Mini RC tank has been very popular since Acme released the world's first mini nitro in 2006 as unlike full sized mini RC tank models you don't need a field or track to race them on. These high spec mini RC tank models have all the features and components of full scale models but at a mini price! Half the size but twice the fun! All the features of a full sized model packed into a super mini monster!
Mini RC tanks are great fun for everyone and Mini RC tanks have advanced a lot over the last few years. Mini RC tanks come in small mini desktop size to over 2 feet long. Also most hobby grade tanks have movable turrets or can do a 360 degree turn, up and down movements.
Have BB firing plastic ammo, headlights, engine and machine gun sound effects. Most have smoke effects from exhaust or turret to make these awesome tank models realistic, RC tanks move by radio control and go forwards, backwards and can climb steep terrains and slopes.
Mini Radio controlled tanks are made of plastic with metal parts throughout and are reasonable tough, most PRO version tanks have upgraded metal tracks with rubber treads attached to them and give a great pull and look so real. Every detail on these RC tanks make them so cool like, a commander figure in tank hatch and lights, sounds markings, guns and even a metal gearbox is now very common.
Mini RC tanks can do battle together or with other tanks, if you have pre select channels you select a different channel to other tank and you're ready to roll. These normally run on 27mhz to 40mhz and most have pre select channels on the radio controller.
The realism of these pro versions is unlimited with quality specifications and all the war tanks like the German panzer tank or bulldog tank, panther tiger tanks are available with all the fine details to make model RC tanks real-like. A good to remember when buying a RC tank is to make sure parts or accessories are available, so getting smoke pellets or BBs will not be a problem.
Entry level tanks are a good way to get into Mini RC tanks without having to outlay much money. These are smaller versions like 1/30th scale or 1/24th scale models and great to just have a quick tank bash around or for children. they are still a lot of fun with full control and cool sound effects.
Top of the range RC tanks have a upgraded metal track and wheels and a metal gearbox. The metal track + wheels are much more tougher and robust and also gives a better grip and look fantastic. You can also paint your radio controlled tank to suit or personalize your own design.
If you are looking for quality mini RC Tanks then check out Topons website as we sell a range of RC toys from beginner to pro models and have the lowest prices.
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