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.
Mustang swan song
Modeling a P-51 that saw combat in 1969.
Edward Kennedy's USAAF machine shop truck.
Scratch one Bambi
Introduce yourself to scratchbuilding with an Israeli Defense Forces converted Dodge Weapons Carrier.
Science Fiction How-To: Kitbash a Klingon Destroyer
Build an unusual starship from the edge of the "Star Trek" universe.
A lovely Lear
Customizing and updating Hasegawa's 1/48 scale Learjet.
Figure How-To: Dressing up a German tank officer
Research, technique, and patience bring history to life.
Make a motor-tool tablesaw
A one-evening project converts your Dremel MotoTool into a mini-tablesaw.
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.
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.