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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Detailing the Dragon Wagon
The 1998 Reader's Choice Model Kit of the Year gets more details (like it needed them...)
Manuel Ruiz's "tiger" tanks
Sabre-toothed armor from the Korean War.
A truly unique P-51D
Model the Mustang that performed high-speed research for the NACA.
Arming the Flying Fortress
What they had, and when they had it.
Special Bonus Pull-Out Section: Make your own spray booth
Step-by-step instructions for building a booth of one's own.
Build a resin Dodge
Tips for researching and finishing a 1959 Royal Lancer convertible.
Tips for the scales
How to do scale conversions.
Kit Classics No. 40: Revell's B-25 Mitchell
How to airbrush shadows
An alternative to washes.
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.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
History You Can Model
Short stories about subjects you can build.