Twobobs Aviation Graphics

 1/72 F/A-18B Casper and His Bandit Ghosts decal sheet
  product # 72-087    Only $12.00

Product Article by Steve Bamford on Apr 7 2010

 

Wow...Twobobs has hit a home run with this latest decal sheet.  This new release from Twobobs features enough markings for five complete aircraft from the Rough Raiders of VFA-125. Whites, Greens, Blues, Browns and Grays are all on this monster packed sheet!! 

Jets on this sheet include:

  • F/A-18B #401 BuNo 162885 with VFA-125 Rough Riders in Sept 2009 White paint scheme.

  • F/A-18B #400 BuNo 162402 with VFA-125 Rough Riders in Aug 2009 White/Green camo scheme.

  • F/A-18B #402 BuNo 162864 with VFA-125 Rough Riders in Mar 2008 Gray/Green camo scheme.

  • F/A-18B #325 BuNo 162850 with VFA-125 Rough Riders in May 2005 Brown/Tan camo scheme.

  • F/A-18B #327 BuNo 162876 with VFA-125 Rough Riders in Nov 2005 Blue/Gray camo scheme.

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The instructions are clear and include 4 views of each of the 6 aircraft.  The decals are beautifully printed on 2 decal sheets with one insert decal sheet.  Paint codes are called out in FS #'s, Testors MM, Humbrol, Gunze Sangyo and Xtracrylics. 

Recommended Kits:

  • Hasegawa F/A-18B 

  • Fujimi F/A-18B 

  • Aires Accessories 

  • Wolfpack Resin Accessories 

  • Steel Beach Accessories

This is a great sheet loaded with 5 different aggressor  aircraft in a variety of eye catching camo schemes.  The hard part is deciding which one to build first.

This sheet is also available in 1/48 and 1/32 scale.

This sheet is available through http://www.twobobs.net/ and select US Hobby Shops.  Overseas customers can purchase these from Twobobs site or through Twobobs network of overseas distributors.  

Steve Bamford

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Photos and text by Steve Bamford