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FineScale Modeler Volume 22 Issue 3

FineScale Modeler


Magazine:FineScale Modeler
Number:Volume 22 Issue 3 | March 2004

Table of contents

Page 16
Build Report, 1:35 
Desperation on the Eastern Front
Mike Siggins' spectacular 1/35 scale diorama portrays the Wehrmachr's last grasp.
Page 20
Build Report, 1:32 
Trumpeter's big new Corsair by Larry Schramm
This 1/32 scale bent-wing beauty has loads of detail and plenty of ordnance.
Page 24
Tips & Tricks
Modeling realistic water by Bob Santos
This simple, foolproof method uses easy-to-find materials.
Page 28
Build Report, 1:48 
Build Chuck Yeager's NF-104A by Pat Hawkey
Model the rocket-assisted near-space Starfighter with a Hasegawa kit and a Cutting Edge conversion set.
Page 34
Tips & Tricks
Future - the modeler's best friend by Matt Swan
You'll take a shine to this household product after you see how much it can do for your models.
Page 38
Tips & Tricks
Wire ship-rigging by Patrick Roach
Tired of drooping cables and sagging ropes? Try this fast, easy way to install realistic rigging.
Page 50
Tips & Tricks
No-hassle aircraft weathering by Thomas Head Jr.
Forget the tedious masking! Create realistic faded finishes with artist's pastels.
Page 54
Build Report, 1:35 
Working with basic armor kits by Cookie Sewell
Our step-by-step guide shows how to add pizzazz to that bare-bones kit.
Page 59
Review, 1:240 
Varney's fleet sub by Tom Graham
Originally from the 1940s, this may be the first American all-plastic model kit.
Page 62
Review, 1:32 
Workbench Reviews by Tom Foti
Trumpeter 02223, Grumman F4F-4 wildcat
Page 63
Review, 1:35 
Workbench Reviews by John Plzak
Trumpeter 00204, SA-2 Guideline missile on transport trailer
Page 65
Review, 1:48 
Workbench Reviews by Ross Whitaker
Airfix/Humbrol 05111, Red Arrows Hawk
Page 67
Review, 1:72 
Workbench Reviews by Jim Zeske
Italeri 1225, SM. 70 Sparviero
Page 68
Review, 1:48 
Workbench Reviews by David L. Veres
Aconcagua, EMB 312/312F Tucano