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Red Cat Scout

Redcat Racing Gen8 International Scout II

Redcat has finally distilled nearly fifteen years of evolution and refinement, into its first fully original vehicle, designed and developed in the USA.

Estes Saturn at A & R Paints and Crafts

Estes Saturn

Once again, Estes has brought back the famous Saturn V! This famed rocket was the first vehicle to send man to the moon and is one of the finest 1:100th scale models kits ever produced.

Scaled from official NASA drawings, the finished model is 43.25 inches tall and lifts off to about 350 feet on a E30-4 composite motor and includes lunar module!

Gundam Models at A & R Paints and Crafts

Gundam Models

Gundam models are kits depicting the vehicles and characters of the fictional Gundam multiverse by Bandai.

Gundam modeling spread in the 1990s with North America and Europe.


The Field System™

The Field System makes it easy to add texture and dimension while modeling meadows, fields and pastures with incredible realism. A wide range of colors and textures allow you to model any season or grassy landscape. All products are designed to work together, and each one includes simple-to-follow instructions to make modeling easy.

The Field System™ from A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store in Troy IL

The Field System™ from A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store in Troy IL

The Field System™ from A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store in Troy IL