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Thursday 1 April 2010, by yoraish

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Technical data

Scale (wheels used)
Width 27 studs
Total Weight 1400 grams
Transmission 4x4x4
Motorization 2 motor(s) - NXT

working fake motor
Steering motor

without steering wheel
Onboard Battery Box NXT

As written at
"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
Steering wheel
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)

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