Richard Hunt, owner of The Edmonds Hobby Shop, has been in business since the early 1970s — when building model airplanes, trains, boats and locomotives was a big thing for kids. Today the shop is a labor of love for Hunt, who is semi-retired, and customers tend to be adults who want to re-live the joys of their youth. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Richard Hunt, owner of The Edmonds Hobby Shop, has been in business since the early 1970s — when building model airplanes, trains, boats and locomotives was a big thing for kids. Today the shop is a labor of love for Hunt, who is semi-retired, and customers tend to be adults who want to re-live the joys of their youth. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A classic hobby store survives in the era of video games

At the Edmonds Hobby Shop, model cars, boats and trains are still popular with grown-up kids.

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