Can Building Model Kits Teach Kids Independence?

Unassembled parts of a model kit

Kids are easy to adapt to things. Some parents are very conscious about every word they say and their actions to their children, mainly because kids get to absorb them a lot easier. They are very curious and would want to experience a lot of things without knowing if it’s dangerous for … Read more

Beginner’s Guide to Model Building

a made-up town of model pieces

As a beginner in model building, here’s a guide on how you can jumpstart your model building. Starting with a model kit For beginners, a model kit is an ideal thing to practice on. These kits already include complete parts you need to start building. Let’s say start with a simple car model kit. … Read more

The History Of Plastic Scale Modeling

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Throughout history, plastic scale models were used to represent everything from prototypes of the great inventors to troop formations and beyond. They’re still used occasionally in movies and heavily in architecture, but gone are the times when you could walk into a shop and see the walls lined with plastic scale models … Read more

What Equipment Do You Need When Making A Model Kit

Crafting tools

Model kits are indeed a fun and exciting hobby that you can do with your kids. If you plan to build fascinating scale models, such as the UGears Research Vessel or just a simple model train, working on model kits is a great hobby you should consider. Creating model kits is a … Read more

The Best Model Kits for Adults

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Working on model kits is indeed an enjoyable hobby. It helps you relax, improve your crafting skills, and helps build a positive vibe. If you are looking for an exciting activity, then model kits are definitely a great hobby to consider. A model kit is an excellent test of your skills and … Read more

Safety Tips For Making Model Kits

Unfinished model kit

Model kits are known as relaxing and enjoyable hobbies for adults and children. Just like any other hobby, working on model kits also impose various hazards, especially for kids. That is why if you plan to start a hobby on model kits, you should follow safety protocols to make sure your activity … Read more

Benefits of Making Model Kits

Benefits of Making Model Kits

Whether it’s building planes, trains, ships, bikes, cars, or culture icons, making model kits is an addictive hobby that entices kids and adults alike. In a world where digital entertainment is surging, model making serves as a tangible pastime and provides a unique experience. What’s remarkable is that it also offers many … Read more

What Can Kids Learn From Model Kits?

What Can Kids Learn From Model Kits

Most of the time, toys are developed not only to keep boredom at bay but also to stimulate a kid’s mental skills. Take model kits for example—building models is a tedious yet rewarding hobby that can be done by people of all ages. At first, model kits may seem intimidating and too … Read more

Tips for Building Model Kits

A builder working on a model

Do you want to build something with your hands and have grown tired of blocks and bricks or perhaps more complex hobbies like salt water fish tanks and studying historical Chinese art? It is time to try the impressively rewarding hobby of model building. Here you will get answers of a few … Read more

What Are Diecast Model Kits?

A diecast model car

Diecast toys were first introduced in the 20th century by manufacturers like Meccano (Dinky Toys) and Dowst Brothers (Tootsie Toys). The early models in the market were fundamental, consisting of a small vehicle body with no interior. The diecast toys of that time were not very good as there were many problems … Read more