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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 3 months 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 20 hours ago
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 6 minutes ago
by Don Stauffer

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 28 minutes ago
by fermis

IPMS Nationals

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

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.
496 posts in 75 discussion topics.
Posted one month ago
by stikpusher
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 8 hours ago
by M. Brindos

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 17 hours ago
by CrashTestDummy


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 18 hours ago
by M. Brindos


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 13 hours ago
by TheMongoose


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 5 hours ago
by myles

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 3 hours ago
by SteveFL


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 2 days ago
by uspsjuan

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 13 hours ago
by stikpusher


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted an hour ago
by Rick Sr


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 11 hours ago
by Adrian Urrejola

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 3 minutes ago
by modelcrazy


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 9 days ago

Paper Models

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Posted 29 days ago
by philo426
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 3 days ago
by Tanker - Builder


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 12 days ago
by Tanker - Builder

Painting and airbrushing

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


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 10 days ago
by Don Stauffer

Reference Materials

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

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 6 months ago
by JohnnyK

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted yesterday
by Tanker - Builder
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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 15 hours ago
by Greg

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 8 days ago
by Tanker - Builder

Forum Technical Assistance

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

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 days ago
by 1943Mike


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