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1/5 FireHammer MT Gas RTR
Item ID: DTXD98** | Retail Price: $1299.99
Phil's Hobby Shop price: $1039.99
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Ask us a question about 1/5 FireHammer MT Gas RTR

 This is the 1/5 scale Gasoline Powered, Radio Controlled, Ready-to-Run
DuraTrax Firehammer MT Monster Truck.
Just add 2-cycle oil and gasoline and you're ready to go. No long break-in
and no special equipment needed such as glow plugs, igniter
or starter box.
Run times of over 1/2 hour on a single tank of gas.


  • Chassis: 0.16" (4mm) thick aluminum with protective roll cage
  • Drive: Rear wheel drive
  • Drive Type: Shaft
  • Engine: 2-stroke DuraTrax 1.40 cu in (23cc) gasoline engine DTXG0270
  • w/ pull-starter and push-button kill switch for added safety
  • Exhaust: Steel muffler DTXG0614, exits left side of vehicle
  • Air Filter: Foam 2-stage with blue aluminum cover requires air filter oil (DTXC2465)
  • Radio: Futaba Magnum Junior T2PEKA 2-channel FM 75MHz with steering and throttle ATV metal gear throttle and brake servo, 1/4 scale metal gear steering servo, 5-cell 1800mAh NiCd receiver battery, charge jack and also a built-in Failsafe unit (DTXM4000) that returns engine to idle if battery power is low, if transmitting is low or during any radio frequency interference For replacement throttle servo horn use a standard spline two arm inline horn, FUTM1980 For replacement steering servo horn use a 1/4 scale two arm inline horn
  • Fuel Tank: 15.2oz (450cc)
  • Clutch: Two shoe
  • Ball Bearings: Full set included, 14 total
  • Shocks: Four adjustable, oil-filled, aluminum body with coil-over springs
  • Main Gear: 48 tooth reinforced plastic
  • Differential: Hardened steel bevel gear type
  • Brakes: Composite fiber, dual disc
  • Tires: 7" (177mm) outer diameter, 4.5" (114mm) wide with foam inserts
  • Wheels: 4.77" (121mm) diameter, 3.16" (80mm) wide, white in color, composite plastic construction
  • Body: Fully trimmed monster truck body with clear windows
  • Bumper: Front, plastic
  • Suspension: Adjustable four wheel independent
  • Camber Tie Rods: Adjustable, camber describes the angle at which the wheels sit vertically
  • Steering Tie Rods: Adjustable, caster/toe-in describes the angle at which the wheels point inward as viewed from above
  • Steering: Bell crank type
  • Servo Saver: Included
  • Warranty Period: 90 day limited on vehicle, 1 year on Stress Tech parts, 3 year limited warranty on engine


  • DuraTrax Firehammer 1/5 scale with aluminum shocks, 1.40 (23cc) 2-stroke gasoline engine, Futaba 2-channel radio with 1/4 scale steering servo, standard throttle servo, failsafe, 1800mAh receiver battery, 120V wall charger, decals, extra servo wheels, plug wrench illustrated instruction manual and body


  • Unleaded regular octane gasoline
  • 2-stroke engine oil
  • Air filter oil (DTXC2465)


  • Vehicle-
  • Length: 27" (686mm)
  • Width: 20.9" (530mm)
  • Height: 12.5" (317.5mm)
  • Weight: 21.75 lbs (9.86kg) ready to run
  • Wheelbase: 18.75" (476mm) wheels on-center front-to-rear
  • Front Tread: 15.5" (394mm) wheels on-center side-to-side
  • Rear Tread: 15.9" (403mm) wheels on-center side-to-side
  • Front Track: 18.75" (476mm) outer edge of tires
  • Rear Track: 19.1" (485mm) outer edge of tires
  • Ground Clearance: 3.1" (79mm)
  • Tires-Front and Rear: 7" (144mm) outer diameter x 3.16" (80mm) wide
  • Gasoline/Oil Mix: 25:1 for break-in (4%) (5oz per 1 gallon) 40:1 for normal running (2.5%) (3.2oz per 1 gallon) Body-
  • Length: 19" (482mm)
  • Width: 7.3" (185mm) at rear wheels (widest point)
  • Height: 5.1" (130mm)


  • For Replacement Ball Bearings use: Qty. Size Location Order Qty. Bearing Set 4 8x22mm Front Wheels 2 DTXC1701 4 8x22mm Rear Wheels 2 DTXC1701 2 12x28mm Differential 1 DTXC1702 2 10x22mm Clutch 1 DTXC1703 2 10x19mm Clutch 1 DTXC1704
        The Firehammer MT comes with different colored decals depending on
the radio channel:
DTXD9862 Green
DTXD9864 Blue
DTXD9868 Red
DTXD9870 Orange
DTXD9872 Black
DTXD9874 Purple
        Receiver battery should be charged for 3.5hrs for a full charge.
  • Weight in box: 16.69 kg (36.80 lb)
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