June 1988

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.
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Features
1988 New kit releases
By FSM Staff Report
Mazeppa
Liz Sherwood's 1/12 scale Ukrainian folk figure
Scratchbuilding a 1/72 scale Sikorsky S-39B
By Jack Taylor
Giraffe spots on a famous amphibian
Calling all airbrushers
By David Balcer
FSM Clinic answers basic - and not so basic- questions on airbrushing
Patton to Pershing
By John Liszewski
Converting an M-46 back to an M-26 in 1/32 scale
Modeling maintenance equipment for aircraft dioramas
By Ron Clark
Easy-to-build World War Two vintage airfield workstands
International Color and Camouflage
By Dana Bell
U.S. Marines CH-46, land camouflage
Modeling a 1986 Ferrari Testa-Roadster
By Roy Sorenson
A simple conversion really changes the look of this famous sports car
Using proportional dividers
By Bob Santos
An "exotic" tool that can simplify your modeling
Military Police, 716th Military Police Battalion, Vietnam, 1968
By Gregg Volke
Number 23 in the AMERICAN DRESS AND DETAIL series
Departments
Update
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
From the Editor
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM Looks at New Products
Book Briefs
Videotape Briefs
Reader Forum
Tips and Techniques
Classified Advertisements
Index of Advertisers
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