Cybermodeler Online

Celebrating 24 years of hobby news and reviews




The appearance of U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Defense, or NASA imagery or art does not constitute an endorsement nor is Cybermodeler Online affiliated with these organizations.


  • Facebook
  • Parler
  • Twitter
  • RSS
  • YouTube

H-19 Part 1

Caracal Models 1/48 H-19 Part 1 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review October 2017 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject H-19 Part 1 Scale 1/48
Set Number 48127 Pros Six colorful USN/USMC subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is the latest decal set from Caracal designed for the recent reissue of Revell's classic 1/48 H-19 helicopter kit. This release provides six subject options.

H-19 Part 1 H-19 Part 1

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • HRS-1, 127797, HMR-161, HR/12, USMC, Korea, 1951
  • HRS-1, 127819, HMR-162, HS/3, USMC, Korea, 1951
  • CH-19E, 144255, HU-4, HT/83, NAS Lakehurst, 1963
  • CH-19E, 130240, HC-1, UP/81, NOLF Imperial Beach, 1964
  • HRS-3, 130175, NAS Atsugi, 1963
  • HRS-3, 130239, HS-49, Oppama, 1956

This set includes all of the distinctive markings plus stenciling for one aircraft. As usual, these decals are nicely printed by Cartograf. For more information about this set and the other releases from Caracal Models, visit their website at

My sincere thanks to Caracal Models for this review sample!