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1/48 Messerschmitt Bf-109F-2 Western Front decal sheet

Product # 48-31

Product Article by Steve Bamford on Dec 21 2012

 

 

This decal sheet from Authentic Decals includes markings for 7 different 1/48 Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2's and is available directly from Sprue Bros.

 

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The 7 aircraft include Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2's from the campaign on the western front during 1941.

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 France (7) White chevrons + I AAA/JG 2 Hptm Hans Hahn in July 1941

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 Yellow 6 3/JG 2 Ifw Josef Heinzeller in Spring 1941

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 Black chevron II/JG 53 Hptm Heinz Bretnutz in May 1941

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 Black 3 8/JG26 in summer 1941

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 Black chevron i/JG 52 Oblt Kerl-Heinz Leesmann in July 1941

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 White 7 1/JG 51 Lt Heinz Bar in spring 1941

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F-2 Black 7 5/JG 3 Lt Horst Baddenbagen in spring 1941

The instructions are clear and include multiply views of each aircraft.  The decals are beautifully printed on 1 decal sheet with 5 insert decal sheets and includes landing gear, ejection seat and helmet decals.  Plus 2 sets of formation lights and a set of data markings. The quality of the decals is first rate. 

This sheet includes a pleasant collection of 109 Experten pilots with the Luftwaffe as they faced off against the Allied Air Forces in 1941 during the happy time for the Luftwaffe during WW2.  Each camo pattern is unique and includes some sort of artwork.  Swastikas are included and come in 2 parts.

You can buy this decal sheet and thousands of other items directly from the Sprue Brothers Models site They are famous for their prompt service.

Go to this link to buy this item. 

Steve Bamford

      

Photos and text by Steve Bamford