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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

157 posts in 78 discussion topics.
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 3 hours ago

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.
92027 posts in 7421 discussion topics.
Posted 9 hours ago
by cbaltrin

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.
31823 posts in 1078 discussion topics.
Posted an hour ago
by plasticjunkie

IPMS Nationals

The 2017 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Omaha, Neb, July 26-29.
1052 posts in 161 discussion topics.
Posted 12 days ago
by Toshi

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.
427 posts in 73 discussion topics.
Posted 8 months ago
by sjkoz
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted an hour ago
by iampiper13

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
5578 posts in 679 discussion topics.
Posted 14 hours ago
by keavdog


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 2 hours ago
by mstitel


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted an hour ago
by mustang1989


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

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 4 hours ago
by Gamera


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 5 hours ago
by Befudled

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 18 hours ago
by armyrn


Ships, subs, and other watercraft
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Posted 4 hours ago
by Jonesjp


Rockets, shuttles, and other real-space subjects
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Posted 2 hours ago
by Mike F6F

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.
284585 posts in 1089 discussion topics.
Posted an hour ago
by Toshi


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 7 minutes ago
by Lancair IV

Paper Models

310 posts in 44 discussion topics.
Posted one month ago
by leemitcheltree
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 1 hours ago
by Marcus McBean


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 3 days ago
by model make

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted an hour ago


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 one month ago
by ugamodels

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
642 posts in 57 discussion topics.
Posted 6 days ago
by Aggieman

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 13 days ago
by JohnnyK
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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 11 days ago
by Bald Eagle

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 9 hours ago
by cbaltrin

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 18 days ago
by TheMongoose

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!
924 posts in 675 discussion topics.
Posted 16 hours ago
by castelnuovo


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