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.
Cover Story: Build a German destroyer
An armor modeler builds his first ship.
Airbrushing & Finishing: Sunken Sherman in the Pacific
Brush-painting techniques, weathering, and a unique display base create a tank left underwater.
Show Gallery: MMSI 2013
FSM visits the Military Miniatures Society of Illinois' amazing exhibition.
Make a Mossie right
Build a 1/72 scale British Mosquito with basic techniques and a few aftermarket parts.
Four steps for worn wood
Reproduce a realistic wood-grain appearance on plastic by printing decals at home.
Fit for a Sea King
Fujimi's 1/72 scale SH-3H Sea King comes to life with scratchbuilding and an Eduard photoetched-metal detail set.
Washes, dry-brushing, and pencils
Three fundamental means of weathering that every modeler should know.
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