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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 17 days 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 2 days ago
by keavdog

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 hours ago
by mightymax

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 4 hours ago
by mightymax

IPMS Nationals

The 2019 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee August 7-10
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Posted 22 days ago
by Tanker-Builder

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 one month ago
by keavdog
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted an hour ago
by Nikola

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 9 hours ago


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 10 hours ago
by CapnMac82


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Tiking


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 2 days ago
by TigerII

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 13 hours ago
by Real G


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 2 hours ago
by iroquois1963

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 5 hours ago
by Bakster


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted just now
by Bish


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

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 29 minutes ago
by lostagain


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 3 days ago
by Kitmen

Paper Models

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Posted 12 hours ago
by MJames70
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 44 minutes ago
by Tojo72


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted yesterday
by Space Ranger

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 12 hours ago
by Tojo72


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 16 hours ago
by stikpusher

Reference Materials

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

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 11 months ago
by JohnnyK

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 18 hours ago
by JohnnyK
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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 2 days ago
by stikpusher

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 Tojo72

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 Bakster

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 yesterday
by Greatmaker


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