Model Making Supplies and Materials

Welcome to the Model Making Supplies and Materials section of the Hobbies website. To help you navigate around, we have split this section into categories for the types of products that you maybe looking for.

We stock quality Birch Plywood, MDF and Lite-Ply in various size sheets.

Mahogany, Spruce, Walnut, Obeche, Balsa and Basswood are available in Panels or Strip Wood.

At Hobbies we also stock a selection of Wood Turnings, Wooden Balls, Buttons, Axle Pegs and Hardwood Dowels.

We stock a small selection of Veneer Packs which are ideal for Marquetry.

K & S Precision Metals has been in the business for over 60 years manufacturing the highest quality metal products. We are pleased to offer you a large range of K&S Metals including Brass Strips, Rods, Sheets, Tubes, Brass Tube and Sheets and Aluminium Sheet and Tubes.

Plastruct is the world's leading supplier of plastic scale model parts for every facet of miniature scale model building. From hobby to engineering / architectural to special effects to educational, Plastruct is your one-stop source for all your modelling needs. Tubes, Beams, Channels, Angles, Tees and Box Section as well as other Plastic Sheets both clear and white, sold in various thicknesses from 0.25mm-2mm.

To add a more natural effect to any scenic setting we sell a range of materials that will suit your every scenic need from; Trees, Scatter, Matting, Lichen, Snow, Water and Fibres.

We stock a huge selection of adhesives from Titebond and Deluxe Materials with a Glue for almost anything.

Hobbies have now added Vallejo Model Color paints to our already large range of exisiting paints including Revell and Tamiya paints.

Also check out Hobbies Plastic and Wooden Wheels. These are available in a range of sizes and colours and have been a Hobbies favourite for a long time!

We have a range of Clock Movements including German Quartz Movements and Watch Movements to help keep your projects on time! We also stock all the necessary Hands and Numerals too.

We also supply Barometers, Thermometers & Hygrometers so you can create your own weather stations.

We have an extensive range of Brassware including all the Fixings and Hinges you could possibly need to make anything, whether it is a dolls house or a trinket box. We also stock Musical Movements too.

We have many other handy sundries as well including Batteries, Switches, Leads, Wiring, Chargers, Motors, Gears, Pulleys, Magnets and Turntables.

At Hobbies we stock a wide range of Wheels, Axles and Spring Caps, ideal for making toys and prams or even go-karts!