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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 5 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 44 minutes 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 16 minutes ago
by fox

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 18 hours ago
by Real G

IPMS Nationals

The 2016 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Columbia SC (August 3-6).
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Posted 7 days ago
by Silver

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.
410 posts in 72 discussion topics.
Posted one month ago
by waynec
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 41 minutes ago
by wing_nut

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
4561 posts in 578 discussion topics.
Posted 6 hours ago
by kg4kpg


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 4 minutes ago
by Bish


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 3 hours ago
by kpnuts


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 3 days ago
by battle of the bulge

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 21 hours ago
by Raualduke


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 1 hours ago
by blkhwkmatt

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Real G


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 16 minutes ago
by Bakster


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 4 hours ago
by Buckeye

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 just now
by Porkbits


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 2 days ago
by Witold Jaworski

Paper Models

199 posts in 33 discussion topics.
Posted one month ago
by Sprue-ce Goose
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted an hour ago
by Bick


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted yesterday
by AndrewW

Painting and airbrushing

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


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 2 days ago
by jelliott523

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 2 days ago
by elass0wyp0

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
424 posts in 39 discussion topics.
Posted 13 days ago
by Don Stauffer

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 7 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 2 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 elass0wyp0

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 jibber

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 5 days ago
by Hokey

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!
753 posts in 554 discussion topics.
Posted 6 days ago
by Hokey


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