Top 10 Model Making Tools UK – Hand Tools

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1. Stanley


450g, STANLEY STHT0-51309 16oz Fiberglass Curved Claw Hammer

Stanley #ad - 16oz fibreglass hammer is ideal for driving nails up to 75mm for general light duty fixing. Claw hammer is perfect for hammering and removal of nails. Bi-material grip with gripping ribs for improved comfort and anti slip grip. Strong fiberglass shaft provides additional strength and durability. Added protection and durability within key vulnerable area of shaft from when hammer is accidentally overstriked from target area.
BrandStanley #ad
ManufacturerStanley Black & Decker #ad
Weight0.7 kg (1.55 Pounds)
Part NumberSTHT0-51309

2. iFixit


Tablet, Camera, iFixit Mako Precision Bit Set, PC, PS4 / Xbox, Bit-Set with 64 Precision bits 4 mm to Repair Electronic Devices Like Smartphone

iFixit #ad - These precisely machined bits fit properly into the screws and protect both the bit and the fasteners from damages. Universal: huge variety of bits made to repair every device: tablet, camera, smartphone, wearables, PC, glasses, laptop, watch, PS4 / Xbox controller and household appliances like radio and coffee / kitchen machines.

Additionally, the inside of the lid serves as a sorting tray. Must-have: it doesn't matter if you want to replace a broken screen or change a battery, this set provides the necessary tools for any electronic repair. Compatible with apple, Samsung, Huawei, Sony and many more!. Ifixit quality: magnetic bit driver made of anodized aluminium & 4 mm bits made of high-quality S2 steel.

Functional: thanks to the foam insert and magnetic closure of the case, tools, components and bits can be safely stored and transported. Complete: this set includes a 4 mm aluminium bit driver with magnetic bit socket, knurled grip, and swivel top for easy operation - plus 64 precision bits 4 mm and a flexible extension.
BrandiFixit #ad
ManufactureriFixit #ad
Part NumberIF145-299-4
Warranty2 year manufacturer.

3. The Beadsmith


5.75" Long 160mm, Polished Steel Head, Consistently Make up to 6 Size Loops & Jump Rings, 2-9mm, Tool for Jewelry Making, Comfort Grip Handle, The Beadsmith Wire Bending Pliers

The Beadsmith #ad - Right tool for the right job: this bail making plier creates 6 different loops: 2mm, 3mm, 7mm & 9mm. Jewelers tool: everyone will want to include this craft and jewelry making plier to their kit. Your satisfaction is important to us. Ultimate comfort: these plier handles were created specifically for comfortable daily use.

Contact us with any quality issues or concerns. Bend, 5mm, shape, 4mm, and loop metal wire to create custom jewelry and accessories. You'll find yourself reaching for this multi-looping plier for every project! The beadsmith - 40 years in the making! trusted to bring you the best quality beads, tools, and supplies. Let us join you in the creative journey. Professional quality: european design and made using the highest standards, this looping plier measures 5.

5 inches 140mm and features a polished steel head and lap joint construction. Made for heavy duty work and to stand up to years of application, while the double-leaf springs help ease hand fatigue while crafting. A great addition for beginners and experienced jewelry designers, DIY crafters and general hobbyists. Making jewelry should be a positive experience. Our experts are here to help.
BrandThe Beadsmith #ad
ManufacturerBeadsmith #ad
Height3.5 cm (1.38 Inches)
Length17.5 cm (6.89 Inches)
Weight0.02 kg (0.05 Pounds)
Width1.9 cm (0.75 Inches)
Part NumberPL61



Ideal for Cutting Drywall Wallboard Plywood, Goldblatt Folding Jab Saw, Bi-Metal Blade 8-TPI

GOLDBLATT #ad - Suitable for drywall, cement board, wallboard, plywood, thin paneling and PVC. Made of bi-metal blade, designed to be very resistant, strong to withstand the stresses of demanding use. Triple ground teeth for fast cuting and 3X cutting life. Perfect for both professional and amateur users and other project works. Curved and slip-resistant handle for a secure grip, designed for continuous use with minimal fatigue.
ManufacturerHangzhou Great Star Industrial Co.,LTD #ad
Height15 cm (5.91 Inches)
Length7 cm (2.76 Inches)
Width25 cm (9.84 Inches)
Part NumberG08501A



3 Slotted and 2 Square Tips, 3 Phillips, 8-in-1 Screwdriver Set with Interchangeable Blades, Klein Tools 32288 Insulated Screwdriver, Black/Orange

KLEIN TOOLS #ad - Screwdriver set includes tip sizes: two #2 phillips, one #1 Square, two 1/4-Inch Slotted, one #1 Phillips, one #2 Square, and one 3/16-Inch Slotted.

Cushion-grip handles for greater torque and comfort. Interchangeable blades with a slim-tip to fit tight terminal blocks. Handle and blade have a 1000-volt insulation rating and meets or exceeds ASTM F1505 standard for insulation. Interchangeable insulated Screwdriver Set with an insulated handle, 5 interchangeable insulated blades, and a carrying pouch. Securely and easily release the blade with a quick twist of the lock collar. A layer of orange impact and flame resistant insulation protects from electric shock.
ManufacturerKlein Tools #ad
Height5.33 cm (2.1 Inches)
Length20.32 cm (8 Inches)
Weight0.42 kg (0.92 Pounds)
Part Number32288



ESD Safe with Hardened Carbon Steel Jaws PCB Side Snips. Made in Japan. ENGINEER ns-06, Black, 112 mm, Professional Grade, Precision Mini/Micro Side Cutters

ENGINEER #ad - Mini / micro sized - ideal for precise PCB & electronics work, hobbyists, craft work etc. Constructed from heat treated carbon steel for outstanding cutting performance & durability.

Angle opening adjuster - sets how wide jaws open when grips released enhances productivity + less hand fatigue wrt repetitive cutting work. Spring loaded grips to help avoid hand fatigue during repetitive cutting work. Strap holes at end of handles. Material : s58c carbon steel Hardness: HRC 58±4. Esd safe comfort grips, constructed from oil resistant thermoplastic elastomer. Cutting edges specially designed for flush cutting of electronic components, copper wire, and soft component lead wires. Made in japan ROHS Compliant. Cutting capacity φ dia. 08mm copper wire.
Manufacturerengineer inc. #ad
Height1.1 cm (0.43 Inches)
Length5 cm (1.97 Inches)
Weight0.05 kg (0.11 Pounds)
Width11.2 cm (4.41 Inches)
Part NumberNS-06

7. Thor


Thor 1414 Dead-Blow Nylon Hammer 2.Lb.

Thor #ad - Effective blows without recoil. Replacement faces are available. Screw-in polyurethane faces. Hollow die-cast head. Ideal as a multipurpose striking tool.
BrandThor #ad
ManufacturerThor #ad
Height5.11 cm (2.01 Inches)
Length33.5 cm (13.19 Inches)
Width21.01 cm (8.27 Inches)
Part NumberTOO-THO1414

8. Rolson


300 x 200 mm, Rolson 60804 A4 Cutting Mat

Rolson #ad - Protects desk, table and bench top surfaces. Non slip surface remains smooth for hundreds of cuts. Helps to preserve the life of knife blades. Color: Green.
BrandRolson #ad
ManufacturerRolson #ad
Height30 cm (11.81 Inches)
Length22 cm (8.66 Inches)
Weight0.26 kg (0.57 Pounds)
Width0 cm (0 Inches)
Part Number60804

9. Tamiya


Tamiya Sanding Sponge Sheet 4-type#400,#600,#1000,#1500 Set

Tamiya #ad - Suitable for wet sanding use. Attached to a flexible sponge base, the abrasive coat of this sanding sheet is well-suited to removing protrusions on plastic models and also finishing materials such as wood and metal. Tamiya sanding sponge 4type×1sheet set. A sheet size: 114×140mm / thickness: 5mm. This item can be easily cut into the desired shape/size using a modeling knife. The sponge's flexibility allows even finishing of curved surfaces and hard-to-reach corners. Abrasive material: Alminum oxide. Made in Spain.
BrandTamiya #ad
ManufacturerTamiya #ad
Weight0.02 kg (0.04 Pounds)
Part Numberunknown

10. The Army Painter


Set of Slant & Pointy Tweezers, Craft Tweezers Precision Fine Point for Assembling Miniatures, The Army Painter 2-Piece Precision Tweezers, Small Crafting Tweezers: 95mm Flat Tip & 103mm Pointy Tip

The Army Painter #ad - Use the needle nosed pointy tweezer to remove small cloth fibers from your paint, or the flat nozed tweezer to carefully remove the dropper tip and drop Mixing Balls in your Warpaints. Use for fine model assembly - the modelling tweezers will help you pull through particularly meticulous model assemblies, whether a very fine part for your plastic or metal model assembly, or you're working on an especially elaborate miniature conversion, the tweezers precision fine point will allow you to maintain precise control over the parts you need to attach.

The tweezers for crafts are indispensable tools for preparing your Warhammer, and Dungeons & Dragons models prior to assembling and painting. Born from gaming – the army painter is the brainchild of wargaming and painting veterans of many years bo penstoft and Jonas Færing: “We wanted to produce the paints and accessories that could have carried us all the way from the level of novice to experienced painters and gamers when we first started out. Essential precision tool for your hobby projects - this set of two craft tweezers provides key tools for any hobbyist, Star Wars Legion, Wargaming, beginner and veteran alike.

Perfect all-round tool - the small tweezers will come in handy in most situations involving a busy work space. Perfect for precise basing material application - The crafting tweezers used in conjunction with our glue allow for the precise and easy application of tufts, battlefield rocks, razorwire, etc. The craft tweezers precision are a great tool for anyone who don't have the natural fine motor skills of a needle fingered spider gnome. With the army painter our aim is to help you get awesome painted models on the table, and still get more time for Gaming! For your warhammer and Roleplaying model basing projects.
BrandThe Army Painter #ad
ManufacturerThe Army Painter #ad
Part NumberTL5035
Warranty2 years.