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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: Do The Shop Accept Pp? stuart.c.82, Feb 14, 2016 at 7:51 AM
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    2. Scale Model Shop New Products

      New product updates from Scale Model Shop
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      Latest: First Order PhotoPhil, Nov 5, 2015
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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: Tanker Techniques Magazine John, Aug 13, 2015
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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: At-at Anyone??? phikoleoputra, Jan 2, 2016
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    2. Shows and Events

      A section for all the Show news and chat.
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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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    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: Bf109 Germanjim, Feb 14, 2016 at 8:29 PM
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    2. Brush painting

      Are you a brush painter, check this out.
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      Latest: Best tips for brush painting? kpnuts, Feb 1, 2016
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    3. Airbrush

      We are gathered here today to .... .. let us spray.
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      Latest: Humbrol Acrylic PhilJ, Feb 13, 2016 at 10:07 PM
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    4. Weathering.

      Questions, suggestions, tips and help about weathering your builds.
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      Latest: Rainbow effect/oil sheen. -Matt-, Feb 5, 2016
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    1. Critique Corner.

      This forum is for people that wish to receive Critique on their latest confection. Be it a completed model or one under construction
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      Latest: New cutting board. Robert1968, Feb 13, 2016 at 11:24 PM
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    2. General Modelling chat

      Got questions that are valid in all the model sections, then post them here. Remember there are special sections for all the specific build types.
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      Latest: Hazards of our wonderful hobby phikoleoputra, Feb 10, 2016 at 6:45 AM
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    3. 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: Guilding plastic demon, Jan 25, 2016
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    4. 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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    5. 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: Hindenburg scratch build tanktrack, Feb 14, 2016 at 9:45 AM
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    6. 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: Steve Irwin takeslousyphotos, Dec 22, 2015
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    7. 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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  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: This site is really a good place to gain ideas SWR, Feb 13, 2016 at 6:04 PM
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    2. Aircraft Under Construction

      The Scale Models Own Airport.
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      Latest: Phils' 1/48 Eduard Fw190 D9 flyjoe180, Feb 14, 2016 at 8:11 PM
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    3. Completed Aircraft

      A place to show off your completed builds.
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      Latest: 41(F) Sqn in 1/48 - Tornado F3 snapper41, Feb 14, 2016 at 2:36 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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    2. Latest: Airfix WW1 type B bus monica, Feb 14, 2016 at 7:17 PM
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    3. Completed Military Vehicles

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      Latest: Tamiya 1/48 British Light Utility Car 10HP 0ne48thtel, Feb 14, 2016 at 12:58 PM
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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: My first proper model turned up today noble, Feb 10, 2016 at 8:21 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: Revell STAR TREK VOYAGER cryton 5, Feb 10, 2016 at 1:29 PM
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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: STAR TREK: VULCAN SHUTTLE-SURAK. eddiesolo, Feb 12, 2016 at 10:45 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!
      Latest: Italeri 1/12 Fiat Mefistofeles kpnuts, Feb 14, 2016 at 8:05 PM
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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: Wooden decks and PE railings downscale model art, Feb 14, 2016 at 6:28 PM
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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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    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: sculpting Ian M, Oct 26, 2015
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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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  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: SAS dio kpnuts, Jan 23, 2016
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    2. Diorama's Under Construction

      Post your build thread for your masterpieces here.
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      Latest: WW1 trench scene. SWR, Feb 14, 2016 at 8:49 PM
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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: Wrong way !. SWR, Feb 14, 2016 at 8:42 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: Layout Questions... Polux, Dec 28, 2015
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    2. Trains and rolling stock builds

      A forum for all the railway fans.
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      Latest: What a load of scrap rickoshea52, Jan 22, 2016
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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: imagination running wild again Benhur, Jan 19, 2016
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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: Egg plane GB monica, Feb 12, 2016 at 8:24 AM
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    2. Completed Group builds

      Group Build: Completed models can be posted here
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      Latest: Eternal war of the poor man. monica, Dec 13, 2015
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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: What is a SIG build? Fenlander, Feb 2, 2016
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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 695s 1/24 Harrier Gr3 geegad, Jan 12, 2016
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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: SSIG query Alan 45, Mar 25, 2015
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    2. Super SIG Builds 2014

      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: Face Painting SBS dubster72, Feb 14, 2016 at 8:53 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: Just starting out stuart.c.82, Jan 31, 2016
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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 For This Please noble, Feb 5, 2016
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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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    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: science chris2681, Feb 5, 2016
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