We are a family friendly hobby shop making memories by connecting generations through model hobbies.


We carry a wide selection of remote control airplanes, helicopters, cars, trucks, U-Control flying models, old time free flight model kits – both gas and rubber powered, plastic model kits, model trains, sci-fi kits, Gundam, model rockets,old time balsa wood flying models, puzzles, kites, a very large selection of balsa, bass, and spruce wood, books, magazines, paints, supplies, tools, and more!
In addition, we carry materials for boy scout, cub scout, and science fair projects, architectural building materials, and others. We also have a nice variety of carbon fiber rods and carbon fiber tape and we have a large selection of CA glues (instant), a variety of epoxy glues, laminating resins with various catalysts, and epoxy paint for model use.
We also offer remote control flying lessons!

Serving Southern California for over four decades!

Smith Brothers Hobby Center
8941 Reseda Boulevard
Northridge, California 91324
(818) 885-8636

Opened January 2, 1970, serving four generations of hobbyists.

Mon-Sat: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sun: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

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