review of a new 1/48 sheet from Xtradecals, RAF Stencil Data and
Markings for numerous
aircraft are included: RAF Roundels Red/Blue, Pink/Pale Blue,
Red/White/Blue with and without white outlines, Stencil Data etc, for
Tornado F3, Tornado GR 4, Jaguar GR 3, Hawk, Harrier GR7/9.
The decals are in-register,
clear and are beautifully printed by Microscale. Some of the markings
and badges are 2 piece decals, ensuring good registry. Each aircraft's
markings are separated on the sheet by a dashed-line to make it easier
to differentiate them.
images below to see larger images
The instruction sheet has 4-view
drawings to assist in decal placement, and numerous notes point out tips
on specific decals, along with British Standard numbers for paint
references. There are notes on the recent change to the Tornado
variants' paint schemes as well.
sheet retails for £6.95
/ $13.42 and is
Special thanks to Hannants
for the review sample.