Community Workshop: Gunpla Basics

So if you missed our first community workshop here is your chance to join our second one. This workshop will be covering basics for Gunpla and Plamo modeling like seam line removal, panel lining, top coating and so much more. As always our workshops are free but seating is limited. The first class we did [...]

By |2018-08-03T04:50:55+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Gunpla Line! “SDCS”

So once in a blue moon Bandai will release a new model kit line. Past couple of years we got the new RE series and Revive High Grade line. Well it seem that this year the SD line of Gunpla is finally going to get an upgrade! The first major part of that is [...]

By |2018-06-14T05:23:09+00:00June 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hangar 18 Gunpla Showcase: Month of May

Hello Builders! Every month we will show case some of the builds that come into the store on our Sunday meets. If you are interested in joining you can find a link here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Hangar18Gunpla/. We post in the group when ever new shipments of kits come in stock. Can't wait to see you at the next [...]

By |2018-06-09T04:59:23+00:00June 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Quick Tip: Basic Gunpla Posing

Lets talk about posing real quick! There are hundreds of posing tutorial videos online for Gunpla but we all see pictures on Instagram of poorly posed kits. They look something like this..... All it takes is about 5 minutes of properly posing your kit in a basic idle standing pose. It can really change the [...]

By |2018-06-02T23:10:09+00:00June 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 3 Gunpla Kits For New Builders

Top 3 Gunpla Kits For New Builders So you are a new builder in the hobby and want to buy your first kit or maybe try out your first master grade. We have you covered with this Top 3 list for new builders. 1. HGUC RX-78-2 Gundam Revive In June 2015, Bandai initiated the "Revive" project [...]

By |2018-05-24T02:11:30+00:00May 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gundam Markers: 101

Hey everyone! A lot of new builders that purchase Gundam Markers to take their kit to the next level wonder what each marker does. We have lovely reference photo here that will help explain that. Gundam Markers are a great first step from taking your straight built kit to something more personable. YouTube is [...]

By |2018-05-18T02:54:06+00:00May 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gunpla Community Meetings and Workshops

From: TrueGunpla https://www.facebook.com/TrueGunpla/ Hangar 18 Gunpla Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Hangar18Gunpla/ If you have never been to one of our stores on a Sunday afternoon then you might not know about our Gunpla community. Our local community started from a couple of our customers getting together and wanting to have a day for Gunpla fans to meet. [...]

By |2018-03-08T21:23:01+00:00March 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Tools That You Need to Get Started in the Scale Modeling Hobby

Scale modeling is one of the most popular hobbies that we see at Hangar 18 Hobbies. But, many of the individuals who start scale modeling ask us how to get started. They want to know what they will need. Since this is a question we answer for our customers regularly, we want to make [...]

By |2018-06-05T17:10:58+00:00January 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Tools That You Need to Get Started in the Scale Modeling Hobby

3 Great Christmas Gift Ideas for RC Lovers

Christmas time can be extremely stressful. With so many individuals on the Christmas list, how do can anyone get the right gift for everyone? This is a question we are asked regularly at Hangar 18 Hobbies. We teach our clients to start their Christmas list by determining individuals interests and how they enjoy spending [...]

By |2018-02-09T21:12:29+00:00December 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments