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.
Giving a Fiat authentic flavor
A layered approach to weathering
Painting a Soviet heavy tank
Unique camouflage for a KV-1
Build a big F-105D Thunderchief
Tips for a thoroughly thrilling Thud
Mix up some Celluclay and set sail!
How to pre-shade a Tomcat
Artful techniques for an F-14
Sharpen up an Israeli Sakeen
Model an Avia S.199 in postwar service
Showcase special: A working model of USS Iowa
Marvel at this 1/96 seagoing scratchbuilt ship!
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.
9 new Workbench Reviews!
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
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