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.
Converting a classic ship kit
A detailed WWII-era USS Thomas emerges from Revell's vintage Buckley-class kit.
Mike Siggins' award-winning scratchbuilt U.S. Army armored engineering vehicle.
A-36: Mustang dive bomber
Building a well-weathered model of "the Mustang that wasn't."
Air supply on a budget
Step-by-step instructions for constructing an inexpensive air source.
Man behind the models
Mike Fulmer talks about making models for the movies.
Re-creating Shep Paine's classic TBD Devastator diorama.
Int'l. Color and Camouflage: T-34 color in 1945 Berlin
Kit Classics No. 47: Aurora's Albatros
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.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Tamiya Lotus Europa Special
Interavia H-25B Retriever
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
The who, when, and where of modeling events.
Hobby Shop Directory
Index of Advertisers
History You Can Model
Short stories about subjects you can build.