HobbyKing is a sales site (controlled by Hextronik.Ltd ) of models to Internet based on Hong Kong , it mainly distributes products dedicated to the model aircraft and model . It was founded in 2001 in Hong Kong by Anthony Hand . This company has become known by the introduction of low cost equipment in a market reserved for an elite but also through a wide choice of products.
Today Hobbyking is one of the major players in the world of model making, especially for beginners and young people. The brand also owns the OrangeRX , Turnigy and Durafly brands .
The company has gradually opened up to local markets through the opening of regional warehouses, today it consists of a headquarters based in Hong Kong and seven warehouses in Germany , Australia , Brazil , United States , Netherlands , United Kingdom and Hong Kong .
|2001||Creation of the company in Hong Kong .|
|April 2009||Opening of a warehouse (DE) in Germany, it is open to all EEC countries and some Eastern countries.|
|September 2010||Opening of warehouses (US and AU) in the United States and Australia (Only available to American and Australian customers).|
|July 2012||Opening of a warehouse (GB) in the United Kingdom, delivery throughout the EEC (initially the United Kingdom and Ireland)|
|November 2012||Opening of a warehouse (NL) in the Netherlands.|
|December 2012||Opening of a warehouse (BR) in Brazil (Only available to Brazilian customers).|