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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 7 months ago
by Tim Kidwell
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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 an hour ago
by modelcrazy

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.
86477 posts in 6978 discussion topics.
Posted 16 minutes 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 5 hours ago
by Buckeye

IPMS Nationals

The 2016 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Columbia SC (August 3-6).
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Posted 11 days ago
by Billmc

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.
413 posts in 73 discussion topics.
Posted 14 days ago
by modelmaker66
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted just now
by Mopar Madness

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 6 hours ago
by wing_nut


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 41 minutes ago
by Pawel


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 3 hours ago
by Gear Head 6


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 7 hours ago
by Gamera

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 7 hours ago
by Pawel


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 1 minute ago
by midnightprowler

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 8 hours ago
by Gamera


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 12 minutes ago
by kpnuts


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

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 5 minutes ago
by modelcrazy


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 3 days ago
by Witold Jaworski

Paper Models

209 posts in 36 discussion topics.
Posted 4 hours ago
by tankerbuilder
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 1 hours ago
by goldhammer


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted yesterday
by BlackSheepTwoOneFour

Painting and airbrushing

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


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 16 hours ago
by 5-high

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted yesterday
by gjw

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
447 posts in 42 discussion topics.
Posted 2 days ago
by spiralcity

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 17 hours ago
by steve5
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 3 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 6 days ago
by modelcrazy

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 hours ago
by Aaron Skinner

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 13 days ago
by Texgunner

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
by wing_nut


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