Build a Huey gunship
by Paul Boyer
Add a new rotor and other resin details to make a showpiece from Italeri's 1/72 scale UH-1C.
Time line Vietnam
by John Guilmartin
A quick overview of the who, what, when, and where of the 30-year-long conflict.
Modeling a Vietnam "Hun"
by Pat Hawkey
With a little surgery and a lot of putty, you can convert Monogram's classic 1/48 scale F-100D into a two-seat F model.
Navy SEALs on the Mekong River
by Joseph Neumeyer
A Hollywood modeler's creative scratchbuilding techniques add realism to this breathtaking diorama.
Kitbashing a Vietnam gun truck
by James Lyles
This little-known weapon system protected American supply convoys. Here's how to model it.
Home on the M113
by David Huffman
Authentic detailing turns the Tamiya kit into a 3-D snapshot of a grunt's daily life.
Read the Feature story
by Wayne Mutza
The remarkable story of Skyraider No. 738, possibly the most historically significant aircraft of the Vietnam war.
2003 New Kit Report
Find out about this year's exciting new kits.
FineScale Modeler, 2003, April