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.
Modeling mottling takes time
Patience keys a complicated camouflage
Sherman (Old) School - Part 2: How to show off a Sherman
Painting, weathering, and display
Online extra: Sherman specifics
Building and Detailing Realistic Sherman Tanks
All the tools you need to get started — even a glossary of modeling lingo!
Get the basics of building from the box
Scratchbuilding detail for Airfix's big Spitfire
Improve a 1/24 scale fighter plane
History you can model: North American B-25 Mitchell
The medium bomber named for the father of the U.S. Air Force
Online extra: North American Aviation B-25 Mitchell medium bomber
A letter from FSM's Editor, Matthew Usher.
Letters from modelers around the world.
Read the latest headlines in modeling news.
The latest products to help you enjoy your hobby.
Photos of models of all types, submitted by their builders.
Questions & Answers
Have a question? FSM is here to help.
Tips for enjoying your hobby, from your fellow readers.
6 new Workbench Reviews
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Hobby Shop Directory