Frequently Asked Questions
What is Arckit?
Arckit is a ‘hands-on’ and ‘open-ended’ architectural building block platform consisting of unique components for spontaneously exploring and visualizing your ideas in scale model form. Inspired by real modular building techniques, Arckit enables aspiring architects of all ages to build freely and without restrictions using a ‘professional-level’ design tool. Think of Arckit like any instrument, the more you become familiar with it, the more amazing creations you will bring to life.
Can I build more than the sample models?
YES! The sample build on the box is just to get you started so you become familiar with Arckit’s unique ‘open-ended’ components and platform. Each kit has a further 3 alternative designs available online which we recommend you also build and then the possibilities for you to create your own masterpieces are truly unlimited. You can find all the alternative designs here. If you can imagine it, you can build it!
Are all kits compatible with one another?
Yes! All Arckit sets and individual components can freely integrate with one another.
If you’re looking to expand your set in a cost effective way, you can purchase individual components and accessories only from Arckit. Click here to check out our online store.
Who can enjoy Arckit?
Arckit can be used by anyone from 4 yrs and upwards as a fun, practical and stimulating design tool to be enjoyed individually or in groups. Arckit encourages hands-on creativity and less time on your mobile devices.
• Future architects and creators looking to step-up from their building block toys to a more advanced building block tool
• Parents wanting to give a meaningful gift to their children that they will enjoy, reuse and learn from.
• Adult hobbyists, designers and self-builders as a working model for exploring, visualizing and communicating their ideas.
• Schools to teach and learn a myriad of STEM & STEAM topics through the lens of architecture.
• Elderly as a fun, engaging and stimulating product to be enjoyed independently or with a group of friends.
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What scale is Arckit?
Arckit is scale 1:50 metric or ¼ imperial. However, did you know that you can also interpret Arckit at any scale you envisage it to be depending on its surroundings and context? Have fun integrating it with your other building block toys and characters.
What is Arckit Academy?
Arckit Academy offers a refreshing and sophisticated ‘hands-on & learn by doing’ approach that is unique to anything else available out there and educators are very excited about bringing it into their classrooms, library workshops and makerspaces. Read more about Arckit Academy
Are Arckit components available digitally?
Arckit Digital components are also available to build with via SketchUp and Revit.
Can I add 3D printed Components?
Yes! We offer bespoke 3D components for integrating your with your design components. You can also try creating your own 3D printed components and adding them to your creations. We’d love to see!
How long is the delivery time?
We aim to deliver your order 2-7 days after your order is placed, depending on where you are located. We always provide a tracking code with your order. If you have any questions, we are always happy to help. For more information on delivery prices please click here.
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