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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 2 months 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 2 days ago
by the Baron

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 27 minutes ago
by Hutch6390

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 yesterday
by Tickmagnet

IPMS Nationals

The 2019 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee August 7-10
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Posted 10 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.
498 posts in 75 discussion topics.
Posted 5 months ago
by keavdog
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 1 hours ago
by Hutch6390

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
7446 posts in 839 discussion topics.
Posted 2 days ago
by modelcrazy


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 40 minutes ago
by Real G


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted just now
by BrandonK


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 7 days ago
by keavdog

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
28320 posts in 4482 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by Tanker-Builder


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 6 hours ago
by HeavyArty

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 2 hours ago
by mach71


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 11 hours ago
by BBorBust


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted yesterday
by keavdog

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 37 minutes ago
by jeaton01


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 4 days ago
by Kitmen

Paper Models

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Posted yesterday
by Tanker-Builder
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted yesterday
by oldermodelguy


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 3 hours ago
by GMorrison

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted an hour ago
by Real G


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

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
3502 posts in 1130 discussion topics.
Posted 6 months ago
by waikong

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
833 posts in 78 discussion topics.
Posted 2 months ago
by disastermaster

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted one month ago
by steve5
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 7 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 yesterday
by Mrchntmarine

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 months ago
by Mrchntmarine

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted one month ago
by EricB

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 5 days ago
by GAF


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