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.
Preston Russell's 1/32 scale "shot heard 'round the world"
Building Alan Kulwicki's 1986 Thunderbird
Remembering "Special K" in 1/24 and 1/48 scale.
Scratchbuilding World War I aircraft
No kit? Try building with wood, styrene, and wire.
Uparmoring a 1/35 scale Leopard
Kitbashing and sheet styrene produce a 1A1A1.
Building a T-38A Talon in 1/72 scale
Converting Esci's F-5B into the supersonic trainer.
Accurizing Ertl's "Star Trek" shuttle craft
Recalibrating the Galileo of the original TV series.
New Figure Releases
'95 - '96 FSM Staff Report
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
News & Products
News stories and the latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Revell Harley-Davidson Softail
AFV Club Knox-class frigate
Hasegawa Polikarpov 1-16 Type 18
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers