Model Making Materials

+44 (0)20 7264 1288
2.0mm white HIPS styrene sheet for model making


£12.70 inc.VAT
C&C available

Recycled white HIPS sheet for model making.

High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS), often referred to as styrene, is a widely used material in many fields of model making especially on architectural, interior design & theatre design models.


  • Sheet size: 2.0 x 457 x 508mm
  • Pack size: 2 sheets
  • Recycled.
  • Suitable for vacuum forming.
  • To cut, score with a scalpel & snap for a nice clean break.
  • Adhere with Plastic Weld.
  • If you need to paint the styrene we recommend using a spray paint after applying a priming coat.
  • See our Basic guide to styrene modelling (1.4Mb PDF).
  • These sheets can be cut to your artwork in our Laser Department.


The advantages of HIPS over other building materials its speed of use. You can score the surface, snap along the score, then glue with Plastic Weld. This makes HIPS a great for sketch modelling.

4D modelshop uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here to read our Privacy Policy.
Please check the box to accept and close