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H-19 Part 2

Caracal Models 1/48 H-19 Part 2 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review March 2018 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject H-19 Part 2 Scale 1/48
Set Number 48131 Pros 11 colorful subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is the latest decal set from Caracal designed for last year's reissue of Revell's classic 1/48 H-19 helicopter kit. This release provides 11 subject options.

H-19 Part 2 H-19 Part 2

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • HO4S-2, 1258, US Coast Guard, 1951
  • HO4S-2, 1304, US Coast Guard, 1950s
  • H-19, 51-3860, USAF, 1953
  • H-19, 51-3856, USAF, 1950s
  • H-19, 51-3893, USAF, 1952, 'Hopalong', First Transatlantic Helicopter Flight
  • H-19, 51-3862, USAF, 1960s
  • H-19, 53-4424, USAF, 1960s
  • VH-19B, 53-4436, USAF, 1960s
  • Whirlwind HAR.21, WV195, 848 NAS, Royal Navy, 1953
  • Whirlwind HAR.21, WV192, 848 NAS, Royal Navy, 1953
  • H-19, 51-14272, US Army, 1950s

This set includes all of the distinctive markings plus stenciling for at least 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!