January 1991

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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Features
FSM Portfolio: Tony Greenland's 1/35 scale WWII German armor
He calls it relaxing - we call it amazing!
Modeling the Whirlwind radial engine
By Bob Steinbrunn
Improving Williams Brothers' 1/8 scale kit
Superdetailing U.S.S. Arizona
By Michael Ashey
Techniques for dressing up Revell's 1/426 scale kit
International Color and Camouflage
By Ian Huntley
World War Two British greys
Lesson nine: Natural metal finishes - difficult, yet spectacular
By Paul Boyer
Building a Vietnam M3 half-track in 1/35 scale
By Hilber Graf
A conversion based on Tamiya's M21
Reader Gallery Special Feature
IPMS/USA 1990 national convention
Improving Historex 1/32 scale horses
By Ray Anderson
Modifying and mounting man's faithful steed
Painting a modern U.S. Navy aircrew figure
By Philip Kessling
A miniature guide to flight gear on the Series 77 90 mm figure
Departments
Update
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
New Kit Report
FSM Looks at New Products
From the Editor
FSM Clinic
Reader Forum
Book Briefs
Tips and Techniques
Classified Advertisements
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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