Vintage Tamiya Sand Scorcher w/ SS Body & Nose LQQK

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 14, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

Up for auction is a vintage Tamiya Sand Scorcher

Overall this buggy's chassis is in very good unrestored condition. It shows minor wear on the underside of the chassis. The plastic radio box is also nice with NO cracks, only a couple minor flaws. On the bottom portion, t is a raised piece of plastic that was sanded down. I think it was t to hold the battery in place (see pic 6). On the lid, t is a small piece that broke off which is only visible from the underside. It does not effect anything (see pic 7). T are no metal cam locks included and the two front tie rods are missing.

The plastic rear cage has scratches from normal wear, but NO cracks or breaks. The wheels are vintage CRP chrome outers and also show some small knicks. The rear tires are new and the fronts are used.

T are no electronics installed, except for the original motor which is untested. The plastic spur gear cover is cracked on top, but is still pretty clear and useable. The motor cover is fine.

The body is an original Sand Scorcher body. It has three (3) repairs done to it, but are not really visible from the outside. The following three areas were repaired: 1. center of roof, in front of the sunroof (was cracked). 2. Drivers side, from the top middle of the door to the center of the sun roof (was cracked). The last repair was
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