A new version of my Unimog, features drive, steering, outriggers, suspensions, pneumatic arm with rotating superstructure. Designed for Exhibition Fana’briques 2010.

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The truck was designed to show the possibilities of technic constructions, features electric and pneumatic functions. The XL motor drives the rear axle with 8/24 and 20/24. The steering is operated by a motor M with clutch. The suspensions are independent on the front axle with double wishbone constructions. On the rear, there is a rigid axle. The main and important function is the extendable outriggers. A M motor operated the four outriggers, with worm/24t for irreversibility. The outriggers can lift the moc, at 2cm-height.

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The superstructure is manually operated by a worm gear and the pneumatic arm is composed of 2 pneumatic cylinders. To finish, the bonnet and the doors can be opened, a fake L4 engine is placed under the bonnet. At fana’briques, the model was really appreciate, thanks to the functions (outriggers and drive),  what is a good demonstration of technic construction I think.

Brickshelf gallery : http://www.brickshelf.com/cgi-bin/gallery.cgi?f=435704

Designed in 2010

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