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.
Your most wanted kits
The results are in - all of them!
Online extra: See results from previous most-wanted kit surveys
Airbrushing & Finishing: Super Pershing, super finish
Hairspray for heavy weathering
Online extra: Check out more images of Glen's superb Super Pershing
Showcase: Naval power, past and present
Bismark and Arizona, then and now
DESKTOP WALLPAPER: Dan Jayne's USS Arizona
Your first resin cockpit
Adding detail from the aftermarket
Bf 109 Part Two: Painting German camouflage
Three colors, no waiting!
Armor weathering and decals
Innovative effects make a KaJaPa pop
DESKTOP WALLPAPER: Karl Logan's Revell 1/35 scale Kanonenjagdpanzer
Skill builder: Using self-adhesive foil
No need to fuss over real metal details
Battle-damaged Short Stirling
Airfix's old bomber takes a beating
A letter from FSM's Editor, Matthew Usher.
Letters from modelers around the world.
Read the latest headlines in modeling news.
The latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
11 new Workbench Reviews!
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
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