X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Sunday! Sunday! Sunday!: Crash and Rebuild Monster Trucks

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

I’d wager most people that played with LEGO growing up made cars and trucks with the bricks and promptly crashed them. Hammacher Schlemmer is offering a set of RC toy monster trucks which takes that idea and runs with it.

zoom in

Crash and Rebuild Monster Trucks aren’t made from LEGO, but they do seem LEGO-like in how the bodies and drivers click into the chassis. The trucks can go up to 9 mph, and if you have a head-on collision, the driver unseats and flies through the air, as body panels go flying.

zoom in


The set comes with two chassis, four bodies, and four drivers. Also included is a pair of 2.4GHz remote controllers, which work from up to 49-feet away. Power comes from rechargeable batteries inside the car chassis that charges via a USB port and provides up to 30 minutes of driving per charge. These aren’t cheap at $99.95 for the set, but they do look like lots of fun for kids.



Zero Labs Electric Ford Bronco

Zero Labs Electric Ford Bronco

Luci Immers Video Headset

Luci Immers Video Headset

Making Jelly Beans from Beans

Making Jelly Beans from Beans

Advertisement
2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo Gets Lots of Carbon Fiber Bits

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo Gets Lots of Carbon Fiber Bits

Aston Martin DBS 59 is Green and Bronze Beauty

Aston Martin DBS 59 is Green and Bronze Beauty

Barn Find ’68 Shelby GT500 Heads to Auction As-Is

Barn Find ’68 Shelby GT500 Heads to Auction As-Is