March 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: John Leyland's Navy ships
In these scales, less is more
Modeling a 1/25 scale pro-street '48 Ford
By Evan Hermel
Converting a classic into a street-legal dragster
The U.S. Cavalry's M1 Combat Car
By D.P. Dyer
Armor between the wars
Lesson 11: Basic weathering
By Paul Boyer
International Color and Camouflage
By David Klaus
Royal Air Force Harrier GR.5
Strombecker's TT-1 Pinto
By Paul Boyer
Number 11 in THE CLASSIC KITS series
Scratchbuilding a 1/32 scale Il'ya Muromets
By Bob Rice
A model built to celebrate Igor Sikorsky's centennial
Building a Vietnam patrol boat in 1/48 scale
By Hilber Graf
Change "Rambo" to a river "RAT"
Building an accurate F-15E Strike Eagle
By Robert Dedmon
Correcting details on any F-15E kit
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.
FSM Looks at New Products
From the Editor
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM Clinic
Book Briefs
Reader Forum
Tips and Techniques
Classified Advertisements
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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