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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 10 hours ago
by checkmateking02

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 19 minutes ago
by Hodakamax

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 15 hours ago
by goldhammer

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted yesterday
by Marcus McBean

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.
427 posts in 73 discussion topics.
Posted 9 months ago
by sjkoz
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 7 minutes ago
by crown r n7

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 19 hours ago
by Tanker - Builder


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 11 minutes ago
by Pawel


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 9 hours ago


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted yesterday
by TigerII

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 6 days ago


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 4 days ago

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted yesterday
by wolfhammer1


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 3 minutes ago
by ridleusmc


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 13 hours ago
by M. Brindos

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 just now
by Gamera


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 4 days ago
by treehuggerdave

Paper Models

310 posts in 44 discussion topics.
Posted 2 months ago
by leemitcheltree
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted yesterday
by Paul Budzik


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 2 days ago
by ygmodeler4

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 4 hours ago
by Bish


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted yesterday
by Hodakamax

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 13 hours ago
by littletimmy

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
644 posts in 58 discussion topics.
Posted 24 days ago
by Paul Budzik

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 10 days ago
by ridleusmc
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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 13 days ago
by scottrc

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 23 days ago
by iSteve

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 22 hours ago
by crown r n7

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 Real G


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