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Scalemates - Scale Modeling Knowledge Engine
We glue together pieces of information, assembling it into knowledge, indispensable for every scale modeler

Reference Search Engine
Search our massive kit database and articles of 150+ scale modeling websites.

Finding scale modeling articles using existing search engines is difficult because:
- Unwanted results from wikis, shops and other sites clutter the results.
- No thumbnails for previews
- Many modeling sites are not optimised for search engines, making it difficult to find good results.
- Results are based on location, what if the model you are looking for isn't?
- Keyword usage: Review or Preview, Sd.Kfz. or SdKfz, Mk.1 or Mk.I ... returning different results.
Our dedicated scale modeling search engine addresses all these issues, searching was never that easy... try it out


Stash Management
Keep track of your collection of kits, aftermarket sets and colors.

"Do I have this kit or not?" A question many modelers faced. Start now with managing your stash online. On scalemates you can manage your personal collection of kits, details sets and decal sheets. All items are nicely organised including box art images. And in case an item is missing, just add it yourself!
With 131.000 products and aftermarket sets we are the largest and most popular online stash management tool.


Events Calendar
Plan your next visits to hobby shows, contests or workshops.

A worldwide database with shows, contests, workshops and other scale modeling events guarantees that you will know what to do in the weekends.


Hobby Shop Locator
Find hobby shops near a specific location and check if they are worth the trip.

A huge database with hobby shops from all over the world. You need kits, glue or paint while on a city trip or holiday? Find shops via our locator.


Social Networking
Follow, connect and interact with the online scale modeling community.

Our scalemates social network gives you specific features for scale modelers which you do not find on Facebook & co. Adding products to your wishlist, starting a new project, identifying your favorite colors, and many others... Another advantage is that you can keep your private life and scale modeling life seperate.

Scale Modeling Knowledge Engine

We glue together pieces of information, assembling it into knowledge, indispensable for every scale modeler. Search thousands of kits, articles, walkarounds, books, events, shops... Connect with modelers and manage your stash of kits.

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