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.
Breaking the plane
Dan Tisoncik goes vertical to challenge the horizontal in a dramatic display.
Now that you have an airbrush, here are some solid tips on how to use it.
Finish a figure and base
Get good groundwork and the German paratrooper will fall into place.
Mastering and casting your own resin model
Kit not available? Make it yourself!
Raise the Hunley!
Modeling the Civil War submarine with the best information to date
Kitbash an anti-tank gun
You'll get a bang out of this conversion!
Detailing a Harrier
How to make a good kit even better
Aurora's Crusader/Richard the Lionheart
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.
7 new Workbench Reviews!
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
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