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.
Camouflage with paper masks
How to paint a hard-edged RAF scheme
Try color modulation for armor
Shades and tones for a convincing IS-2
Showcase: This diorama goes overboard!
Lewis Pruneau’s seagoing scene features a ship, three boats, and 200 figures!
Model ship building basics
Scale modeling essentials, Part 1: Hull and major subassemblies
Building a better Mitchell
Monogram’s warhorse goes Canadian
Store, pack, and ship models
Build a container for safe transport
How to make aircraft antennas
Tune in for fine details you can make
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.
10 new Workbench Reviews!
FSM's unmatched reviews of the latest kits, every one built by a modeler.
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