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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 4 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 38 minutes ago
by goldhammer

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 1 hours ago
by GregFK

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 13 hours ago
by MrStecks

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 GAF

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.
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Posted 4 months ago
by osher
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 6 minutes ago
by the Baron

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted yesterday


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 39 minutes ago
by HeavyArty


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 6 hours ago
by mustang1989


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 3 days ago
by TigerII

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted yesterday
by Corsica59


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 23 hours ago
by Tanker - Builder

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 23 hours ago
by Jim Kirk


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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by fright


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 6 days ago
by Lancair IV

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 an hour ago
by Eagle90


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 2 days ago
by Rambo

Paper Models

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Posted 2 months ago
by mhvink
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 4 hours ago
by Don Stauffer


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 2 days ago
by plasticjunkie

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 11 hours ago
by stikpusher


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 28 minutes ago
by plasticjunkie

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 16 days ago
by Kilo 66

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 2 months ago
by Paul Budzik

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 19 days ago
by Liegghio
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 5 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 21 hours ago
by enash

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 keavdog

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 jeffpez

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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by Nino


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