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FineScale Modeler Volume 39 Issue 2

FineScale Modeler

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Magazine:FineScale Modeler
Number:Volume 39 Issue 2 | February 2021
Language:English
ISSN:07148601260302

Table of contents

Editorial | Page 11
Desert Storm at 30

by Aaron Skinner
The Gulf War provides plenty of modeling choices
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 12
Building the Spirit of Syracuse

by Darren Roberts
Commemorating the F-16s that flew in Desert Storm
1:48 F-16A Fighting Falcon (Hasegawa 06102)
USAF Air Demonstration Squadron Thunderbirds
F-16A Fighting Falcon
Hasegawa 1:48
06102 (V002) 1987 | Changed box
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 20
Through the storm

by John Bonanni
Detail a 1/35 scale Iraqi APC in desert camo
1:35 YW-531C (Bronco CB35082)
YW-531C Armored Personnel Carrier
Bronco 1:35
CB35082 2010 | New tool
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 26
The victor and the vanquished

by Chuck Davis, Aaron Skinner
Double-teaming a Desert Storm diorama
1:35 M2A2 (Tamiya 35264)
M2A2 ODS / Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
Tamiya 1:35
35264 2003 | Changed parts
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 34
Improve Eduard's Tornado

by Vlado Jovic
Accurate ordnance and weathering for a Gulf War striker
1:48 Desert Babe (Eduard 11136)
Desert Babe Limited Edition
Eduard 1:48
11136 2020 | Changed parts
 

Build Report, 1:350  | Page 42
Destroy all Martians

by Michael Wallace
Build a 1/350 scale monster mashup of Godzilla battling alien tripods
1:350 Tripod's Attack! (Pegasus Hobbies 9006)
War Of The Worlds (2005)
Tripod's Attack!
Pegasus Hobbies 1:350
9006 2016 | New tool
1:144 Alien Tripod (Pegasus Hobbies 9005)
War Of The Worlds (2005)
Alien Tripod
Pegasus Hobbies 1:144
9005 2011 | New tool
 

Build Report, 1:25  | Page 50
George's Jeep

by Massimo Santarossa
Scratchbuilt modifications make a stunning tribute
 

Build Report, 1:4  | Page 56
Phantom of the Opera or bust!

by Mark McCovern
Painting tricks give a resin bust of a classic monster life
 

Tips & Tricks | Page 60
Prevent color showing through a decal

by Pablo Bauleo
Simple technique enhances marking realism
 

Review, 1:35  | Page 62
Workbench Reviews

by Caleb Horn
MiniArt 40002, Focke-Wulf Triebflügel Interceptor
 

Review, 1:24  | Page 64
Workbench Reviews

by Mike Klessig
Italeri 3643, BMW M1 Procar
1:24 BMW M1 Procar (Italeri 3643)
BMW M1 Procar Super Decal
Italeri 1:24
3643 2020 | Changed decals
 

Miscellaneous | Page 67
Scratchbuild an entire scene


Cut up metal coffee cans, cardboard, and earrings make a 1/24 scale WWII diorama
 

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