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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    2. Shows and Events

      A section for all the Show news and chat.
      Latest: Coventry IPMS show stillp, Dec 4, 2016
    3. Site Feedback

      Want to see something added to the forum or have a problem with it, post here
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      Latest: logging in Rik101, Jan 13, 2017
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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: Green Stuff leaf punch dubster72, Jan 16, 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: Glitchy shop browsing. John, Jan 18, 2017 at 5:54 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: Lenses Rik101, Jan 22, 2017 at 11:43 PM
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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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      Latest: M4A3E2 Sherman Jumbo "Cobra King" Morpheus, Jan 21, 2017 at 11:35 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: Creating Replica Insects Thorbrand, Jan 21, 2017 at 10:17 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: How to make a pin lance Polux, Jan 11, 2017
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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: DIY Photo Booth colin m, Jan 19, 2017 at 7:56 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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      Latest: Airbus A350-1000 Ian M, Jan 21, 2017 at 8:35 AM
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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: Who is using what to varnish which Wendall, Jan 23, 2017 at 4:41 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 at 1:03 AM
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    3. Airbrush

      We are gathered here today to .... .. let us spray.
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      Latest: Lubricant Airfix Modeller Freak, Jan 22, 2017 at 10:40 PM
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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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    2. Aircraft Under Construction

      The Scale Models Own Airport.
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      Latest: 1/32 UH-72A Lakota Revell kpnuts, Jan 24, 2017 at 1:24 PM
    3. Completed Aircraft

      A place to show off your completed builds.
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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: Mastiff's on the move Mooks, Jan 17, 2017
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    2. Latest: Weathering Disaster. Ian M, Jan 24, 2017 at 10:44 AM
    3. Completed Military Vehicles

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      Latest: Trumpeter 1/35 Russian SAM-6 monica, Jan 19, 2017 at 7:02 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: strike noir gundam 1/100 MG monica, Jan 23, 2017 at 6:51 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: Jaguar Car Kits stillp, Jan 21, 2017 at 9:20 PM
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    2. Civilian vehicles Under Construction

      In the work shop on the driveway and now also on the bench!
      Latest: AMT Surf Woody PWick, Jan 24, 2017 at 8:46 AM
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    3. Completed Civilian Vehicles

      Yes, including Racing cars
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      Latest: Tamiya 1/12 Ducati 916 Morpheus, Jan 20, 2017 at 11:17 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: Help Needed Peej, Jan 16, 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: Revell 1:72 Search & Rescue Vessel BERLIN Morpheus, Jan 22, 2017 at 5:04 PM
    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. 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: Base board. Robert1968, Dec 17, 2016
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    2. Diorama's Under Construction

      Post your build thread for your masterpieces here.
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      Latest: 1:35 The Farmhouse Pikeman, Jan 24, 2017 at 8:38 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: 1 72 scale twin flak rail wagon dio bazers, Jan 23, 2017 at 7:40 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 at 11:59 PM
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    5. Competed Buildings

      Show off your skills as a builder here!

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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: Remember this photograph...? SWR, Oct 16, 2016
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    2. Trains and rolling stock builds

      A forum for all the railway fans.
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      Latest: Rick's US loco's weathering commission noble, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:51 AM
    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 at 5:05 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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      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: Jono has passed away Snowman, Jan 24, 2017 at 12:50 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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