Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Latest Threads
This Keeps Happening
Last Post: Super
Yesterday 12:09 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 53
The Mother Lode
Last Post: Super
Yesterday 04:49 AM
» Replies: 13
» Views: 295
My Little Layout - By Finno
Last Post: Super
08-21-2019 11:30 PM
» Replies: 30
» Views: 1967
Plarail KTX???
Last Post: Super
08-21-2019 11:21 PM
» Replies: 10
» Views: 451
Muddy Poppins YouTube Video's
Last Post: Super
08-21-2019 11:14 PM
» Replies: 482
» Views: 104930
thomas and friends mini series
Last Post: Pablo392
08-21-2019 05:11 AM
» Replies: 2841
» Views: 1388152
How to extract a small screw
Last Post: Super
08-19-2019 12:19 AM
» Replies: 6
» Views: 147
The New 3D Printing Thread
Last Post: Super
08-16-2019 02:22 PM
» Replies: 116
» Views: 8452
Micro Scale R/C Vehicles...Amazing!
Last Post: Super
08-16-2019 02:14 PM
» Replies: 22
» Views: 354
Nice Customs AN AN & YIN LONG
Last Post: Super
08-16-2019 07:08 AM
» Replies: 8
» Views: 219
How Many Motorized Road Vehicles Are The...
Last Post: Super
08-14-2019 12:48 PM
» Replies: 48
» Views: 10857
New Plarail from Outside of Japan
Last Post: leylandvictory2
08-14-2019 11:30 AM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 164

Micro Scale R/C Vehicles...Amazing!
#1
Thumbs Up 
I just find these Micro Remote Controlled vehicles amazing just to think that in my day the first R/C's had to be huge. I love the one towing the Camper. Bet it would take a lot of practice backing that up.

The working Hi-Lo in the second video is awesome. This YouTuber has many videos of the Micro Scale R/C vehicles.







[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
[-] The following 3 users Like Super's post:
  • Finno, DalaGStanator, Off The Rails
Reply
#2
Very cool!
It's funny that the remote is still so large.
Play nice & have fun!!Smile
[-] The following 2 users Like Muddy Poppins's post:
  • Super, Finno
Reply
#3
LOL, that was what crossed my mind too Muddy upon seeing the controller next to the VW Bus. The controllers must be individually synced to a specific vehicle to be able to have several people race them like that at the same time. Wonder if the controller can be programed to run more than one vehicle.
[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
[-] The following 2 users Like Super's post:
  • Muddy Poppins, Finno
Reply
#4
Thumbs Up 
[Image: glitter-omg-emoticon.gif]     Can you believe these??? What amazes me is that these tiny things have to have intricate motors, rechargeable batteries and receivers inside those small bodies.




[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
[-] The following 1 user Likes Super's post:
  • DalaGStanator
Reply
#5
(08-08-2019, 07:50 AM)Super Wrote: LOL, that was what crossed my mind too Muddy upon seeing the controller next to the VW Bus. The controllers must be individually synced to a specific vehicle to be able to have several people race them like that at the same time. Wonder if the controller can be programed to run more than one vehicle.

I have a similar thing for one Christmas.  The one i got comes with two different radio chanel just in case there are more than one turned on at the same time.   otherwise they will move like synchronized swimming lol.
[-] The following 1 user Likes leylandvictory2's post:
  • Super
Reply
#6
You have one of these Micro Scale R/C Vehicles Leyland? Which one do you have?

They even have a Micro R/C boat https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxx1hv12koo
[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
Reply
#7
These are even more awesome than the regular vehicles. I'm not familiar with dump trucks that tip sideways (1:03), or Hummer limos (7:10). The motorcycle (6:24) impressed me as well since the support wheels are neatly disguised, though I think they should use MEMS gyroscopes for dirt bikes and other thin-tyred ones.

Side note: two of the bulldozers heavily resemble Terence the Tractor (especially the second one since it's orange). The fact that many of these were originally "lifeless toys" is remarkable, but it's also a bit disappointing that they can't be bought off the shelf and have to be modified from scratch.
Pronunciation: Da-lag-stanator
[-] The following 1 user Likes DalaGStanator's post:
  • Super
Reply
#8
I agree as that motorcycle is fantastic. Wish they showed a handful (literally LOL) of them racing and leaning into the curves.
[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
[-] The following 1 user Likes Super's post:
  • DalaGStanator
Reply
#9
One of the comments below the video says this:

"For those searching the internet trying to find these micro rc in this video. Only a few of the semi trucks can be bought on eBay. The rest of what you see. Is hand crafted using 1:87 scale toys or ho train scale models. EBay,Amazon,aliexpress.com and pretty much any where else will carry the display models only. The motors, gears,axles, nano servo, receiver, radio, batteries charger, plugs/connectors , led bulbs, etc. Can be bought on eBay or most China commerce related websites. It would be a great idea to watch videos on restoring match box cars/hot wheels to find out what other parts , tools, and supplies you'll need. It will be a great idea on watching video on scratch built 3 print rc cars. In closing. I BUILD these micro rc's at home. Each one cost about $150 to $200 to build. The tools I use cost about $2200 Total. The small cnc metal lathe cost $762.00. There's really no one place to buy the stuff needed to build your own 1:87 scale rc model collection. Just learn what you need and how to go about getting it done is all you need. Best of luck to ya."
[-] The following 2 users Like chrisjo's post:
  • Super, DalaGStanator
Reply
#10
Thank you Dr Chris
Knowing this even makes them more amazing as how the heck do they get all that you would have to buy to fit in such a small space (1:87 HO Scale) which is smaller than Matchbox, all the while leaving enough room for the movements, incredible. I might be able to picture in my mine the small VW Bus packed with stuff but those construction vehicles with all the different movements of the boom and buckets in addition to the forward and reverse direction and steering is mind boggling. Maybe they have a team of intelligent Nanobots building them?
[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
[-] The following 1 user Likes Super's post:
  • DalaGStanator
Reply
#11
those are amazing to watch. thanks for sharing the videos!
my website address has changed: http://sunstomyandfriends.weebly.com/
[-] The following 1 user Likes sunhuntin's post:
  • Super
Reply
#12
(08-09-2019, 02:43 PM)Super Wrote: You have one of these Micro Scale R/C Vehicles Leyland? Which one do you have?

They even have a Micro R/C boat https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxx1hv12koo

a small black car that comes with a circular tube packaging.  I have to dig it up from my storage locker.
[-] The following 1 user Likes leylandvictory2's post:
  • Super
Reply
#13
Interested in seeing what you have Leyland.
[Image: super-smiley-emoticon.gif]
Reply
#14
That’s absolutely amazing!
[-] The following 1 user Likes Off The Rails's post:
  • Super
Reply
#15
(08-08-2019, 03:31 AM)Muddy Poppins Wrote: It's funny that the remote is still so large.
Large? This one's a Monster.........

[Image: Untitled.png]
[-] The following 1 user Likes chrisjo's post:
  • Muddy Poppins
Reply




Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Welcome
You have to register before you can post on our site.

Username:


Password:





Private Messages
Please login or register to use this functionality.

Statistics
» Members: 613
» Latest member: Duffer
» Forum threads: 3,287
» Forum posts: 35,789

Full Statistics

Online Staff
There are no staff members currently online.

Who's online
There are currently 32 online users. [Complete List]
» 1 Member(s) | 31 Guest(s)
Avatar

Advertiser