FAW Jiefang 6x4
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This model is controlled using LEGO Power Functions.
Number of elements: 714.
Created March 12, 2012.
Scale: 1:25, Model Team.
"Number of wheel sets" x "Driven wheels": 6x4.
Type of Power Functions motor for drive: XL.
Gearing from motor to wheels: 5:7.
Differential type: Standard.
Type of steering geometry: Linear.
Type of Power Functions motor used for steering: M.
This model has 2 opening doors
Created by Lasse Deleuran.
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Discontinued model due to 'FAW Jiefang 6x4'.
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About this model
This Chinese FAW Jiefang 6x4 is designed as a model which is easy to build, repair and drive.
Note that the fuel tanks and the rear wheel shields are the first to break off when driven rough. The rear wheel pair might also eventually fall off as seen in the end of the video.
Children have no problem controlling this truck once they learn to work with the non-self-centering steering. Adults on the other hand... well, see the video.
The Power Functions components of this truck are connected as follows
We recommend using the Power Functions remote for controlling this truck.
If the truck is to be driven by people who do not have experience with LEGO Power Functions, then we recommend using our modified remote which blocks the channel selector and uses a long axle as a pointing device.
The building instructions are made by building the LEGO models in MLCad and generated in LDView using an old version of LPub. All this software is part of LDraw.
If you have any corrections or suggestions, please e-mail Lasse Deleuran at email@example.com.