Products for Model Making
Whether your passion is making model railways, planes, boats or anything else; our range of high quality, industrial-grade products has plenty to suit. This includes our range of German-manufactured super glues and adhesives, high quality electrical insulation tapes from 3M and convenient sizes of cork, shim stock, rubber and much, much more.
The list below highlights just some of our products suited for model making. If you do spot something somewhere else on our site you think should be here please do let us know as this list only gets better through your feedback. Likewise if you come up with new applications for our products. We love hearing about all the different ways people use them and would really appreciate the feedback.
Available in a large selection of thicknesses and multiple sizes. 316 Stainless Steel Shim has excellent resistance to corrosion, is very strong, and is often used for lining, sealing and spacing work in corrosion protection or sanitary applications.
A very economical yet reliable grade of masking tape. Manufactured by 3M, this tape bonds well, is very flexible and can easily be applied to most shapes and surfaces. It can be torn by hand and is available in four different widths.
3M 2308 Masking Tape has a crepe paper backing and a pressure sensitive rubber adhesive. This adhesive bonds well to almost all surface types, resists curling yet removes cleanly when required. A performance grade of masking tape for higher volume users.
An extremely thin (0.06mm) transparent form of adhesive transfer tape. 3M 467MP works with a wide range of materials, has excellent temperature resistance and creates high strength bonds. It’s available in a range of widths to suit your application.
A thin (0.13mm) and transparent adhesive transfer tape. 3M 468MP will bond very well to most materials and will generally form higher strength bonds than 467MP. This tape has excellent temperature resistance and is available is a selection of sizes.
A fast tacking industrial grade adhesive spray that is ideal for bonding foams and fabrics. 3M Foam Fast Spray Adhesive creates soft (non-yellowing) bond lines and can be used with a wide range of materials.
A specialised spray adhesive for temporarily holding parts in place. 3M 75 Repositionable Spray Adhesive is “tape-like” in its ability to instantly bond while supporting repeated lifting and repositioning.
A strong, permanent spray-on adhesive that can be used with wood, decorative laminates, metal, fabric and many types of rubber and plastic. 3M 90 Hi-Strength Spray Adhesive is fast drying and very easy to use.
A premium grade of masking tape for when you simply can't compromise on quality. 3M Scotch 233+ Masking Tape is known for its distinctive green colour, excellent paint hold out and clean removal. It's available in a range of widths starting at just 3mm.
Thin, strong and highly conformable. 3M Temflex 1610 PVC Electrical Tape has a fast acting adhesive that works with most surfaces and can be smoothly wrapped around irregular objects. This tape is available by the roll in a selection of colours.
A completely clear type of double sided adhesive tape. A3200 features a strong acrylic core with an acrylic based adhesive that bonds to almost all surfaces and only increases in strength over time. The ideal tape for discrete, long lasting mounting.
Available in a selection of colours (including red, black, yellow, green, white and blue), our Adhesive Book Binding Cloth Tape is tough, strong and very economical. It bonds to most surfaces, seals and protects against moisture.
A high strength tape with very good tensile strength and abrasion resistance. Our adhesive fibreglass tape with acrylic adhesive withstands 155°C and bonds with high strength to most materials and surfaces.
A very thin adhesive tape with a bright yellow colouring. Our Adhesive Polyester Film Tape provides very good electrical insulation, has a high strength adhesive and is available in a range of sizes.
High temperature tape made from thin Polyimide film coated with a silicone adhesive. Ideal for high temperature electrical insulation applications, high temperature masking and more. Available in a selection of sizes.
Adhesive Spray is the fast, simple and easy way to bond large, lightweight surfaces and materials. This spray works with most types of surfaces and materials and makes permanent bonding, mounting and fixing simple.
The easy way to create strong, permanent bonds. Adhesive Spray Extra Strong is very easy to use and works with most types of materials and surfaces.
A fast-acting spray adhesive that allows for parts to be positioned after application. Our Adhesive Spray for Detachable Joints is transparent, does not discolour and can be used for temporary or permanent bonding. Ideal for crafts, DIY & professionals.
Perfect for quick and simple repairs to all kinds of metal surfaces, Aluminium Repair Sticks have a very fast pot life (4 min.) are aluminium-grey in colour and non-rusting. They are easy to shape, bond well to metals and very long lasting.
A specialised spray designed to restore, coat and protect metal surfaces. Aluminium Spray A-100 is made with high purity aluminium pigments and creates a surface coating that not only looks good, but protects against corrosion and abrasion.
Used to coat, enhance and protect all kinds of metal surfaces from corrosion. Aluminium Spray A-400 provides a bright surface finish and is ideal for restoration and coating work in the automotive, marine, DIY, hobby, HVAC and engineering sectors.
Weicon Aqua Repair Sticks are the ideal selection when the item you need to stick to simply can’t be dried off. These work on wet, damp or even submerged surfaces and bond to a large selection of material types.
A special kind of adhesive sealant that can be applied to wet, damp or even submerged surfaces. Weicon Aqua-Flex Underwater Sealant and Adhesive bonds to most types of materials and is available in white, black or grey.
A professional grade cable stripper with incredible versatility. Automatically adjusting, our No. 7 Magic can be used with flexible, round cable between 0.5mm² and 16mm² cross section.