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Lifelike Decals

Lifelike Decals 1/72 Kawasaki Ki-100 Part 1 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review April 2013 Manufacturer Lifelike Decals
Subject Kawasaki Ki-100 Part 1 Scale 1/72
Set Number 72026 Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $15.00

First Look

Lifelike Decals from Japan turns out some colorful and nicely printed subjects. In this set, we have five distinctive Ki-100s providing a nice cross-section of fighter groups. The aircraft presented here are:

Ki-100 Ki-100

  • Ki-100 Otsu, 5th Sentai, 1st Chutai, Kiyosu AB, 1945, as flown by Capt. Totaro Ito
  • Ki-100 Otsu, 2nd Daitai, 111th Sentai, Akeno AB, 1945, as flown by Major Yohei Hinoki
  • Ki-100 Kou, 59th Sentai, 3rd Chutai, Ashiya AB, 1945
  • Ki-100 Kou, 1st Daitai, 111th Sentai, Akeno AB, 1945
  • Ki-100 Otsu, 244th Sentai, Chofu AB, 1945, as flown by Major Teruhiko Kobayashi

As you can see in the decal images and profiles, this set provides some distinctive color schemes. This set was designed for virtually any of the 1/72 Spitfire Mk.Vb kits.

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