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Lifelike Decals

Lifelike Decals 1/32 Supermarine Spitfire Part 3 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review May 2011 Manufacturer Lifelike Decals
Subject Supermarine Spitfire Part 3 Scale 1/32
Set Number 32012 Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $19.00

First Look

Lifelike Decals from Japan turns out some colorful and nicely printed subjects. In this set, we have four distinctive Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb examples that will work with either the Hasegawa or Hobbyboss releases of the 1/32 Spitfire Mk.Vb.

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This decal set provides markings for four aircraft:

  • Spitfire Mk.Vb, AD196, 71 Sqn, XR-Q, as flown by Sgt Jack Evans
  • Spitfire Mk.Vb/Trop, 4 FS/52 FG, WD-A, as flown by Flight Officer James Montgomeryr
  • Spitfire Mk.Vb, EN824, 453 Sqn, FU-U, as flown by P/O John Yarra
  • Spitfire Mk.Vb/Trop, ER821, 92 Sqn, QJ-R, as flown by F/L Neville Duke

As you can see in the decal image, this set comes complete with a full set of national markings, distinctive unit markings, and a wealth of maintenance stencils. If you're looking for a colorful alternative that isn't from the mainstream Superscale/Eagle Strike/Aeromaster line-up, here is a nice way to be different!

You can purchase these decals directly from Lifelike Decals. My sincere thanks to Lifelike Decals for this review sample!