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.
Build Yeager's Mustang
Revamp an older kit to model Chuck Yaeger's "Glamorous Glen III" in 1/32 scale.
P-51 Mustang roundup!
The good (and the not so good) Mustang kits.
Bill Pettyjohn's award-winning Mosquito has a great weathered finish - and he shares his techniques with FSM
Build a Tiger I, Part II
Last month, the author detailed this late-war German beast; now it's time to paint.
The U-2 from Thirteen Days
The model makers at Grant McCune Design, Inc., bring history to life...again.
Modeling Shepard's Redstone
Kitbashing this historic rocket in 1/48 scale, on the 40th anniversary of its flight.
Detailing the Konig
ICM's 1/350 scale WWI battleship meets a master modeler armed with photo-etched brass!
Making plastic look like metal is easier than you might think, as our author shows on his MiG-21.
Create a convincing gunmetal finish.
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.
Index of Advertisers
Hobby Shop Directory
History You Can Model
Short stories about subjects you can build.