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B-24J Liberator

Monogram - Nr. 5608 - 1:48

Boxart B-24J Liberator 5608 Monogram

Facts

Brand:Monogram
Title:B-24J Liberator
Number:5608
Scale:1:48
Released:1990 | Rebox (Changed decals)
Type:Full kit

Box contents

Includes: Plastic sprue, Plastic sprue (Clear) , Decalsheet (waterslide)

Decal options

  1. Consolidated B-24J Liberator
    US Military US Army Air Forces (1941-1947)
    530 BS, 380 BG 42-10995 (9995) "ON DE-FENCE"
    Overall Natural Metal
 

Product timeline

Based on
1:48 B-24J Liberator (Monogram 5601)
 
B-24J Liberator
Monogram 1:48
5601
1976 | New tool
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Timeline
 
Brand
Monogram
Bandai / Monogram
Revell/Monogram
Hasegawa
Revell
1976
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Monogram 5601)
New tool
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1977
 
 
 
 
 
 
B-24 Liberator (Bandai / Monogram 8939)
Rebox
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1983
 
 
B-24D Liberator (Monogram 5604)
New parts
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1988
 
 
B-24D Liberator And P-40B Tiger Shark (Monogram 6144)
Model set
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1990
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Monogram 5608)
New decals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Revell/Monogram 5068)
New box
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1991
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Monogram 5608)
New decals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1993
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Monogram 6385)
New decals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1999
 
 
B-24D Liberator (Monogram 85-5604)
New decals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
199x
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
B-24J Liberator 'Nose Art' (Hasegawa HM27)
Rebox
 
 
 
 
 
 
2003
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Consolidated B-24D Liberator (Revell 04529)
New decals
 
 
2010
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
B-24D Liberator (Revell 85-5625)
New parts
 
 
2011
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Monogram 85-5629)
New decals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
B-24J Liberator (Monogram 5608)
New box
 
B-24D Liberator (Pro Modeler 5932)
Rebox
 

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Walkarounds

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Gallery

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All articles » (19 in total)

Projects

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Ideas
1:48 B-24J Liberator (Monogram 5608)1:48 PB4Y-1 and B-24J Liberator (Koster Aero Enterprises 14)1:48 B-24 Liberators (SuperScale International 48-0037)
 

Newsfeed

Ron Garcia added the Monogram B-24J Liberator (1:48) to his completed kits.
20. August 2017 at 04:46:50 Share
Ron Garcia I think anyone interested in aircraft needs to build at least one of Monogram's (Revell now) big bombers. Think of it as a right of passage. I've built several of these starting when I was was a kid (a long time ago!). I bought an old Superscale decal set of The Dragon and His Tail many years ago and finally decided to take the plunge and build the model using the decals. Fits are rough and there is lots of sanding required - especially around the engine nacelles. I kept the bomb doors closed which helped eliminate some of the detail work. I left all the guns off until the end to avoid the inevitable snapping and losing of the gun barrels. The turrets must be glued together so they have a seam right through the clear areas. Maybe if some other company tackles this aircraft they'll find a better solution for this. Of course a bomber of this size would probably cost at least $200 USD nowadays! Speaking of clear parts, DEFINITELY invest in Eduard's mask set for this beast. It will save a TON of time, plus trying to figure out what should be masked on the turrets without their instruction guide is extremely difficult. I know from doing it the hard way with my previous builds of this kit. The model is a serious tail sitter. I added lead fishing sinkers, BBs, and even heavy nails, but it still sat on its tail. I ended up shoving some large heavy screws into the wheel well to get it to sit correctly. The aluminum finish was tough. I sanded and polished numerous coats of Alclad aluminum but some areas still ended up "pebbly". In the end, I got it to where I was satisfied with it and called it good. The decals went on surprisingly easily without any tearing. The clear areas between the red stripes on the rudder yellowed a bit after drying over the white rudders. I don't know if this was a "fun" build (I seriously hate seam filling and sanding) but it sure looks impressive sitting on the shelf. I still have (another) B-29, B-58, and B-1 to build and before I'm done with the big bombers in my stash. This one took long enough so it'll probably be awhile. If some other company produces a new B-24, with all the multimedia elements they are sure to add, I don't even want to think about how long it would take to complete it! Definitely not for me! Now go out and build one of these bombers!
20. August 2017 at 05:30:00
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