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.
From the Editor
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
New Kit Report
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
This British World War I tank was the beginning of the end of trench warfare - and its secret development gave birth to the term tank. Lee Vande Visse made the scene for the cover photo of Emhar's 1/35 scale kit - and he'll tell you all about the kit in Workbench Reviews.
Ian Emerson's cutaway spaceships
Converting Spojnia's 1/35 scale 7TP to a Soviet T-26S
Enter the realm of resin conversions - this one's easy!
FSM's Vac-shop - 6
Final assembly of a vacuum-formed conversion
Modeling an Israeli/Syrian MiG-23MLD Flogger G
Modifying and detailing Esci's 1/48 scale MiG-23M
International Color and Camouflage
Syrian MiG-23MLD Flogger G
Modeling the Curtiss N-9H floatplane in 1/48 scale
Three Lindberg kits make up this seagoing Jenny
Making leaf springs from aluminum sheet
Putting spring in your modeling step