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.
Showcase: Kirk Figard's "Wrong Turn"
A fantastically detailed Eastern Front street-fighting diorama.
Special Section: Get started airbrushing
Choosing the right airbrush is one of the best ways to build better, more realistic models.
Special Section: Airbrush Gallery
World-class modelers show their best work and share their best airbrushing advice.
Aircraft How-to: Correct a MiG-19 fighter
Fixing up Bilek's 1/72 scale Cold War classic.
Armor How-to: Sprucing up Tamiya's Ford GPA
The 1/35 scale amphibious jeep gets an aftermarket makeover.
Aircraft How-to: Making Hawk's C-131 Samaritan good
Simple fixes update a 1950s kit.
A letter from FSM's Editor, Matthew Usher.
Letters from modelers around the world.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by your fellow readers.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
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.
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Hobby Shop Directory
History You Can Model