July 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.
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Greg Granrath's 1/32 scale Hellcat
Saluting Commander David McCampbell's "Minsi III"
Drawing aircraft panel lines with pencil
By Rusty White
An alternative to scribing
Scratchbuilding a 1/32 scale F-4 cockpit
By Jon Lopez
Unusual techniques for improving Revell's big Phantom II
Hollowing out kit parts for realism
By Michael Ashey
Boring can be exciting
Modeling stowed equipment on military vehicles
By Hal Sanford
The art of clutter
International Color and Camouflage
By Robert J. Skurda
The U.S. Marine Corps' LAV-25
Revell's jet airliners
By Paul Boyer
Number 7 in THE CLASSIC KITS series
Lockheed's F-117A stealth fighter
By James C. Goodall
The super-secret, covert-attack jet revealed
Modeling the Messerschmitt Bf 110D in 1/32 scale
By Jacques Niot
A conversion of the venerable Revell Bf 110G-4
Detailing the Burago Classics
Easy ways to beef up a built-up
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
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM Clinic
Book Briefs
Reader Forum
Tips and Techniques
Classified Advertisements
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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