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.
FSM Senior Editor Paul Boyer provides a primer on painting with an airbrush. Beginning and experienced modelers will find lots of tips, starting on page 44.
International Color and Camouflage
U.S. Navy SH-3 Sea King tactical scheme
Portfolio: Walt Fink's small-scale aircraft
"This is your captain modeling"
Detailing Hasegawa's 1/48 scale F-4E
Farewell to the Phantoms
A beginner's guide to that wonderful, yet frustrating miniature spray gun
Collector's Gallery: Ralph Koebbeman's incredible miniature arms collection
Prototype and Production: Supermarine Spitfire
These 1/72 scale models show the development of the classic World War II fighter
Modeling a U.S. M3A1 Stuart in 1/35 scale
Converting Tamiya's M3 light tank
IMC'S Little Red Wagon
Number 21 in THE CLASSIC KITS series
From the Editor
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
New Kit Report
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Tips and Techniques
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers