RC Truck and Industrial Vehicle Models and Kits
For serious fans of RC truck and industrial vehicle models and kits, you need look no further as this is the collection for you. You will find a wide variety of radio controlled industrial vehicles including readymade models and build it yourself kits. The range is well suited to everyone from hobbyists to serious collectors.
Remote control vehicles date all the way back to Nikola Tesla's first demonstration of an RC boat in 1898, although it wasn't until the 1940s and early 1950s that they began to be sold commercially.
The range of RC models and kits
One of the easiest ways to find the model you are looking for is by scale. As these models are sorted by size, you can easily find the right one to suit you. Popular scales include 1:10, 1:12, 1:14, 1:16 and 1:18 with many sought after Tamila RC trucks available in 1:16 and 1:14.
The older classic models feature simple on/off radio controls whereas modern kits can be found with complex transmitters that allow you to control both speed and direction. It's well known that hobby grade RC vehicles tend to have more complex controls than just toys and with many vehicles available; it's possible to put the transmitters into different models for different outcomes.
RC trucks are very popular with many collectors and successful models include everything from flatbed trucks to grand haulers and plenty of other vehicles in between. Volvo and Mercedes trucks are also popular items and it's possible to buy a complete kit with all the parts needed to recreate the cabs of these trucks in miniature form. The attention to detail in these lines means that some models can be very collectable.
If you're looking for other radio controlled industrial vehicles to add to your collection, there is a wide variety available. Why not choose a Tamiya fuel tank model or even an excavator digger to expand your collection? There are also some smaller vehicles here such as forklift trucks and pick up trucks from brands like Ford and Toyota. Agricultural vehicles are popular with many collectors and tractors are always in demand, from heavy duty front loaders to classic farm tractors.