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FineScale Modeler Volume 31 Issue 6

FineScale Modeler

Issue

Magazine:FineScale Modeler
Number:Volume 31 Issue 6 | July 2013
Language:English
ISSN:07189646779607

Table of contents

Tips & Tricks | Page 22
Thinning paint for airbrushing

by Aaron Skinner
Consistent paint consistency
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 25
Working with clear parts

by Matthew Usher
Make these essential parts shine
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 28
Tip and techniques for mastering decals


What they are, how to make them stick
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 31
Troubleshooting decals


Don't fret yet
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 32
Applying decals step by step

by Aaron Skinner
Dressing up a Mustang with colorful aftermarket markings
1:48 P-51D Mustang (Hasegawa 09130)
P-51D Mustang (U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE FIGHTER)
Hasegawa 1:48
09130 (JT30) 1994 | Changed decals
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 40
"Willie & Joe" in three dimensions


Bill Mauldin's Stars and Stripes cartoons in 1/35 scale
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 42
Make your models stand out

by Mike A. Muzyka
Build a memorable display
 

Reference | Page 44
History You Can Model

by Mark Hembree
The half-century voyage of USS Enterprise (aircraft carrior, not starship)
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 52
Workbench Reviews

by John Plzak
Italeri 5613, Motor Torpedo Boat PT-109
 

Review, 1:48  | Page 54
Workbench Reviews

by Matthew Walker
Kinetic K48020, F-5A Freedom Fighter
 

Review, 1:700  | Page 55
Workbench Reviews

by Paul Boyer
HobbyBoss 83-403, USS Essex LHD-2
1:700 USS Essex (HobbyBoss 83403)
USS Essex LHD-2
HobbyBoss 1:700
83403 2012 | Changed parts
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 56
Workbench Reviews

by Aaron Skinner
Tamiya 35326, M1A2 SEP Abrams TUSK II
 

Review, 1:144  | Page 57
Workbench Reviews

by Phil Pignataro
Great Wall Hobby L1001, Avro Vulcan B.2
1:144 Vulcan B.2 (Great Wall Hobby L1001)
R.A.F Strategic Bomber
Vulcan B.2
Great Wall Hobby 1:144
L1001 2012 | New tool
 

Review, 1:48  | Page 58
Workbench Reviews

by Chris Oglesby
Great Wall Hobby L4811, MiG-29 "Fulcrum-A"
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 59
Workbench Reviews

by Jim Zeske
Trumpeter 05555, BMP-1
1:35 BMP-1 IFV (Trumpeter 05555)
Soviet
BMP-1 IFV
Trumpeter 1:35
05555 2012 | New tool
 

Review, 1:48  | Page 60
Workbench Reviews

by Larry Schramm
Gallery Models 64102, H-34 U.S. Navy Rescue
 

Review, 1:72  | Page 61
Workbench Reviews

by Walt Fink
Meng Models DS-004, Fiat G.91R light fighter-bomber
1:72 Fiat G.91R (Meng Model DS-004 (later))
Fiat G.91R (later release WITHOUT promotional badge)
Meng Model 1:72
DS-004 (later) 2012 | Changed box
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 62
Workbench Reviews

by Mike Scharf
Mirror Models 35100, C1 5TA armored car
 

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