Scale Models Forums

  1. 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: hello all Spree, Feb 18, 2017 at 3:29 PM
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    2. Shows and Events

      A section for all the Show news and chat.
    3. Site Feedback

      Want to see something added to the forum or have a problem with it, post here
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      Latest: Spelling no longer is checked Stevekir, Feb 18, 2017 at 10:57 PM
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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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      Latest: Vinyl Masking Sucess krow113, Feb 11, 2017
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  2. 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: How do you do it ? John, Feb 16, 2017 at 9:51 PM
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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: Harder & Steenbeck Morpheus, Jan 29, 2017
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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. 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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    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: New airbrush and paint brushes russell hopson, Feb 21, 2017 at 8:06 PM
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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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    4. Quick Tips

      Share your quick tips, things that make your modelling easier or saves you money
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      Latest: Poor man's paint stand just dave, Feb 18, 2017 at 8:12 PM
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    5. 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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    6. Testing Room

      Any experiences of equipment? motors, r/c gear , model kits etc give us your results
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      Latest: zimmeritt Trekkie_John, Dec 29, 2016
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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: Humbrol Clear Gloss Varnish colin m, Feb 22, 2017 at 5:57 PM
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    2. Brush painting

      Are you a brush painter, check this out.
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      Latest: Help needed! Airfix Modeller Freak, Jan 22, 2017
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    3. Airbrush

      We are gathered here today to .... .. let us spray.
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    4. Weathering.

      Questions, suggestions, tips and help about weathering your builds.
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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: Hatchete Tomcat F14 Partwork Bigfoot57, Feb 22, 2017 at 6:05 AM
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    2. Aircraft Under Construction

      The Scale Models Own Airport.
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      Latest: 1/72 PM MODEL Beechcraft AT-11 john i am, Feb 22, 2017 at 5:39 PM
    3. Completed Aircraft

      A place to show off your completed builds.
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      Latest: 1/72 PM MODEL Beechcraft AT-11 Completed john i am, Feb 22, 2017 at 5:45 PM
  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: Chevy Pickup - Military Style monica, Feb 14, 2017
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    2. Completed Military Vehicles

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      Latest: Bob's Tamiya 1/35 JGSDF Type 90 with Mine Roller Gern, Feb 21, 2017 at 4:19 PM
  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: Ultimate Enterprise Collection Spree, Dec 19, 2016
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    2. Sci-fi and space Builds Under Construction

      from Sputnik to Enterprise NCC 1701-E
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      Latest: Galileo Seven Star Trek diorama in progress noble, Feb 22, 2017 at 1:16 PM
    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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      Latest: HT leads? Rik101, Feb 20, 2017 at 11:21 PM
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    2. Civilian vehicles Under Construction

      In the work shop on the driveway and now also on the bench!
      Latest: Revell 1/8 corvette kpnuts, Feb 21, 2017 at 8:54 PM
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    3. Completed Civilian Vehicles

      Yes, including Racing cars
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      Latest: Fast and furious 1970 Dodge Charger 1/25 Revell PWick, Feb 22, 2017 at 2:28 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: Rigging a ship of the 1700s Thorbrand, Feb 6, 2017
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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: Heller Soliel Royal kpnuts, Feb 22, 2017 at 11:37 AM
    3. Completed Ships, Boats and submarines

      Please post your completed boats and other floaty things here.
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      Latest: Revell, USS Constitution, finally finished american, Feb 19, 2017 at 5:39 PM
  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: Looking for 1/25 scale drivers Rik101, Jan 14, 2017
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    2. 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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  11. Diorama and Buildings

    A forum to discus, build and show your diorama or buildings.

    1. Diorama and Buildings Chat

      your very own builders Merchants where you can chat about your building work.

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      Latest: opinions please Builder, Feb 22, 2017 at 9:15 AM
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    2. Diorama's Under Construction

      Post your build thread for your masterpieces here.
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      Latest: The death of big red noble, Feb 20, 2017 at 5:22 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: The death of big red. noble, Feb 22, 2017 at 1:07 PM
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    4. Buildings under constuction

      Show your mini building here. If they are part of a diorama please use the diorama sections. This is for stand alone buildings.

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      Latest: Multi-use base Dustbin, Jan 18, 2017
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    5. Competed Buildings

      Show off your skills as a builder here!

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      Latest: Ghostbusters Firehouse, based on the Kenner model Polux, Feb 22, 2017 at 3:08 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: 1/72 railroad flatcar from Loko72 Eugen, Feb 22, 2017 at 7:39 AM
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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. Or are building one..Share it here

      Latest: Daves new layout BBdave, Jan 20, 2017
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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: 'er we go again... Ian M, Oct 10, 2016
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    2. The Super SIG 2014

      All and any posts about the Super SIGs in here
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      Latest: Chat away..About the SUPER SIGs Ian M, Oct 8, 2013
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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? Ian M, Feb 18, 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: Jagdpanzer IV SSIG...? monica, Apr 26, 2016
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    2. Super SIG Builds 2014

      The collection point for the Super sig builds.
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    3. Latest: Pete's airfix GR-3 colin m, Apr 24, 2016
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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 Gwyn, Feb 22, 2017 at 4:12 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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      Latest: Icelandic Coastguard cutter flyjoe180, Dec 8, 2016
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    3. photography

      Help and chat about photography. Our own photo school!
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      Latest: Low Level Practice flyjoe180, Oct 28, 2016
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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. 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: more silliness mr grumpylee, Mar 23, 2016
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    6. 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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