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.
Dave Roehrle's moonshine hauler
Ertl's 1923 Ford truck becomes a bootlegger.
Modeling the IAF F-16 Barak
Converting a Fighting Falcon to a "Lightning."
International Color And Camouflage
Israeli air force F-16.
Detailing in-line aircraft engines
Exposing the power plant of a 1/48 scale Ta 152.
The Christie T3 convertible tank
Developed in the United States, this innovative design enjoyed its greatest acceptance overseas.
Make you own detail parts
Try these high-quality, low-tech enhancements.
Motorizing model aircraft
Rev up your plane with a spinning prop.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
News & Products
News stories and the latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Monogram and Ertl Monte Carlos
Ertl 1995 Chevy Blazer LS 4x4
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers