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3D-Kits 1/72 Spitfire Mk.II Decal First Look

by Michael Benolkin

Date of Review June 2012 Manufacturer
Subject Spitfire Mk.II Scale 1/72
Set Number 72D002 Pros Markings for four aircraft
Cons Roundels have red dot as separate decal to be placed by modeler Skill Level Basic
MSRP (BP) £4.75

First Look produces an interesting series of decals and conversions for 1/48 and 1/72 scale aircraft. This set provides markings for four Spitfire Mk.II, also released in 1/144, 1/48, and 1/32 scale.

Spitfire Spitfire

This set provides markings for four examples:

  1. Spitfire Mk.II, P7240, 19 Sqn, Sep 1940
  2. Spitfire Mk.II, P7531, 421 Flt, L-Z-I, Nov 1940
  3. Spitfire Mk.IIb, P8332, 222 Sqn, ZD-L, Jun 1941
  4. Spitfire Mk.IIa, P7926, Empire Central Flying School, 3, 1942

The decals are nicely printed by Fantasy Printshop with the only down side being that the roundels are printed as two-layer decals with you getting the opportunity to center the red do

This release will provide you with some interesting options for your next early Spitfire project. You can obtain conversions directly from the website.

My sincere thanks to for this review sample!