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.
Portfolio: Les Sundt's dazzling aircraft
This retired pilot can't leave the planes alone!
Finishing natural-metal aircraft
Using metallic powders and oil-based varnish.
Painting and mounting 1/6 scale vinyl figures.
The story behind Arctic and conspicuity markings.
Modeling on the information superhighway
Resources abound on the Internet and World Wide Web.
Building a Sherman 'dozer in 1/35 scale
Mounting an M1 blade on an M4 tank.
Building a 1968 Baldwin-Motion Corvette in 1/25 scale
How to get a grip on Motion emotions.
Almost Straight From The Box
Building a curbside Honda Civic.
A Survey of double-action airbrushes for modelers.
If you need to turn only a few parts, here's one way to do it.
German World War II armored eight-wheelers
Sorting out the SdKfz 8-Rads.
Monogram/Mattel's 1/24 scale Rommel's Rod
Number 28 in The Classic Kits series.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
News & Products
News stories and the latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Tips and Techniques
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers