July 2008

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.
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Features
Profile: A soldier's scenic drive to excellence
By Mark Hembree
Scott Murphy's amazing career and top models
pg. 20
Technique: All about washes
By Aaron Skinner
Taking a deeper look at surface detail
pg. 26
Aircraft How-to: Improving aircraft with resin details
By Aaron Skinner
Build a Sea Harrier of the Falklands War
pg. 32
Tools: Finding the right air compressor
By Mark Hembree
FSM looks at several ways to power your airbrush
pg. 50
Armor How-to: Field-fitting armor on a Willys jeep
By Luciano Rodriguez
Sheet styrene and easy details make this jeep jump!
pg. 54
FREE ONLINE EXTRA: Bonus Hasegawa 1/48 scale Willys jeep photos
Departments
New Products
The latest products to help you enjoy your hobby
Reader Gallery
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders
Editor's Page
A letter from FSM's Editor, Matt Usher
Scale Talk
Letters from modelers around the world
Show Gallery Special
FSM at IPMS Indianapolis
Reader Tips
Tips for enjoying your hobby from modelers around the world
Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler
Questions & Answers
FSM answers reader questions
Coming Events
The who, when, and where of modeling events
Index of Advertisers
Classified Marketplace
Hobby Shop Directory
History You Can Model
Revell's Boeing B-47 Stratojet
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