Welcome To Trumpeter Models
This website is filled with Trumpeter Model Kits and equipment used in the plastic kits hobby. Trumpeter is a Chinese company that manufacturers plastic injection moulding military model kits. Their product line consists of model ships, aircraft, cars and military ground vehicles. The company is located in Zhongshan, China, just North of Macau. All of the design and development is done at this site and production facilities on site extend to full mold making engineering using spark erosion techniques.The factory has the facility to take production from design computer right through to packaging with some outsourcing done on things like photo etched parts.
Trumpeter kits usually contain a lot of small parts, a feature which many modelers appreciate as impressive, and general comments are often positive in summary, especially for Russian navy ships. Trumpeter also put out scale models of popular items long awaited by enthusiasts that other companies have not included in their range. One kit from Trumpeter that has been very popular is the 1:350 scale kit of HMS Hood; the 1:700 scale kits of the battlecruiser were rumored to have been developed with input from the HMS Hood Association.
Generaly Trumpeter offers a wide variety of plastic model kits at very affordable prices. This puts the Plastic Kit Modeling hobby within reach of virtually everybody.
How To Browse Trumpeter Models On This Website
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