Welcome to The Hobby Box, an independent model shop in Sussex midway between Brighton and Tunbridge Wells.

The Hobby Box has existed in Uckfield for over 35 years and in it’s current location for several of those.

We stock items for many types of modelling.

Please view our News bar on the right of this page for the latest updates, upcoming events and announcements.

We are actively seeking second-hand N, OO and O Gauge locomotives and rolling stock, with part-exchange considered on new items.

Whilst we currently don’t trade online, please contact us if you are seeking a specific item, we are here to help.

The manufacturers and products we stock are listed on the ‘About Us’ page, and our contact details and opening hours can be found on the ‘Contact’ page here.

We look forward to seeing or hearing from you.


• Techpower 5 – 15% One half gallon + One gallon
• Techpower 10 – 15% Three half gallons
• Laser 5 – Five gallons
• Car Fuel – Big Bang 16 – One half gallon + One gallon
• Car Fuel – Big Bang 20 – One half gallon + One gallon
• Car Fuel – Big Bang 25 – One half gallon + Three gallons
• Coptamix 15 – 18% Klotz Heliglow with ICAP – One gallon
• Coptamix 20 – 19% Klotz Heliglow with ICAP – One gallon
• Formula Irvine – Reg Straight Glow Fuel – One gallon
• Pro Synthetic 2000 – High perf anti foaming for all glowplug
engines, 20% Nitromethane – One gallon

All fuel is half price to clear, grab it while you can !


All radio controlled parts currently in stock, are now half the marked price. This includes chargers, batteries, props, and the like, while stocks last. If unsure, please ask.

This does not include glues, balsa, and wood.

This offer also excludes any further discounts.