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.
Al Kalbfleisch's spectacular 1/96 scale Ticonderoga-class cruiser.
Scratchbuilding a 1/35 scale M41 "Gorilla"
A little-known U.S. self-propelled 155mm howitzer.
Modeling the Fuhrungsmaschine
The Luftwaffe's unusual pathfinder in 1/48 scale.
Boulevard Bruiser: 1970 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS
Building your first 1/25 scale resin-body car.
Building a World War I trench diorama 1/35 scale
Composition, focus, and figure posting are the keys.
Kit Classics No. 37: Revell's Aerobee-Hi Rocket
A research rocket from the dawn of the space age.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Terry Thompson.
Letters from modelers around the world.
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.
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
New Kit Report
Hobby Shop Directory
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