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.
Tom Schuster's 1/96 scale USS Kearsarge
Basic airbrushing techniques
Using your airbrush to paint better models.
Modeling Apollo 13 in 1/48 scale
Fragile vessels on a perilous journey.
Modeling a Photo Panther in 1/48 scale
Converting Monogram's F9F-5 to the photo-reconnaissance F-9F-5P.
Improving DML's 1/35 scale T-80
Get a bang out of explosive reactive armor.
Building a blimp in 1/144 scale
Mooring a fiberglass airship on a fiberglass mast.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
News & Products
News stories and the latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Tips and Techniques
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers