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.
Cover Story: Kitbash an EA-18G
Combine kits to model the Navy's new electronic-warfare Growler.
Showcase: Ted Bunn's HMS Prince of Wales
Up-close with a fantastically detailed World War II George V-class battleship.
Armor How-to: Easy-to-do KV-II
A top modeler's tips for painting and weathering 1/48 scale armor.
Display: Build a high-tech digital display base
This eye-catching "slideshow" model display base is easy to build from inexpensive components.
Aircraft How-to: Build the first Spitfire
Convert Airfix's 1/72 scale Mk. I to the Type 300 prototype.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Matt Usher.
Letters from modelers around the world.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest model kits, every one built by a modeler.
Questions & Answers
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