Here’s a short video of my first few runs with the new Monster Beetle. It’s running with an original body from a 58060, but the chassis is the re-release. It’s running with the stock electrics, a Futaba S3305 servo, and Futaba R203GF receiver. Enjoy!
The Monster Beetle 2015 is now out in the wild, and also in my workshop, so I thought an un-boxing post was in order. Here’s pics of all the parts.
With the re-release of the Tamiya Monster Beetle coming up, I’ve been thinking a lot about the year I got my first one. I had just been introduced to hobby-grade RC cars in the summer of 1989 when a friend of mine got a Nichimo Spirit FF for his birthday. I [more]
All I have to say is, it’s about time! Finally! I’ve been waiting for this since I sold my NIB Monster Beetle back in 2008. It’ll be good to see spares at reasonable prices. Gold wheels! tamiyausa.com