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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 17 days 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 19 minutes ago
by The Collector

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.
104676 posts in 8203 discussion topics.
Posted 5 hours ago
by Bob D

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 3 hours ago
by Graham Green

IPMS Nationals

The 2019 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee August 7-10
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Posted 2 days ago
by Frankenpanzer

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.
484 posts in 75 discussion topics.
Posted 4 days ago
by Tal Afar Dave
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 4 hours ago
by keavdog

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted yesterday
by Tanker - Builder


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 5 hours ago
by Real G


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


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 10 hours ago
by Striker8241

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 5 hours ago
by UnwaryPaladin


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 4 hours ago
by keavdog

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 14 hours ago
by Tiking


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 4 hours ago
by steve5


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 6 hours ago
by GAF

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 6 hours ago
by GAF


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 3 days ago
by keavdog

Paper Models

439 posts in 59 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by philo426
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted yesterday
by Tanker - Builder


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 6 days ago
by HighDesertmodeler

Painting and airbrushing

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


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

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 5 days ago
by plydude

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
816 posts in 76 discussion topics.
Posted 3 months ago
by JohnnyK

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 2 days ago
by GMorrison
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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 one month ago
by enash

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 10 days ago
by GMorrison

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Bish

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 keavdog


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