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Announcements from FineScale Modeler

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Posted 4 months 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 3 hours ago
by fox

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 9 hours ago
by Bish

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 8 hours ago
by Don Stauffer

IPMS Nationals

The 2019 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee August 7-10
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Posted 25 days ago
by Bugatti Fan

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 one month ago
by stikpusher
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Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
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Posted 1 minute ago
by wolfhammer1

Airliners and Civil Aircraft

Everything other than military aircraft
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Posted 2 days ago
by Tanker - Builder


Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
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Posted 23 minutes ago
by German Armour


Cars, trucks, and motorcycles
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Posted 1 hours ago
by leemitcheltree


Construction techniques, ideas, and diorama subjects
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Posted yesterday
by KnightTemplar5150

Figures and Misc.

Military and other scale figures, dinosaurs, and more
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Posted 2 days ago
by Ti4019


Rotary wing aircraft
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Posted 10 days ago
by uspsjuan

Science Fiction

Science fiction subjects
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Posted 1 hours ago
by Bish


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


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

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 2 hours ago
by Bish


Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
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Posted 21 hours ago
by Sigep Ziggy

Paper Models

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Posted one month ago
by philo426
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Everything, but airbrushes.
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Posted 6 days ago
by Aaronw


Building and detailing techniques
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Posted 3 days ago

Painting and airbrushing

Techniques, airbrushing advice, compressors, and spray booths.
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Posted yesterday
by Torrential


Share tips, tricks, advice, and help
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Posted 6 days ago
by GlennH

Reference Materials

Share info about useful modeling references (web, print, video, etc.) with other forum members.
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Posted 5 days ago
by tempestjohnny

Photographing scale models

Share advice and tips for taking great photos of your scale models.
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Posted 7 months ago
by JohnnyK

Building Materials & Supplies

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Posted 18 days ago
by Tanker - Builder
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FSM Forum Rules and Etiquette

New members please read these simple guidelines
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Posted 6 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 yesterday
by Tojo72

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 26 days ago
by Tanker - Builder

Forum Technical Assistance

Need help with the FineScale Community Forums? Ask questions about the forums here.
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Posted 12 hours ago
by Ted4321

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 3 days ago
by IanIsBored2019


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