Military Collectables


      Diecast military models are more than just toys – they’re intricate replicas of some of the most iconic vehicles in military history. From tanks to planes to naval vessels, diecast military models offer enthusiasts and collectors the chance to own a piece of history.

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      Browse the full range of military collectables available on the Hobbyco website today!

      Why Should I Buy a Diecast Military Model?

      If you're a fan of military history or just appreciate well-crafted models, then collecting diecast tanks and planes is an obvious hobby. 

      These models, which come in various sizes and scales, are incredibly realistic and detailed and serve as a tangible reminder of some of the most defining moments in world history. Whether you're a collector yourself or looking for a unique and meaningful gift for someone else, a diecast military model is a great choice.

      Whether you’re looking to get your collection off on the right foot or want to add to your growing set of military planes and tanks, Hobbyco is the place to shop!

      Who Makes the Best Diecast Military Models?

      With so many diecast military model manufacturers out there, which brands stand above the rest?

      The obvious choice is Panzerkampf. Panzerkampf diecast models are a true testament to the craftsmanship of model building. Each model is meticulously designed with an unprecedented level of detail.

      Take the 1/72 German Leopard 2A6EX Main Battle, for example. With historically accurate markings and insignia, a rotating turret and an elevated gun, it’s the perfect example of Panzerkampf’s attention to detail.

      What Should I Look for When Buying a Diecast Military Model Online?

      Shopping online for diecast models is not without its challenges. You want to ensure you’re investing in a genuine model and not a second-hand knock-off, but this can be difficult to detect unless you have the model in front of you.

      The first step to buying an authentic model military vehicle in Australia is shopping at a reputable supplier — like Hobbyco! We’re committed to supplying our customers with high-quality products and only stock genuine military collectibles in our online store.

      More broadly, look for models with high levels of detail and accuracy in their design, as well as durable materials and construction. If you're a collector, consider the rarity and authenticity of the model before making a purchase. 

      Finally, be sure to check the scale of the model and the level of assembly required, as some models may come in pieces that require glue or other tools for assembly. By keeping these factors in mind, you can confidently find the perfect diecast military model to add to your collection.

      How Do I Take Care of My Diecast Diecast Military Models?

      Caring for your diecast military models is not only essential for their longevity but also for maintaining their value.

      How you take care of your models depends on where you are planning to display them. A secure display cabinet should protect your military planes and tanks from dust and dirt. If, on the other hand, you prefer to have your diecast models out in the open on your desk or bookshelf, you may need to clean them to prevent dust from building up.

      Regular dusting with a soft cloth can keep them looking pristine while avoiding harsh chemicals or cleaners can prevent damage to the paint and decals. 

      Finally, handle your models with care and avoid dropping them, as this may cause damage or breakage. By following these simple steps, you can ensure that your diecast military models remain a valued part of your collection for years to come.

      Where to Buy Diecast Military Planes?

      From Hobbyco — of course!

      We’re proud to stock one of the widest ranges of diecast military models in Australia and are always looking to add to our collection. If you’re looking for a particular plane or tank and can’t see it in our collection, feel free to reach out to our team for assistance.

      What Types of Diecast Military Models Does Hobbyco Sell?

      Hobbyco is your ultimate destination for all different types of diecast military models, taken straight from the world’s most famous battlegrounds. 

      Some of our customer’s favourite military collectibles include:

      1/72 US Vietnam M42 Duster

      The M42 Duster was in service from 1952 to 1988 and played an important role in the Vietnam War, protecting American troops and providing critical ground support. 

      This diecast model is constructed from metal and plastic, features a historically accurate rotating turret, elevated cannon and hull and comes with long-lasting pad-printed markings and placards.

      1/72 Leopard 2A6NL

      To this day, the Leopard 2 remains a popular tank throughout Europe, including in the Netherlands. This particular model sits 13.5cm long and features the colours and design of the Dutch army, superbly painted over the metal and plastic construction.

      What Other Diecast Models Does Hobbyco Sell?

      In addition to military diecast models, Hobbyco’s collection of products includes collectibles from a wide range of categories, including:

      Shop for Diecast Military Models at Hobbyco

      If you’re searching for diecast military models in Australia, there’s no better place to shop than Hobbyco.

      Our range of military models includes some of the all-time classic planes and vehicles, helping you to recreate your favourite battles with high-quality products.

      Shop the full range of military collectibles on our website today, and be sure to contact our team if you have any questions.

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