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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

157 posts in 78 discussion topics.
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 yesterday
by fox

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 43 minutes ago
by Bish

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.
33072 posts in 1156 discussion topics.
Posted 4 hours ago
by modelmaker66

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 18 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.
434 posts in 74 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by Tanker - Builder
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Theuns

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
5747 posts in 688 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by leemitcheltree


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


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 10 hours ago
by Hunter


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 2 hours ago
by PatW

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
26482 posts in 4260 discussion topics.
Posted 8 days ago
by Griffin25


Rotary wing aircraft
37338 posts in 4387 discussion topics.
Posted 22 hours ago
by iroquois1963

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 18 hours ago
by Rob Gronovius


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 4 hours ago
by CapnMac82


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 2 days ago
by Lancair IV

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.
289231 posts in 1092 discussion topics.
Posted 2 hours ago
by Theuns


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 12 hours ago
by leemitcheltree

Paper Models

312 posts in 44 discussion topics.
Posted 28 days ago
by jrb53
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted yesterday
by mrmike


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 4 hours ago
by modelmaker66

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
77629 posts in 11815 discussion topics.
Posted 5 hours ago
by stikpusher


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 2 days ago
by Cadet Chuck

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
3358 posts in 1096 discussion topics.
Posted one month ago

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
656 posts in 60 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by the Baron

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted one month ago
by goldhammer
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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 5 days ago
by Tanker - Builder

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 2 days ago
by Bakster

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 12 days ago
by damouav

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 6 days ago
by Griffin25


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