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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 9 months 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 12 hours ago
by fox

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 an hour ago
by Tojo72

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 9 hours ago
by stikpusher

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 26 days ago
by dm4nu

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 3 months ago
by sjkoz
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 5 hours ago
by Gerhard

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted yesterday
by jeaton01


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Harrytheheid


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 6 hours ago
by PatW


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 3 hours ago
by Tiking

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted yesterday
by echolmberg


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 3 days ago
by Kw Wang

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 21 hours ago
by fright


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted an hour ago
by modelcrazy


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 3 days ago
by Toshi

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 an hour ago
by Gerhard


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted yesterday
by Hodakamax

Paper Models

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Posted 12 days ago
by Tanker - Builder
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 16 hours ago
by Jim Barton


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 18 hours ago
by Putsie

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 8 hours ago
by Phil_H


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 20 hours ago
by Tojo72

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 12 days ago
by iSteve

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 10 days ago
by Hodakamax

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 11 days ago
by Ausfwerks
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 3 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 6 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 2 days ago
by gerics

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 21 days ago
by goldhammer

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 3 days ago
by usmc93


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