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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 1 hours ago
by Bish

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 31 minutes ago
by ridleusmc

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 7 days ago
by Paul D

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
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 3 hours ago
by plasticjunkie

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted yesterday
by 7474


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 26 minutes ago
by ridleusmc


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 1 hours ago
by Hodakamax


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 13 hours ago
by PeterPan

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 11 minutes ago
by Griffin25


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 2 hours ago
by BrynnWryttur

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 3 hours ago
by Gamera


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 30 minutes ago
by freem


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 13 days ago
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 an hour ago
by EBergerud


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted yesterday
by Foz

Paper Models

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Posted one month ago
by Tanker - Builder
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 3 days ago
by drumsfield


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 12 minutes ago
by Pawel

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 3 hours ago
by Todd2249


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 9 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 one month ago
by Armyguy

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 42 minutes ago
by aWintersTale

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted yesterday
by Returner43
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 5 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 28 days ago
by Bish

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 8 days ago
by armor 2.0

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 8 days ago
by fright

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 4 hours ago


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