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.
Airbrushing & Finishing: It's olive drab, but more than one color
Livening up a monochromatic scheme
Soldering basics, step by step
A sensible skill for photoetched metal
Saving a Super Sabre
Solving the problems of a vintage kit
Showcase: Brett McDonald's snow plow
This county truck scoops up trophies!
Waffling and detailing a StuG
Resin Zimmerit and photoetched metal stoke up an old kit
Online extra: Download an image of this StuG for your desktop
Hal Marr's F-8E Crusader
Academy's 1/72 scale "MiG Master"
Canadian Forces LAV III
A straightforward conversion
Online extra: Get desktop wallpaper of James' LAV III
Revell's "whip-fly" F9F-8 Cougar
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.
7 new Workbench Reviews!
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
Hobby Shop Directory