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.
John Leyland's incredible carriers
The history of naval aviation told with amzingly detailed 1/700 scale models.
Dioramas made easy
How to put your model in a realistic setting.
A superdetailed Airacobra
Monogram's great 30-year-old P-39 is made even better with resin details.
How to paint with oils
A professional modeler shares his secrets.
Modeler's guide to the Spitfire
A detailed list of the differences between the Marks.
Gallery: Spitfires in scale
Build a pair of Iraqi T-72s
Two ways to model one of the key AFVs of the Gulf War
News & Products
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.