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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 11 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 3 hours ago
by checkmateking02

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 8 hours ago
by Tanker - Builder

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 6 minutes ago
by hogfanfs

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
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Posted 23 days ago
by fox

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 5 months ago
by sjkoz
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 8 minutes ago
by silentbob33

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 8 hours ago
by Tanker - Builder


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 33 minutes ago
by Tojo72


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 6 hours ago


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted 7 hours ago
by gregbale

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 23 hours ago
by gjw


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 2 days ago
by styrenegyrene

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 18 hours ago
by Gamera


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 24 minutes ago
by Ghostphantom


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 4 hours ago
by Hodakamax

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 10 minutes ago
by checkmateking02


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 9 hours ago
by Wirraway

Paper Models

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Posted one month ago
by Tanker - Builder
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted yesterday
by Don Stauffer


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted yesterday
by JohnMatt

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted 1 hours ago
by templar1099


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 3 hours ago
by Tojo72

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 4 days ago
by Maverickftr

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 3 days ago
by Mike F6F

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 19 minutes ago
by Engine_95
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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 24 days ago
by TheMongoose

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 11 days ago
by iSteve

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 Stuart06

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 plasticjunkie


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