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Reference Details for P-38 Lightning, Part 2: P-38J through P-38M

Book Cover
TitleP-38 Lightning, Part 2: P-38J through P-38M
AuthorsKinzey
PublisherSquadron/Signal
Year1998
Types CoveredF-5B, F-5E, F-5F, F-5G, P-38J, P-38K, P-38L, P-38M, XP-49 (P-49), XP-58 (P-58)
Cockpit DetailsF-5E (p. 56), F-5E (p. 60), F-5G (p. 2, 46, 47), P-38J (p. 18, 19), P-38L (p. 44, 45, 51), P-38M (p. 64)
Wheel Well DetailsP-38J & P-38L (p. 39, 41, 43), P-38M (p. 65-67)
Other DetailsF-5E camera installation (p. 57), camera ports (p. 36, 37, 57); F-5F camera installation (p. 59), camera ports (p. 58); F-5G camera ports (p. 62); P-38J "droop snoot" (p. 12); P-38J & P-38L engine bay (p. 10, 17, 48), engine nacelles (p. 23), flaps (p. 29), gun bay (p. 20), ladder (p. 22), landing gear (p. 38-40, 42, 43), radiator housings (p. 25), supercharger (p. 24), tail (p. 30, 31), turbo-superchager scoop (p. 25), undersurfaces (p. 11), ventral ID lights (p. 22), wing (p. 28), wing pylons (p. 27), wing-root fairing (p. 21); P-38L landing light (p. 51), tail warning radar antenna (p. 51), underwing rockets (p. 52)
Cutaway Drawings
Multiview DrawingsP-38J (p. 12-15, 32), P-38L (p. 32, 53-55)
Generic Camouflage Patterns
Generic Markings Patterns
Specific Markings ProfilesF-5B (p. 34), F-5E (p. 34), P-38J (p. 33), P-38J "droop snoot" (p. 34), P-38J "pathfider" (p. 34), P-38L (p. 33)
NotesIncludes reviews of all P-38J through P-38M kits

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