December 1990

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.
Allen Brewster's U.S.S. Constitution
A model railroader weighs anchor
Prototype and Production: F-111 Aardvark
By Paul Boyer
From first flight to fighting form in 1/72 scale
Miss Agnes in 1/24 scale
By Jon Lopez
Converting Monogram's Rolls-Royce to Travis McGee's pickup truck
Modeling a Phanomen Granit 1500
By Gerard Deygas
An easy conversion based on Italeri's 1/35 scale Horch KFZ 15
Building your own display case
By Gil Hodges
A simple design that's easy to adapt
Lesson eight: Advanced airbrushing - mastering the master's tool
By Paul Boyer
International Color and Camouflage
By David Klaus
USAF F-15 "Mod Eagle," 1989
Thomas Mcguire's "Pudgy"
By John Stanaway
The Lockheed P-38 Lightnings of America's all-time second-highest-scoring ace
Scratchbuilding the Klingon Bird of Prey
By Terry Rolls
A model made to match the Ertl/AMT Enterprise
Monogram's Phantom Mustang
By Roger Harney
Number 9 in THE CLASSIC KITS series
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.
New Kit Report
FSM Looks at New Products
From the Editor
FSM Clinic
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Book Briefs
Tips and Techniques
Reader Forum
Classified Advertisements
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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