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DHC-6 Twin Otter Part 1

Caracal Models 1/72 DHC-6 Twin Otter Part 1 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review May 2021 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject DHC-6 Twin Otter Part 1 Scale 1/72
Set Number 72046 Pros Four distinctive subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $13.95

First Look

Here is a nicerelease from Caracal Models for the Matchbox 1/72 Twin Otter kit. This set provides some colorful options.

DHC-6 Twin Otter Part 1DHC-6 Twin Otter Part 1

The subjects covered in this set include:

  • DHC-6, VP-FAZ, British Antarctic Society
  • HHC-6, C-FCFU, Canadian Coast Guard
  • UV-18B, 77-0464, USAF Academy Skydiving Team
  • UV-18B, 77-0465, USAF Academy Skydiving Team, WWII D-Day Commemorative Scheme

The markings are nicely printed (by Microscale) and provide all of the distinctive markings. This is a nice set of alternatives to the kit decals and will make your Revell kit look great!

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!