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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 2 years 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 3 hours ago
by Tojo72

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 1 hours ago
by modelcrazy

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 7 minutes ago
by littletimmy

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 3 days ago
by Tanker - Builder

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.
441 posts in 74 discussion topics.
Posted 25 days ago
by osher
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 4 hours ago
by DasBeav

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 6 hours ago
by fotofrank


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 3 hours ago
by RBaer


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 1 hours ago
by Model arts


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 37 minutes ago
by armornut

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 3 days ago
by retdfeuerwehr


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 19 hours ago
by Bish

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted an hour ago
by CapnMac82


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


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 4 days ago
by WZ2

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 12 minutes ago
by jeaton01


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 2 days ago
by Foz

Paper Models

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Posted 5 hours ago
by philo426
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted yesterday
by GMorrison


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 15 hours ago
by Pawel

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted an hour ago
by plasticjunkie


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 7 days ago
by baron54

Reference Materials

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

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
781 posts in 72 discussion topics.
Posted 8 days ago
by Paul Budzik

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 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 2 days ago
by GMorrison

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 Pawel

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 18 days ago
by pppmario

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 5 days ago
by stikpusher


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