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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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      Latest: What do you buy else where? John, Jun 4, 2014
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    2. Scale Model Shop New Products

      New product updates from Scale Model Shop
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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: Scale model shop Alan 45, Jul 12, 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: Blast Models monica, Oct 9, 2014
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    2. Shows and Events

      A section for all the Show news and chat.
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      Latest: IPMS Telford 2014 are you Going? Airfix Modeller Freak, Oct 20, 2014 at 12:38 AM
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    3. Site Feedback

      Want to see something added to the forum or have a problem with it, post here
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      Latest: How to send privte messages BBdave, Oct 2, 2014
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    4. 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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  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: Airfix paints Laurie, Oct 20, 2014 at 9:25 AM
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    2. Brush painting

      Are you a brush painter, check this out.
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      Latest: Using oil washes Alan 45, Sep 21, 2014
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    3. Airbrush

      We are gathered here today to .... .. let us spray.
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      Latest: Recently discovered splattering with fine lines jspitza, Oct 21, 2014 at 1:42 AM
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    4. Weathering.

      Questions, suggestions, tips and help about weathering your builds.
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      Latest: Multi-layered paint chipping - first go! Quintin, Oct 17, 2014 at 3:54 AM
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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: Wheel hubs, the fast way! Laurie, Oct 20, 2014 at 11:47 PM
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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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      Latest: Good blogsite on plastic models... Ian M, Oct 16, 2014 at 8:23 AM
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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: charity shop bargin monica, Oct 17, 2014 at 7:36 PM
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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: Aston Martin DBR9 steve scan, Sep 7, 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: Tools storage Laurie, Jun 28, 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: Best 1/72 Avro Lancaster kit ? eddiesolo, Oct 20, 2014 at 11:07 PM
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    2. Aircraft Under Construction

      The Scale Models Own Airport.
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      Latest: Spitfire Mk Ia from Revell 1/32 Mk IIa Kit stona, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:51 AM
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    3. Completed Aircraft

      A place to show off your completed builds.
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      Latest: F-4 J PHANTOM 1/48 hasegawa (VF-191) noble, Oct 21, 2014 at 8:18 AM
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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: German tanks WWII tanktrack, Oct 18, 2014 at 11:41 PM
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    2. Latest: Renault FT (Scale 1/16) steve scan, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:11 AM
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    3. Completed Military Vehicles

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      Latest: Tamiya 1:35 M1A1 Abrams... jono, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:41 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: Revell/Monogram Babylon 5 Starfury Mk.1, noble, Oct 20, 2014 at 7:14 PM
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    2. Sci-fi and space Builds Under Construction

      from Sputnik to Enterprise NCC 1701-E
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      Latest: Apocalypse the rise of the zombie hunter monica, Oct 21, 2014 at 8:24 AM
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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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      Latest: Conpleted, Worlds End monica, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:53 AM
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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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    3. Completed Civilian Vehicles

      Yes, including Racing cars
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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: A new torpedoboat in 1/35 Ian M, Oct 14, 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 steve scan, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:39 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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  10. FIGURES

    A home for all the figure build and chat.
    1. The figure building Master Class

      Ever wanted to be better at figures.....
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      Latest: Figure part one. The head Paul P, May 31, 2014
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    2. Figure building related chat.

      All chat and questions: painting, building and what glue to use? Ask in here
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    3. Figures Under Construction

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      Latest: Ettin eddiesolo, Oct 8, 2014
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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: I lose the "Winter Patrol" diorama... noble, Oct 20, 2014 at 7:35 PM
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    2. Diorama's Under Construction

      Post your build thread for your masterpieces here.
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      Latest: Restoration needed 0ne48thtel, Oct 21, 2014 at 12:22 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: Fixing a Sabre!! steve scan, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:29 AM
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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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    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: The Signal Tower (Layout) Pink Panther, Oct 11, 2014
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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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      Latest: Poll results for the 2015 calender.. Ian M, Oct 20, 2014 at 2:16 PM
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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. SIG Builds Chat

      The place to talk about the SIG's
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      Latest: Please read befor Posting in this section Ian M, Oct 16, 2014 at 1:33 PM
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    2. Completed SIG Builds

      A nice new show room just for the completed SIG Builds.
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      Latest: papa 695's Airfix 1/48 Sea Vixen Completed steve scan, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:32 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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      Latest: D-day...Chat mr grumpylee, Jun 3, 2014
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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: Think you know your stuff Alan 45, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:44 AM
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    2. The Real McCoy

      Post your Photo of the real thing here. NO MODEL PHOTOS please.
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      Latest: Yerevan, Armenia monica, Aug 12, 2014
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    3. photography

      Help and chat about photography. Our own photo school!
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      Latest: Bought a "New" LF camera! Stevekir, Oct 6, 2014
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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: Hello all. papa 695, Oct 18, 2014 at 2:37 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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    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: Desert Raider 1/6. flyjoe180, Oct 3, 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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      Latest: A doctor at a seminar Alan 45, Oct 10, 2014
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