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.
1987-1988 New figure releases
Jack Mugan's 1/48 scale F/A-18A Hornet
Paint, pencil and pastels accent the kit's detail
The art of the diorama
Part 4: Figure conversion and painting techniques
Space-saving model display cases
Got a lot of models you need to protect? Here are a couple of ideas
Using Floquil paints
They're not just for railroad modelers
Detailing a 1/48 scale resin Claude
Techniques for improving this "new breed" of kits
International Color and Camouflage
SAC's FB-111A in lizard colors
Modeling a Mercury capsule in 1/35 scale
Making Walter Schirra's Sigma 7 from a flying rocket kit
Making epoxy-resin castings in RTV molds
Standard techniques for molding and casting
Modeling an ersatz M10 in 1/35 scale
A simple - and different - armor conversion
Major, Royal Canadian Regiment, 1987
Number 19 in the AMERICAN DRESS AND DETAIL series
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
FSM Looks at New Products
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
New Kit Report
From the Editor
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
Index of Advertisers