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Yellow-Wings Decals

Yellow-Wings Decals 1/32 Pre-WWII US National Insignia Part 2 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review April 2006 Manufacturer Yellow-Wings Decals
Subject Pre-WWII US National Insignia Part 2 Scale 1/32
Set Number 32012 Pros Roundels for two different aircraft types
Cons Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $11.95

First Look

Yellow-Wings Decals has released its second decal set in 1/32 scale. This set provides the pre-World War Two era (1919-1942) roundel-styled national insignia.

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This set includes scale 24", 30", 36", 40", and 45" roundels used by the F4B-4 and BF2C-1. The instructions clearly show the proper size and placement of these roundels. You can also see in the decal image that these decals are single layer - you don't have to place the red dot over the blue/white roundel as must be done with other manufacturers' decals. These are in perfect register too!

These decals are nicely done and will enhance those nice old kits that have been lurking in your collections - the Hasegawa 1/32 F4B-4 and BF2C-1 kits.

Yellow-Wings Decals can be purchased directly from their website at

My sincere thanks to Yellow-Wings Decals for this review sample!