Instructions Truck T2 MkII v2.0
These building instructions make you build "Truck T2 MkII v2.0" a fully brick build motorized and Infra Red remote controlled scale model resembling the very iconic US style truck with classic looks.
The truck features: solid axle suspension on all axles, driving with power transmitted independently to both rear axles, Ackerman geometry on steering axle, servo powered steering, fully functional fifth wheel, detailed engine bay, and detailed cabin interior.
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This truck model is powered by a Detroit Diesel DD15 which is revealed with the hood opened. This power source is an inline 6 cylinder engine with a displacement of 906 cu. in. (14.9 L). The horsepower range is from 455 up to 505 HP and this engine has a torque range from 1550 to 1750.
This detailed engine is very nice to build and to give it those realistic looks a total number of about 90 parts is used. Engine is detailed with for example engine oil dipstick, fan, fan belt, pulleys, hoses, oil filters including by-pass oil filter, turbo, exhaust manifold and so on. Together with much more engine bay details which are added the looks are phenomenal. These include break fluid reservoir, windshield washer container, external air cleaner system with tubing and steering shaft.
A lot of detail is added to the cabin's interior as well in the colors Dark Bluish Gray with some Tan details. By opening this model’s doors one can access the cabin. The interior's colors, which is quite dark, really standout because of the truck's body work mainly white color.
For the driver's comfort the interior has gauges, switches, speakers and comfortable seats. Other details are a glove compartment, more compartments in both doors, angled dash and gauge panel, a steering wheel and a gear shift.