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Model Aircraft Product Distributors & Hobby Shops

Here is a very extensive list of distributors of model airplanes, helicopters, cars, boats and rockets. Links tend to disappear over time, so if you notice any dead links here, please report them to us and provide a correct version if possible. Otherwise, we will attempt to locate the new location if it still exists. Note: I do not list distributors that use as their source unless they have an official Amazon Storefront. Please click here for Model Aircraft Product Manufacturers.


A2Z Corp. | 720-833-9300 | Englewood, CO
Peck Polymers, Indoor Model Supply, Sting Aero, Tru Weight Indoor Balsa,, and KT Marketing products.

Aero Micro | 408-255-5566 | Cupertino, CA
Electric flight supplies.

Aerospace Composite Products | 800-811-2009 | Livermore, CA
Lightweight composite materials.

AMA Store | 765-287-1256 | Muncie, IN
Apparel, books, videos, custom AMA items.

A Main Hobbies | 1-800-705-2215
We carry an extensive inventory of radio control cars, trucks, helicopters, airplanes, parts and accessories. Please let us know what we can do to better serve you, our valued customer.

Art's Hobby | 734-455-1027 | Canton, MI
Modeling supplies.

Avia Sport Composites | 828-345-6070 | Hickory, NC
Carbon fiber components.

Bambula Props | 301-374-2197 | Waldorf, MD
Large and giant scale kits. Balsa sheets, sticks, blocks.

Batteries America | 800-308-4805 | Middleton, WI
NiCad, MiMH, Li-Ion, Li-Poly.

Big Boys Toys | +0870 201 4814 | UK
Table football, pool tables, snooker tables, air hockey, scalextric, slot cars, radio controlled cars, radio controlled planes, steam models, f1 models, gadgets and gizmo's, birthday gifts, xmas ideas.

BMJR Models | 321-537-1159 | Sharpes, FL
Our emphasis is on small electric park flyers, designed around the popular Speed 280 electric motors and micro RC Gear.

Bob's Little Airplane Company | Miami, OK
Home of the Gymallo, the best Indoor|Park Flyer kit on the market!

Bob Selman Designs | 417-358-9521 | Carthage, MO
RTF kits, plans, radios, accessories, batteries, magnetic actuators, prop adapters, gearboxes, foam wings, and chargers.

Bob Smith Industries | 805-466-1717 | Atascadero, CA
Hobby, recreational & industrial adhesives.

BP Hobbies | 732-287-3933 | Piscataway NJ
Formerly Balsa Products, our company was originally milling balsa wood and making handcut R|C airplane kits. In 1998 we started importing and selling servos. Since the growth of electric flight we continue to expand our product lines to bring you latest exciting products and technologies.

Cactus Aviation | 520-721-0087 | Tucson, AZ
3W aerobatic, scale aircraft, motors & accessories.

Central Hobbies | 800-723-5937 | Billings, MT
Stocks a full range of radio-control airplane products, specializing in aerobatic & pattern rc equipment and accessories.

Cermark | 800-704-6229 | Santa Fe Springs, CA
ARF airplanes, batteries, battery charger & dischargers, radios, receivers, servos, connectors, electric motors & accessories, electric speed controls, engines, mufflers & glow-plugs, flight packs.

Cline and Associates | 937-426-4167 | Alpha, OH
Fuel systems, Tartan engines, Bisson mufflers.

CJ Youngblood Enterprises, Inc | 979-828 4269 | Hearne, TX

Dare Hobby | 800-578-3273 | Cumberland, MD
"Dare Design...the world's largest line of American manufactured, laser cut flying model airplane kits!" Also a distributor of top-tier building & flying supplies.

Dave Patrick Models | 815-457-3128 | Milford, IL
Planes & accessories.

Dave's Aircraft Works | 949-248-2773 | Capistrano Beach, CA
Airplane kits, plans, & spare parts & raw materials.

Desert Aircraft | 520-722-0607 | Tucson, AZ
Aircraft, engines, propellers, spinners.

Diversity Model Aircraft | 858-693-8188 | San Diego, CA
Electric powered R|C airplanes, battery packs, and accessories.

Dremel | 800-437-3635 | Racine, WI
Tools & accessories.

Drill Doctor | 800-597-6170 | Ashland, OR
Designs and manufactures the Drill Doctor® brand of high quality drill bit sharpeners.

DuraTrax | 217-398-0007 | Champaign, IL
RC Cars & accessories.

Dymond Modelsports | 920-303-2021 | San Diego, CA
Airplanes, radios, accessories.

Dynamics Unlimited | 727-559-0539 | Largo, FL
Micro and sub-ounce flight - kits, ARF, batteries, electronics, servos, motors, gears, propellers.

Eagle Hobbies | 435-477-1503 | Parowan, UT
Top Gun ignition systems, Eagle Claw plane racks.

Eagle Tree Systems | 888-432-4744 | Bellevue, WA

E Cubed R|C | 937-849-0418 | New Carlisle, OH
Antennae, chargers, connectors, control horns, crimper, gearboxes, kits/plans, lighting systems, metric screws, motors, props, & more.

F.A.I. Model Supply | 1-570-882-9873 | Sayre, PA
Complete source for free flight rubber supplies, including FAI contest tan rubber, stooges, kits, covering, propellers, tools, catapults, adhesives, towlines.

Electrifly | 217-398-8970 | Champaign IL
RC airplanes, accessories.

Electronic Model Systems (EMS) | 800-845-8978 | Yorba Linda, CA
Batteries, chargers, RC systems, receivers.

Emcotec | +49 (8234) 95 98 9 - 0 |Germany
Embedded controller technology.

Esprit Models | 321 725 3208 | Palm Bay, FL
Importer and distributor of high-quality and precision crafted, flying models. Our range of models starts from simple Parkflyers to Fun-Fly models then up to very complicated and beautifully made scale models.

Evolution Engines | 800-338-4639 | Champaign, IL
Airplane engines - distributed by Horizon Hobby.

Extreme Flight RC | 770-887-1794
ARF aircraft, accessories, motors, engines.

FanFare | (01227) 771331 | UK
Motors, speed controllers, propellers, chargers, wheels, & more.

Frank Tiano Enterprises | 863-607-6611 | Lakeland, FL
Adhesives, jets, turbines, & more. | 775-245-3823 (fax) | Eufaula, OK
Online hobby shop for R|C models and accessories.

Gator R|C | 417-725-7755 | Brookline Station, MO
R|C Pattern kits, accessories.

R|C Drones | R|C Airplanes
Source for the best geek, tech, and science products. We feature cool and fun products from across the internet and also write free buying guides for you. In short, we’re working hard to put a smile on your face and get more people excited about science and technology! | 610-282-4811 | Coopersburg, PA
ARC and ARF R|C planes & accessories.

Global Hobby Distributors | 714-963-0133 | Fountain Valley, CA
Distributor of RC hobby products.

Great Planes Model Distributors | 217-398-0007 | Champaign, IL
RC planes, accessories, tools, adhesives, field equipment, building equipment.

Hobby E-store | 818-848-8230 | Burbank, CA
RC cars, trucks, airplanes, helicopters, tanks, boats, & diecasts.

Hobby People
Out of Business as of January 2017

Hobbico | 217-398-0007 | Champaign, IL
Airplanes, cars, boats, chargers, accessories, field equipment, tools.

Hobby Hangar | 321-727-8227 | Melbourne, FL
Airplane kits, ARFs, laser paks.

Hobby Horse | 800-604-6229 | Madison, WI
Radios, receivers, servos, accessories, flight packs, engines, airplane kits.

Hobby Lobby International, Inc | 615-373-1444 | Brentwood, TN
Radio control RC model airplanes, boats, helicopters.

HobbyTown USA | 844-714-3445 | Chico, CA
RC airplanes, boats, helicopters, rockets, railroading, plastic models, science kits, arts & crafts.

HobbyZone | 877-504-0233 | Champaign, IL
Planes, boats, trucks.

Horizon Hobby | 800-338-4639 | Champaign, IL
International marketer and distributor of radio control (RC) cars, boats, planes and helicopters; model railroad; plastic and die-cast models; and other general hobby products.

Hot Bodies | 951-296-9340 | Temecula CA
RC car & truck kits, bodies, wheels, tires, chargers, parts & accessories.

Hobby People | 800-854-8471 | Fountain Valley, CA
RC airplanes, cars, boats, engines & motors, tools & supplies, books, & more.

HP Pilots | 920-623-4632 | Columbus WI
RC airplane pilots, machine guns, throw meters, 3d & standard meters, servo, rudder meters.

i4c Products | 918-492-9435 | Tulsa, OK
Products for the RC modeler, motorcycle enthusiast, & personal watercraft owners.

Kangke Industrial USA Inc | 877-203-2377 | Deer Park, NY
ARF airplanes, R|C engines, spinners, accessories, wing totes.

Kit Cutters | 714-962-8100 | California
We are totally committed to the propagation of giant model aircraft and manufacture excellent kits at low prices. Our loyalties are to our customers, not to our business affiliates. Kit Cutters does not push any particular designer and frankly, many of the less popular designers actually have the best designed and provide the best detailed plans and instructions. Also, all of Kit Cutter's wood is sealed in a nitrogen purged packaging to preserve the freshness of the wood and control moisture.

Master Airscrew | 916.631.8385 | Rancho Cordova, CA
Aircraft and drone propellers and technical bulletins.

Maxx Products International, Inc | 800-416-MAXX | Lake Zurich, IL
Resource for RC hobby products, parts, accessories. Mpi, Promax, Hitec, Futaba, etc.

MDW Aviation Associates, Inc | 800-545-8777 | Bridgeview, IL
Aviation smoke oil for giant scale models.

Mega Motor USA | 888-800-3663
Electric motors and accessories for RC models.

Megatech | 888-634-2911 | North Bergen, NJ
Offers a wide variety of high-technology R|C (radio-controlled) products that are extremely user friendly. Our philosophy is making unique products that are fun for kids and adults alike. Megatech promotes family interaction, education, competition and just pure fun.

Mike's Hobby Tools | 320-528-2473 | Barrett, MN
Airbrushes, anvils & vises, brushes, clamps & clips, compressors, cutting wheels & mandels, dental picks & spatulas, drills & bits, and much more.

Mikro Designs, Inc | 760-371-7546 | Ridgecrest, CA
Quality products for miniature aircraft.

Model Engine Company of America | 800-359-6972 | Sierra Madre, CA
Supplier of engines and accessories.

Model Rectifier Corporation (MRC) | 732-225-2100 | Edison, NJ
Train controls and sound systems, model trains, plastic model kits, die cast models, battery chargers, RC vehicles, boats, helicopters, & planes, model engines, slot cars, flight simulators.

Modellbau USA | 954-476-5572 | Sunrise, FL
Planes, engines, chargers.

Morgan Inc | 800-424-9300 | Enterprise, AL
Cool Power, Omega, Sidewinder fuel, Home Brew, Cool Power Racing Oils.

Mountain Models | 719-372-6727 | Penrose, CO
Our goal is to serve the radio control hobbyist by producing high- quality, laser cut electric aircraft kits that are durable, easy to build, and a joy to fly.

MTM International | Fax from the US 011 49 551 770 7736 | Germany
Specializes on small, and miniature electric airplane motors. Additionally, we offer micro-small electronic speed controllers, batteries, connectors, and lots of accessory items for electric airplane modeling.

Nelson Hobby Specialties | Texas
Aircraft kits, accessories, parts. LiteFAB polyester covering.

National Indoor Radio-controlled Aircraft Council | Special Interest Group (SIG) of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA). NIRAC includes members from the United States and Canada. Indoor R|C modeling is among the most rapidly growing activities in the hobby today. We support and encourage indoor remote-control model aircraft designing, building, and flying.

Northeast Sailplane Products | 802-655-7700 | Colchester VT
R|C sailplanes, electrics, and accessories.

O.S. Engines | Airplane, helicopter, car, buggy, boat engines, glow plugs.

Peak Electronics, Inc | 480-558-1996 | Gilbert, AZ
Provides top quality battery maintenance products and radio accessories to the discriminating modeler, now owns Sirius battery products.

Peck Polymers | 619-448-1818 | Santee, CA
Wide variety of supplies for Free Flight modeling.

Penn Valley Hobby Center | 215-855-1268 | Lansdale, PA
Gliders, rubber power, free flight, electric and combustion powered R|C, miniatures, custom kits, control line kits, parts, accessories, and much more.

Polk's Hobbies | 973-351-9800 | Irvington, NJ
Radios, planes, parts and more.

Potensky | 420 272 767 916 | Czech Republic
Planes, controllers, motors, receivers, chargers, propellers.

Powermaster | 512-285-9595 | Elgin, TX
Manufacturer of premium model engine fuel.

Radical RC | 937-256-7727 | Dayton, OH
RC airplane kits, parts, & accessories.

Ram Radio Controlled Models | 847-740-8726 | Round Lake Beach, IL
RC & railroad lighting systems, sound, control & power devices.

Razor Motors | Goleta, CA
Motors, controllers, prop adapters, geardrives.

RC Direct | 888-291-2111 | San Diego, CA
Helicopters, gliders, motors, receivers, crystals, radio repair.

RC Helis Plus Inc | 866-321-2300 | Pesotum, IL
World class RC Heli products and technical support.

RC Hobby Center | 937-236-2455 | Dayton, OH
Carries a full line of products from leading RC manufactures, suppliers & dealers at discount pricing.

RC Universe | Classifieds, auctions, reviews, polls, forums, product guides.

RCAT Systems | 408-830-0745 | San Jose, CA
Supplier of reliable wireless data acquisition solutions and electronics products. After many years of testing, our products have been developed by seasoned flyers, modelers and industry professionals.

RC Showcase | 301-374-2493 | Waldorf, MD
Engines, kits, accessories.

ReadyToFlyFun | 866-472-8697 | Scottsdale, AZ
BalloonCraft 2000, E-GULL RTF Parkflyer, T-HAWK RTF Electric Airplane and more.

Red Rocket Hobby Shop | 877-854-0647 | Enterprise, OR
Featuring the newest radio controlled airplanes, boats, cars, airships, helicopters and hobby shop products, including replacement parts and accessories.

Rich Uravitch | 321-728-0486 | Grant, FL
"Plans & Plastic" packages, scale accessories, jet kits.

Richmond RC Supply Ltd | 877-727-2329 | Canada
World wide supplier of Radio Control products including adhesives, RC model aircraft kits, ARF aircraft, radio control equipment, model boats, model engines, batteries and related accessories.

Rick's R|C Helicopters | 800-321-9909 | Corpus Christi, TX
Kits, parts and accessories for all of your helicopter needs.

RnR Products | 408-946-4751| Milpitas, CA
Composite radio control sailplanes, radio Control, 250 mph, powered, giant scale racers, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) and remotely piloted vehicles (RPV), a diverse assortment of OEM custom composite structures including fully instrumented wind tunnel models.

Rocketarium | 706-402-1611 |Port Charlotte, FL
Wide selection of model rockets to buy in this model rocket store, from various vendors : Edmonds Aerospace, FlisKits, Sunward Aerospace Group, Squirrel Works Model Rocketry, The Launch Pad, Mad Cow, and Starlight Model Rockets. This selection of model rocket kits provides options for many different sizes and design types, large and small. Beginning with sport fliers, to gliders and futuristic models. You'll also find military scale replicas, even multi-stage and cluster rockets.

RT Models | 352-867-9836 | Ocala, FL
Planes & motors.

Sam's Stuff & Hobbies | 573-255-3514 | Gatewood, MO
C|L Flyers, here's a lower cost alternative to buying from Brodak. He sells many hard-to-find C|L kits.

Sky Hooks & Rigging | 905-257-2101 | Canada
Micro radio and construction supplies for electric free flight and indoor|outdoor radio control.

SIG Manufacturing | 800-247-5008 | Montezuma, IA
Balsa, spruce, maple, bass and plywood, paints, glow fuels and other chemicals, outstanding line of model aircraft in radio controlled, free flight and control line varieties, Build It Yourself (BIY) kits feature state-of-the-art laser cut parts for fast assembly and outstanding accuracy, Almost Ready to Fly (ARF) airplanes.

Startek International | 800-638-8050 | Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Offers an extensive line of CCTV & assorted video products including wireless video cameras & video transmitters, and more.

Stevens AeroModel | 719-393-0830 | Colorado Springs, CO
Airplane kits, micro helicopter kits, robotics, model supplies.

Stits Lite by F & M Enterprises | A full-size aircraft fabric covering system created especially for model airplanes.

Sunward Aerospace Group | 416-953-1847 | Ontario, Canada
We produce an exciting and high quality line of wood kits, educational products, model rockets, jet fighter model rockets, parts, and components.

SuperFly R|C | 512-762-5167 | Georgetown, TX
Planes, accessories, kit combos.

Super Glue Corporation - Pacer Technology | 800-538-3091 | Rancho Cucamonga, CA
ZAP glues, other adhesives & glues.

Thunder Power Batteries | 702-228-8883 | Las Vegas, NV
Li-Poly packs, chargers|balancers.

TnT Landing Gear | 419-868-5408 | Swanton, OH
Landing gear, props. wheels, fuel tubing, spinners & adapters, scale pilots, and more.

Todd's Models | 888-202-5995 | Snoqualmie, WA
Chargers, motors, gyros, heatsinks, kits, prop adapters, propellers, receivers, servos, speed control, wheels.

Top Flight Monokote | 217-398-8970 | Champaign IL
Shrink and adhesion plastic coverings.

Tower Hobbies | 800-637-6050 | Champaign, IL
Radio control models, accessories, parts, and more.

Trinity Products, Inc | 732-635-1600 | Edison, NJ
Car kits, TRC tires, nitro products, electric motors, bodies, batteries, accessories.

Tru-Turn | 281-479-9600 | Deer Park, TX
Prop adapters, hubs, nuts, spinners, & wheels.

Vel-Tye LLC | 800-769-2842 | Virginia Beach, VA
Develops and produces custom-made products made with genuine Velcro® brand hook and loop.

West Mountain Radio | 203-853-8080 | Norwalk, CT
Computerized battery analyzers (CBA) & RIGrunner 12 Volt DC power panels RIGrunner 12 Volt DC power panels.

Weston UK | 01588 630253 | UK
Model aircraft.

Windrider R.S.B. Aviation Co., Ltd | 852-27968723 | Hong Kong
RC planes, parts & accessories, batteries.

Wing Warrior | 714-657-3612 | Huntington Beach, CA
Batteries, electric wings, slope wings, motors, replacement parts.

Wireless Video Cameras | 951-301-7031 | Murrieta, CA
Wireless video camera systems and components

The World Models | (852) 2707 9783 | Hong Kong
ARF airplanes, boats, accessories.

WRAM | New York
The Westchester Radio Aero Modelers, Inc., the not-for-profit club that brings you this site, is one of the leading organizations in R|C, the radio control hobby. In addition to the private pursuit of modeling by our individual members, we operate one of the leading trade shows each year and we have recently introduced a new program aimed at encouraging the involvement of youngsters in modeling.

W.S. Deans | 714-828-6494 | Los Alamitos, CA
Plugs, wire, bars, pigtails, battery kits, solder, antennas, dischargers, speed jigs. | 818-528-5532 | Arcadia, CA
Radio Control Toys are our specialty. Come browse our huge selection of RC products. We pride ourselves on our prompt and unparalleled customer service, so come and check out our selection of remote control toys.


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