Scale Models Forum

  1. Scale Models Shop

    This section contains all the scale models Shop news and info.
    1. Shop News & Updates

      www.ScaleModelShop.co.uk - New products, discount offers and shop news will be posted here. If you want to see something stocked, have a problem or complaint then this is the place to post.
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    2. Scale Model Shop New Products

      New product updates from Scale Model Shop
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      Latest: 17ml Crystal Green - Ammo by Mig Jimenez ScaleModelShop, Apr 23, 2014 at 7:55 AM
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    3. Idea's and suggestions for the shop

      A place to post ideas and suggestions for things that you would buy if the SMS had them...
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      Latest: Berna Clamps Laurie, Apr 4, 2014
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  2. News and Infomation

    Forum news and Modelling news and rumours...
    1. News & Information

      You will find the latest news and information from scale models forum, as well as news from around the world from the modelling communities.
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      Latest: Australian Model Expo monica, Apr 11, 2014
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    2. Site Feedback

      Want to see something added to the forum or have a problem with it, post here
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    3. Product Reviews

      Members reviews of products you use or might want to use, read about it here or see if there is something better that can do the same job.
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  3. The Market Place

    Something to sell? Need a part? Fancy a swap....Here is the place to do it.
    1. The Bits Bin

      Here is the place to post requests for broken, missing or otherwise defect parts.
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      Latest: MG 81 1:48 Airfix Modeller Freak, Apr 16, 2014
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  4. The Paint booth

    For ALL your questions regarding paint, paints and erm painting. Hairy stick. Air Brush or fingers...
    1. painting chit chat.

      Want to talk paint ?
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      Latest: Tips on silver/metal finish using a brush? Bari, Apr 24, 2014 at 6:36 PM
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    2. Brush painting

      Are you a brush painter, check this out.
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      Latest: Camper van interior ? Alan 45, Mar 6, 2014
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    3. Airbrush

      We are gathered here today to .... .. let us spray.
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      Latest: more advanced airbrushing ? Laurie, Apr 24, 2014 at 11:20 PM
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    4. Weathering.

      Questions, suggestions, tips and help about weathering your builds.
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      Latest: dusting powder monica, Apr 22, 2014 at 9:53 PM
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    1. Tutorials and how to's

      Tutorials, Quick tips and How to... If you need to know it might be here you find the solution!
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      Latest: Static grass applicator Ian M, Apr 9, 2014
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    2. Reference

      Forum for posting reference information, do you have info on a battle or specific vehicle or aircraft others might find useful post it here
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    3. Other Models

      For models that don't fit in the below category's. if there are enough posts of a particular model a new forum will be created
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      Latest: stripping vinyl models kpnuts, Mar 7, 2014
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    4. Card Models

      Do you know of a site that offers free card models? or do you have one you would like to offer here? then this is the place to do it. NOT FOR BUILDS Please use relevant section.
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      Latest: Halinski Wildcat 1:25 Scale Tim Crowe, Mar 25, 2014
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    5. Engineering & Tooling

      Engineering & Tooling, if you engineer your own tools or parts or would like to know how to do your own this is the place to post.
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      Latest: VR1A Airfix Modeller Freak, Apr 4, 2014
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  5. Aircraft

    Our very own Hangar for the flying things we like to build
    1. General Aircraft Chat

      If it flies and you need to know any thing or just want to share some info on aircraft here is the place to do it.
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      Latest: THE ULTIMATE POLICE CHOPPER noble, Apr 19, 2014 at 8:40 PM
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    2. Aircraft Under Construction

      The Scale Models Own Airport.
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      Latest: PETES F-100C SUPER SARBE mr grumpylee, Apr 24, 2014 at 10:28 PM
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    3. Completed Aircraft

      A place to show off your completed builds.
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      Latest: 1/72 ICM - Bf 109 E-4 Nightfighter Ziper_it, Apr 24, 2014 at 11:19 PM
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  6. Military Vehicles

    The military modellers of Scale-models meeting place
    1. General Military Vehicle Chat

      The barracks. Here you can talk and ask about your Military Vehicle builds.
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      Latest: Russian T-64A Wong Ryan, Apr 21, 2014 at 2:17 PM
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    2. Latest: Hetzer 38t (Academy, 1/35) monica, Apr 24, 2014 at 9:18 PM
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    3. Completed Military Vehicles

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      Latest: Revell 1/35 Pzh2000 virtue66, Apr 23, 2014 at 9:00 AM
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  7. Sci-fiction and Sci-Fact

    Oh my God, Its full of stars..
    1. Sci-fi and Space related Chat

      Here you can chat and ask questions or share info about all things Sci-fi and actual space travel...
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      Latest: USS Voyager cryton 5, Mar 19, 2014
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    2. Sci-fi and space Builds Under Construction

      from Sputnik to Enterprise NCC 1701-E
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    3. Completed Sci-fi and real space builds

      lets see if we can give NORAD something to worry about...
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  8. Civilian Vehicles

    The scale Models very own car show room
    1. General Chat about Civilian Vehicles

      All the chit chat you like as long as its in topic.
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    2. Civilian vehicles Under Construction

      In the work shop on the driveway and now also on the bench!
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      Latest: Christine mr grumpylee, Apr 24, 2014 at 10:34 PM
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    3. Completed Civilian Vehicles

      Yes, including Racing cars
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      Latest: Subaru Impreza WRC Safari '98 and rally crew. monica, Apr 20, 2014 at 12:06 AM
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  9. Ships & Boats

    Our ship yard for all the floaty things..Or sinky things
    1. General Boat Chat

      Chat and/or ask for help on all things nautical
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      Latest: Model boat maker wanted eddiesolo, Apr 15, 2014
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    2. Ships, Boats and Submarines Under Construction

      If it floats on top its a boat, if it sits on the bottom its sunk! Or a submarine
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      Latest: HMS Hood flyjoe180, Apr 23, 2014 at 2:57 AM
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    3. Completed Ships, Boats and submarines

      Please post your completed boats and other floaty things here.
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      Latest: Italeri 1/35 Vosper MTB Graham D, Apr 22, 2014 at 10:26 PM
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  10. FIGURES

    A home for all the figure build and chat.
    1. Figure building related chat.

      All chat and questions: painting, building and what glue to use? Ask in here
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      Latest: New casting Ian M, Mar 22, 2014
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    2. Figures Under Construction

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      Latest: King Caractacus 1st Cent A.D. flyjoe180, Apr 23, 2014 at 9:01 PM
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  11. Diorama

    A forum to discus, build and show your diorama
    1. Diorama Chat

      your very own builders Merchants where you can chat about your building work
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      Latest: How to for home-made snow. monica, Apr 10, 2014
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    2. Diorama's Under Construction

      Post your build thread for your masterpieces here.
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      Latest: Italeri 1/72 AC-130 Spectre flyjoe180, Apr 20, 2014 at 8:39 AM
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    3. Completed Dioramas

      A show room for the finished projects- I wonder, if we glued them all together could we build WWII in scale...
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      Latest: Peterairfix's 1 day blown up tank dio Willi262, Apr 23, 2014 at 11:56 PM
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  12. Trains

    Plastic kit, or railway set layout and working locos...Bring it on.
    1. General Train Chat

      Forum for the discussion of all thinks railway related. Civil or military
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      Latest: Trains forum...? tommy1drop, Apr 7, 2014
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    2. Trains and rolling stock builds

      A forum for all the railway fans.
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    3. Layouts

      Show us your train set! Got a lay out in the loft, a mini world in the cellar. Share it here
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      Latest: A train layout from way back Laurie, Apr 24, 2014 at 10:03 PM
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  13. Group Build

    All the Group builds, and SIG builds can be found here. Even the finished ones...
    1. Group Build Chat

      General chat about your build
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    2. Completed Group builds

      Group Build: Completed models can be posted here
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  14. SIG Builds

    The Specially Interesting Group builds..
    1. The 2014 SIG forum

      All the SIG builds for 2014
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      Latest: Dave W's BAC Lightning Dave W, Apr 24, 2014 at 4:31 PM
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    2. SIG Builds Chat

      The place to talk about the SIG's
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      Latest: sherman question Ian M, Jan 19, 2014
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    3. Completed SIG Builds

      A nice new show room just for the completed SIG Builds.
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      Latest: PETES AIRFIX GR7 COMPLETED flyjoe180, Apr 23, 2014 at 3:02 AM
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  15. Super SIG's

    A forum for the Super SIG Builds...
    1. Super SIG chat

      discussion and other chit chat relating to the SUPER SIG builds.
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    2. Super SIG Builds

      The collection point for the Super sig builds.
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  16. General Chat

    A place to shoot the breeze.
    1. Chit-Chat

      If you can't find a forum to fit your post then try here, not just for modelling, general chat about day to day life.
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      Latest: Latest acquisitions 0ne48thtel, Apr 24, 2014 at 7:05 PM
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    2. The Real McCoy

      Post your Photo of the real thing here. NO MODEL PHOTOS please.
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    3. photography

      Help and chat about photography. Our own photo school!
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    4. Articles

      This forum is STRICTLY for Articles ONLY
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      Latest: Article section Andy2035, Oct 15, 2013
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    5. Introductions

      This forum is for new members to post an introduction and tell us about yourself. (Posting is not required.)
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      Latest: Good Morning..... frame69, Apr 23, 2014 at 8:42 PM
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    6. Captions & Quiz's

      Have a funny photo? want a funny caption? post it here, or want to test your forum friends with a quiz then this is your place, remember it's just for fun!!
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      Latest: Captions please Gern, Apr 14, 2014
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    7. My Favourite Model

      If you have a model that you think should be featured here, then feel free to post, please give us scale and a bit of history about it
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      Latest: DKM Graff Spee 1/350 Willi262, Feb 11, 2014
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    8. Jokes

      Do you have a funny picture or a good joke to share? then post it here, please keep it clean. inappropriate material will be deleted without warning.
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