Eurodecals 1/48 Gloster Meteor FR.9 Decal First Look
By Michael Benolkin
|Date of Review||September 2018||Manufacturer||Eurodecals|
|Subject||Gloster Meteor FR.9||Scale||1/48|
|Set Number||48116||Pros||Nice selection of subjects|
|Cons||Nothing noted||Skill Level||Basic|
Eurodecals has released a new decal set just in time for Airfix's 1/48 Meteor FR.9 kit. This set provides eight interesting subjects and is nicely printed by Fantasy Printshop.
The subjects include:
- Meteor FR.9, WB116, 11 Sqn/2 ATAF/RAF, G, RAF Geilenkirchen, 1955
- Meteor FR.9, WX978, 8 Sqn, RAF, Z, RAF Sharjah, 1959
- Meteor FR.9, WX962, 208 Sqn, RAF, Q, Middle East, 1950s
- Meteor FR.9, WL265, 79 Sqn, RAF, L, RAF Laarbruch, 1955
- Meteor FR.9, WB125, 226 OCU, RAF, UU-B, RAF Stradishall, 1954
- Meteor FR.9, VZ611, unknown, RAF, BZ, UK, 1950s
- Meteor FR.9, WX973, 79 Sqn, RAF, TG, RAF Guetersloh, 1953
- Meteor FR.9, VZ601, 79 Sqn, RAF, RAF Guetersloh, 1959
This set provides a nice cross-section of time periods to illustrate evolution of post-war markings schemes in the RAF. Grab a set today!
My sincere thanks to Fantasy Printshop for this review sample!