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Yellow-Wings Decals

Yellow-Wings Decals 1/48 Pre WWII US National Insignia Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review September 2004 Manufacturer Yellow-Wings Decals
Subject Pre WWII US National Insignia Scale 1/48
Set Number 48005 Pros Seven different sizes of US roundels.
Cons Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $9.95

First Look

Yellow-Wings Decals has entered the scene with an interesting specialty area - markings for USN Navy aircraft prior to World War II (hence the Yellow Wings name). These markings are printed by Microscale, so they are great quality by definition.

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This set is provides US National roundels in 40", 42", 46", 52", 54" 56" and 60" diameters.

The set also includes documentation for which pre-war US Navy aircraft used which sized roundels on their upper and lower wings.

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

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