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.
SdKfz 253 German Recon Half-Track
Modeling a little-known observation track in 1/35 scale.
Kenny Lane's Top-Secret Models Portfolio
The Central Intelligence Agency's top scratchbuilder.
International Color and Camouflage
The inside story on WWII U.S. aircraft interior colors.
Reader Gallery Special - Modeling Inside The CIA
CIA modelers declassify a collection of their best work.
White-Metal Basics 1970 Trans-Am Barracuda
Tips for building your first 1/43 scale car kit.
Ordering Across Oceans
Bringing a world of modeling products to your mailbox.
Scratchbuilding an Me 262A WWII Jet Fighter
Innovative techniques help build a 1/32 scale masterpiece.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
Letters from modelers around the world.
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.
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Hobby Shop Directory
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