This new decal
sheet from Starfighter
markings for 6 different 1/72 Pre-war F4F-4 Wildcats in a variety of paint
thanks goes to Mark Tutton and Mike Lampros.
6 aircraft include a variety of gray paint schemes worn by the Wildcat before
the Pearl Harbor attack.
2526 2-6 Test flight aircraft in 1940. (Natural Metal with Willow
41-F-7 VF-41on USS Ranger in 1940. (Yellow wings)
in 1940. (light gray overall)
Chambers Field, NAS Norfolk Mat. in 1940. (Light Gray Overall)
3973 VF-3 on USS Saratoga in Oct 1941. (Blue-Gray/Lt. Gray)
Pungo Airfield, NC in late 1941. (Blue-Gray/Lt. Gray)
images below to see larger images
Designed for the Hasegawa F4F-4
kit with the Quickboost F4F-3 Wings and Cowl. Markings for 6 different aircraft.
Additional National Insignia will be necessary for those who want to use all 6
The 4 pages of instructions are
clear and include 3 color views of each aircraft. The decals are
beautifully printed on 1 decal sheet. One of these planes does have the
bright yellow wings while the others are in a variety of gray schemes.
Don't forget to order the Quickboost Wings & Cowl, True Details Cockpit set,
and Squadron Vacuform Canopy available on the Starfighter
A nice decal sheet and it is good
to see some aftermarket markings for the 1/72 Wildcats.
I would like to
providing me with this review sample.