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.
Eddie Garcia's Imperial Star Destroyer
This scratchbuilt spacecraft is over six feet long!
Modeling a '49 Mercury semi-junker
Easy tips for beating up a beater
Battle damage for armored vehicles
Simple techniques for modeling combat wear and tear
Detailing and damaging a 1/32 scale Fw 190F-8
Realistic battle damage and weathering techniques
Gloster Meteor F.4 and T.7
Britain's first jet fighter was a record setter as well
Scratchbuilding a carrier deck tow bar
A necessity for any modern-day carrier diorama
Painting mail and armor plate
Using oils to produce convincing metal finishes
International Color and Camouflage
European I and two-tone gray LTV A-7 Corsair II
A battle in the palm of your hand!
Building a 1/285 scale diorama
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.
From the Editor
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM Book Briefs
FSM Tips and Techniques
FSM Reader Forum
Index of Advertisers