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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 2 months ago
by enash
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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 14 hours ago
by John 3:16 KJV

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 21 minutes ago
by Don Stauffer

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 6 hours ago
by lawdog114

IPMS Nationals

The 2019 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee August 7-10
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Posted 17 days ago
by EdGrune

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 12 days ago
by Tal Afar Dave
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 2 minutes ago
by Hoss WA

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 15 minutes ago
by Don Stauffer


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 10 hours ago
by gregbale


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 2 hours ago


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 4 days ago
by Tanker-Builder

Figures and Misc.

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


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted yesterday
by uspsjuan

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted an hour ago
by Jim Kirk


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 3 minutes ago
by Don Stauffer


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 8 days ago
by Adrian Urrejola

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 26 minutes ago
by Kentucky Colonel


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted yesterday
by Witold Jaworski

Paper Models

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Posted one month ago
by philo426
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 4 days ago
by cwalker3


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 3 days ago
by Tickmagnet

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 23 hours ago
by oldermodelguy


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted yesterday
by Tanker45

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 2 months ago
by plydude

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 5 months ago
by JohnnyK

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 13 days ago
by JohnnyK
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 6 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 4 days ago
by Rustyoldtractor

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 16 days ago
by Graham Green

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 Real G

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 Big Jake


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