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.
Bob Skurda's scratchbuilt 1/35 scale LVTP7
It's available now - but it wasn't then!
Combining multiple coats, ultrafine sandpaper, and polish for a dazzling shine
Early Nationalist fighter markings of the Spanish Civil War
Colorful aerial heraldry in the dark days before World War II
Testor's F-19 Stealth fighter
Number 13 in THE CLASSIC KITS series
Fallschirmjager in 1/35 scale
A scene from the Battle of Cassino
Licensing, trademarks, and scale models
Will lawyers keep kits off the market?
Accurizing Esci's 1/35 scale LAV-25s
Getting the "Frog" in shape
Photoetching for modelers
Creating a bas-relief instrument panel at home
International Color and Camouflage
U.S. Marines AV-8B Harrier II
New waves for your nautical diorama
Making waves with a Plunger
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
FSM Looks at New Products
From the Editor
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers