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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 4 months ago
by enash
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Welcome - Introduce Yourself

New to the community? Introduce yourself here, and tell us what you like to model.
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Posted 21 hours ago
by danburnsart

General Modeling Discussion

Questions about painting or airbrushes? Please post in the Painting and airbrushing forum. For specific modeling subjects, review the list of Modeling Subjects forums.
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Posted 4 hours ago
by M60_ tanker

FSM Ready Room

Welcome to the FSM Ready Room! You're invited to discuss those things not strictly related to scale modeling. Hang out, get to know each other, and have a good time. Treat each other with respect, avoid politics and religion, and keep it PG-13.
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Tanker-Builder

IPMS Nationals

The 2019 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee August 7-10
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Posted 29 days ago
by Bugatti Fan

Charity and Goodwill

This forum is intended for those organizations seeking the assistance of modelers for charitable purposes. Please read the terms of use located within the forum.
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Posted one month ago
by stikpusher
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 20 hours ago
by Greatmaker

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted an hour ago
by Bish


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Tanker-Builder


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Tanker-Builder


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 7 hours ago
by Gamera

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 25 minutes ago
by Tankluver


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted yesterday
by BrandonK

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted just now
by fotofrank


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 3 hours ago
by Tanker-Builder


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 10 days ago
by Gamera

Group Builds

A portal to all the current group build projects--members getting together to build specific subjects, share their experiences, and help each other.
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Posted 3 minutes ago
by fotofrank


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted yesterday
by Sigep Ziggy

Paper Models

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Posted one month ago
by philo426
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 2 hours ago


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 3 days ago
by modelcrazy

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 2 days ago
by learmech


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 6 hours ago
by Don Stauffer

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 9 days ago
by tempestjohnny

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 7 months ago
by JohnnyK

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 6 hours ago
by Don Stauffer
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 6 years ago
by Tim Kidwell
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Forum Feedback & Error Reporting

If you spot an error as you're checking out the forums or website, please let us know about it here.
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Posted 2 days ago
by jeffpez

Suggestions and Feedback

Tell FSM your response to the website, issues of the magazine, or developments in the hobby. Please note that while FSM staff members regularly read responses in the forum, we cannot guarantee personal replies to all queries.
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Posted one month ago
by Tanker - Builder

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted yesterday
by Bish

Testing Forums

This forum gives you a chance to become more familiar with the different features and keeps testing in one place instead of posting tests all over. Happy Posting!
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Posted 7 days ago
by IanIsBored2019


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