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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted one year ago
by Aaron Skinner
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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 15 hours ago
by Rambo

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 26 minutes ago
by keavdog

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 an hour ago
by RadMax8

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 27 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 11 hours ago
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 15 minutes ago
by jeaton01

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 23 days ago
by Tanker - Builder


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted an hour ago
by stikpusher


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 4 hours ago


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 6 hours ago
by stikpusher

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted yesterday
by Tanker - Builder


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 2 hours ago
by GMorrison

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 2 hours ago
by MJames70


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 22 minutes ago
by steve5


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted yesterday
by Don Stauffer

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 16 minutes ago
by taxtp


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 8 hours ago
by Foz

Paper Models

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Posted 16 hours ago
by Tanker - Builder
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 4 days ago
by Johnny1000


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 15 days ago
by Hunter

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 2 hours ago
by acctingman


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 5 days ago
by KnightTemplar5150

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 10 hours ago
by ugamodels

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 29 days ago
by Don Stauffer

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 12 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 4 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 23 days ago
by Tanker - Builder

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 5 days ago
by littletimmy

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 1 hours ago
by GMorrison

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 14 hours ago
by Rambo


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