March 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.
Michelle Choquette's 1/32 scale B-58A Hustler
A big and beautiful speedster.
Building an M728 combat engineer vehicle
By Andrew Crutchley
Pick your Patton and go to work!
Making ultra-clear canopies
By Rodney Williams
Add dazzle with sandpaper, polish, and acrylic floor shine.
Sculpting dinosaurs in 1/35 scale
By Maximo Salas
Modeling with oven-hardening Cernit.
Buildings you can call your own
By Bo Kauffmann
Making diorama structures with Jiffy Foam.
Make your mark with Fujimi's GT 40
By Greg Kolasa
Converting a Le Mans Mk.II for Daytona.
Aurora and Revell USS Nautilus
By Tom Graham
Number 25 in The Classic Kits series.
Making a 1/25 scale car display base
By George Bojaciuk
Unusual materials make "Something in Common."
Scratchbuilding USS Langley in 1/700 scale
By Bob Santos
The U.S. Navy's first aircraft carrier.
Realistic chipped paint
By William E. Cook
"Unpainting" with foil, wax, and tape.
Lighting AMT's Klingon battle cruiser
By Mark P. Wilson
Small bulbs and fiber optics light up the darkness of space.
International Color And Camouflage
By Gary Frisch
Desert Bogey F/A-18 "Fulcrum" adversary.
Almost Straight From The Box
By Dick McNally
Launching a Hobbycraft T-33A.
The last Panzer IVs
By George Bradford
Sorting out the late-model PzKpfw IVs.
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.
Eduard Hansa-Brandenburg D.I
Arii/Imex '58 Eldorado
GulfStream German Type VIIc U-boat
DML P-61B Black Widow
Italeri UH-1B
Welsh Models DC-7C Pan Am
Air Craft Models Martin Mars
AFV Club M88 recovery vehicle
Fruitbat Horten Vc
NKR Pond Racer
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.
New Kit Report
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Tips and Techniques
Book Briefs
Classified Marketplace
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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