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.
"Star Trek" USS Defiant LIGHTING SYSTEM
Bringing the "Deep Space Nine" defender to life.
FSM looks at Frank Wood's Marine LVT(A)-1 landing-vehicle diorama.
Fixing a Fokker World War I Aircraft
Fixing Revell-Monogram's 1/28 scale D.VII.
Advanced Results: Shadow-box dioramas
Construction techniques for first-class displays.
Modeling the original X-15 Conversion
Backdating Monogram's 1/72 scale X-15A-2.
Vietnam A-1 Skyraider MiG killers
The stories - and the colors - of three unlikely victors.
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.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
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