of pre orders please read our Shipping Policy.

For detailed information on returns of pre orders please read our Returns Policy.

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