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.
Eddie Chavez' scratchbuilt Bell X-1
It took the right stuff to build Chuck Yeager's personal model
Building an SdKfz 250/7 in 1/35 scale
Details change the Greif to a Granatwerfer
Scribing panel lines
Transform that average kit into a modeling wonder
Building a slat-wing Sabre in 1/48 scale
Converting Monogram's F-86F to an F-86E
Improving a 1/72 scale F-16 cockpit
Adding photoetched and white-metal parts
Improving motorcycle wheels
Get a more realistic motorcycle, whether you prefer action or at-rest posing
Good-looking bases the quick and simple way
Give your model the support it deserves
Building a McLaren MP4/2C diorama in 1/24 scale
Rev up a Formula One scene with lights and sound
How to deliver chain mail
Real knights weren't caught dead without it
International Color and Camouflage
U.S. Marines Desert Storm CH-46 Sea Knight
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
New Kit Report
From the Editor
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers