Scale Models

Scale models are basically miniature copies of different types of objects. Here the copy may be smaller than the original but it will be sized to scale so that it resembles the original in every way. Scale models can be used in various ways from commercial purposes to collector's hobby items. Common uses for scale models include:

Commercial Scale Models

Here the model(s) will be used for commercial purposes. So, for example, they may be used in:

Hobby Scale Models

Many people will make and/or collect scale models as a hobby. Common types of scale models here include:

In this instance, hobbyists making scale models themselves can either make their own models from scratch or they can make them up from kits.