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Consolidated B-24 Liberator Part 2

Lifelike Decals 1/72 Consolidated B-24 Liberator Part 2 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review November 2013 Manufacturer Lifelike Decals
Subject Consolidated B-24 Liberator Part 2 Scale 1/72
Set Number 72029 Skill Level Basic

First Look

Lifelike Decals from Japan turns out some colorful and nicely printed subjects. In this set, we have the first of a new series of B-24 Liberator nose art sets sized to work with either the Hasegawa or Academy kits. The decals are quite nicely done as you can see and provide some interesting subjects.

Consolidated B-24 Liberator Part 2 Consolidated B-24 Liberator Part 2

This set provides markings for four aircraft:

  • B-24H, 41-29385, 791 BS/467 BG, Rackheath AB, UK, 1944, 'Double Trouble'
  • B-24D, 41-11836, 415 BS/98 BG, Lecce AB, Italy, 1944, 'Lil' De-Icer'
  • F-7A, 42-64311, 2 PMS/311 PW, Hollandia, Indonesia, 1945, 'Over Exposed'
  • B-24J, 44-40920, 531 BS/380 BG, Yontan AB, Okinawa, 1945, 'Shi-Chi Baby'

As you can see in the decal images and profiles, this set provides some distinctive color schemes. If you want to dress up your next 1/72 B-24 kit, this is the set you've been waiting for.

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