November 1989

FineScale Modeler magazine is the essential tool for modelers of all skill levels.  Learn how to create models of aircraft, armor, ships, cars and more.  Every issue provides clear, well-instructed articles that show how to assemble the latest model kits and how to master painting and finishing techniques.

Kit reviews, new kit and product announcements, tips from experts, and a gallery of readers' models make every issue packed with value.
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FSM Staff Report: 1989-1990 New figure releases
Dan Wolf's scratchbuilt 88 mm gun
By Charles Reynolds
Scaling up Tamiya's Flak 36 kit in metal!
Aurora's Seaview nuclear submarine
By Andy Yanchus
Number 1 in THE CLASSIC KITS series
Modeling the Fokker D.VIII in 1/28 scale
By Martin Myers
A conversion of the classic Revell Dr.I triplane
Figure painting with oils
By Glenn Bartolotti
These techniques could be used on your first figure
Lesson one: Glues, fillers, and eliminating seams
By Paul Boyer
Building a Vietnam Road Warrior
By Hilber H. Graf
A cargo truck gets armor plate in this 1/35 scale conversion
International Color and Camouflage
By Ian Huntley
Battle of Britain Supermarine Spitfire MK I
Science-fiction modeling - with junk
By Brian Tremblay
Tips for finding detail treasures among your discards
U.S. Army Air Service AEF, France, 1918
By Gregg Volke
Number 32 in the AMERICAN DRESS AND DETAIL series
FSM Update
Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
FSM Looks at New Products
From the Editor
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM New Kit Report
FSM Book Briefs
FSM Reader Forum
FSM Tips and Techniques
Classified Advertisements
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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