Thursday 1 April 2010, by
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As written at http://yoraish.wordpress.com/
"Model of Maz 543403 truck.
Meant to drive in very rough terrain.
Front pendular suspension
2 NXT motors drive
Fully remote controlled
This truck has a brand new front and back axle design. It is steered and strong but unfortunately has no place for a differential. The truck is powered by 2 NXT motors and steered by one. As the truck is 4×4x4- All its wheels are driven and steered as well. This gives it great grip on the surface and the ability to make sharp turns.
As I finished the chassis I noticed the gap between the wheels was large and there was a chance of making a large scale model. I had put a lot of effort and time making this truck look alike a real one. At the end it got:
A full size cabin
Full cabin interior
Back black “thingy” thing
Al my last remote controlled models where controlled via another NXT brick. That was borrowed from a friend of mine. Now I will buy one!! But until it will arrive I’m controlling the it from a mobile phone.(The brick works better)
So After having some serious off-road test on it, I’m pretty satisfied from its performances. I wish I could join and compete at the polish GPM…..
(the polish lego truck trial competition)
View online : BS gallery