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

Tips for Building Robot Model Kits

Tips for Building Robot Model Kits

Technology’s advancement is impressive but it can never catch up with people’s imagination. It is apparent on the long list of fascinating robots given by pop culture, from books to comics, sci-fi movies, anime, and TV shows. Like most people, you’ve probably had a strong interest in these machines, perplexed by their … 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

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