February 1995

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.
David Gianakos' 1/34 scale Apollo 11 launch complex
Several giant leaps of modeling skill!
The German-American MBT70
By Terry Sunday
The development and demise of a main battle tank.
Modeling a F-14D "Quick Strike" in 1/32 scale
By Jon Lopez
Modifying Revell's big Tomcat.
Reinforcing a vacuum-formed starship with foam
By Bill Norton, Chris Becker, Peter Ramberg
Strengthening Sci Fi Spaceship Miniatures' 1/660 scale "Star Trek" Survey-class vessel.
Helicopters for industry's choppers
By Tom Graham
No. 24 in The Classic Kits series.
Modeling mail-order muscle
By George Bojaciuk
Kitbashing and detailing a 1/24 scale 1970 chevelle.
Editor's Page
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
Reader Forum
Tips and Techniques
Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Monogram He 111H-4 bomber
Classic Warships USS West Virginia
Ertl '67 Mustang Fastback
DML BA-20 armored car
Hasegawa F4F-4 Wildcat
News & Products
News stories and the latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
New Kit Report
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Book Briefs
Classified Marketplace
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
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