|kevin b||25/03/2020 12:18:40|
1823 forum posts
Just received an email from HobbyKing saying the UK warehouse is now closed.
Hope you all managed to get stocked up last week. I should think by the weekend online shopping will be minimal as most of the shops will be closed. Apart from the international ones.
Fortunately (being a Yorkshire modeller) I have enough materials and kits in stock to last me at least 5 years (not so sure about loo rolls though. Maybe 6 month's worth).
|Doc Marten||25/03/2020 13:31:02|
|543 forum posts|
My local is still doing mail order as are many others, I'll continue to use them.
|Anthony Scott 2||25/03/2020 13:50:37|
|93 forum posts|
The EU warehouse in Holland is still open, postage costs from there to UK can be cheaper than from Ipswich!
|Peter Miller||25/03/2020 15:28:56|
10961 forum posts
Slec is going at full stretch with orders and so is 4-Max and Balsa Cabin.
|Bob Cotsford||25/03/2020 15:43:52|
8390 forum posts
TJD models are still running their web based business, or they were yesterday, my Panic kit arrived this morning.
|Lima Hotel Foxtrot||25/03/2020 18:34:44|
382 forum posts
My LMS Addlestone models is closed, but is doing web and phone orders and posting them out.
|Eric Robson||25/03/2020 18:42:18|
|177 forum posts|
Panic buying is frowned on these days. Have a happy confinement building it, and I hope it won't be long before we are flying again
|john stones 1||25/03/2020 19:44:45|
11454 forum posts
Leeds Model shop, Nitroflight, Rotherham doing selling via phone/online.
|Richard Acland||25/03/2020 20:00:00|
106 forum posts
Ordered balsa plus bits from Balsa cabin on Monday. They said it might take a while as they were so busy.Also ordered bits from Nexus which arrived today. The shop may be shut but online business is thriving
Edited By Richard Acland on 25/03/2020 20:00:40
Edited By Richard Acland on 25/03/2020 20:01:36
682 forum posts
Spoke to George at 4max Monday, 3 bladed prop and adaptor on doorstep Tuesday lunchtime! Top service, thank you!!!!
|Martin McIntosh||25/03/2020 20:14:03|
3330 forum posts
SMC is still doing mail order. Great place to deal with too.
253 forum posts
same here with my local, 'Model Shop Leeds' ... closed but taking online and telephone orders
|Steven Shaw||25/03/2020 21:33:53|
362 forum posts
Same here in the centre of Canada, just email and phone orders.
|Bob Cotsford||26/03/2020 10:04:30|
8390 forum posts
We really do need 'like' buttons on this site
632 forum posts
I also had the email yesterday saying the UK HK warehouse was closed - then today I got an email suggesting I buy a Tundra model, and when you open the page it says it is available from the UK warehouse.
So is it shut or not? Not bothered personally as I don't need anything at the moment
|Ron Gray||26/03/2020 18:50:55|
|1927 forum posts|
If you look at the bottom of the page for the Tundra you will see a note that says your order will be held until they come back to work. So in answer to your question, the UK warehouse is closed.
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