April 1995

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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Marvin Krieger's 1/237 scale USS Shenandoah
This scratchbuilt model commemorates th efirst rigid airship built in the United States.
Modeling the monstrous Maus
By Frank De Sisto
Accurizing DML's 1/35 scale German tank.
Building the MiG-211 "Analog 144"
By Cristobal Vergara Duran
A radical conversion of Fujimi's 1/72 scale MiG-21 bis.
Horsing around with a Mustang
By Geoff McDonell
Modeling Monogram's 1/24 scale Boss 302.
Simple groundwork
By Glenn Bartolotti
Realistic, easy-to-make bases.
Making real wire wheels
By Jurgen Kowalski
Here's a jig you can use in almost any scale!
1995 New Kit Releases
An FSM special report.
Editor's Page
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
Reader Forum
Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Tamiya Focke Wulf Fw 190A-3
Bluprint Fokker D.VII
MRC "Stargate" Ra
Hasegawa SBD-3 Dauntless
Frontline Miniatures Flak 88
Ertl/AMT 1950 Chevy pickup
Testor UFO
News & Products
News stories and the latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Book Briefs
Classified Marketplace
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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