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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted one year 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 an hour ago
by Devil Dawg

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.
93539 posts in 7487 discussion topics.
Posted an hour ago
by Devil Dawg

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 36 minutes ago
by Devil Dawg

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 3 days ago
by Marcus McBean

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.
432 posts in 74 discussion topics.
Posted 17 days ago
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 9 minutes ago
by Devil Dawg

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
5738 posts in 688 discussion topics.
Posted 3 days ago
by BradShinn


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
339973 posts in 28949 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by disastermaster


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 37 minutes ago
by PatW


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 13 hours ago
by KnightTemplar5150

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
26453 posts in 4255 discussion topics.
Posted 6 days ago
by Tankluver


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 41 minutes ago
by Theuns

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 2 days ago
by Jim Kirk


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 5 hours ago
by ikar01


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 10 hours ago
by Jim Barton

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 39 minutes ago
by Theuns


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 2 days ago

Paper Models

311 posts in 44 discussion topics.
Posted yesterday
by bartenational
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 3 days ago
by crown r n7


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 2 days ago
by stikpusher

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 16 hours ago
by Don Stauffer


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted yesterday
by Don Stauffer

Reference Materials

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

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
646 posts in 59 discussion topics.
Posted 7 days ago
by mississippivol

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 23 days ago
by goldhammer
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 4 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 9 days ago
by crown r n7

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 iSteve

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 15 hours ago
by stikpusher

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 9 days ago
by Tojo72


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