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Here is a collection of unsolicited comments received from satisfied customers about White Ensign Models Ltd WEM SERVICE/DELIVERY "I just wanted to pass on a hearty Bravo Zulu from a satisfied customer. I ordered a pair of 1/144 quad 40mm from White Ensign on the 13th and received them today....
Thursday 1st January 1970

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Thursday 1st January 1970

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UPDATED 31 MAY 2013   WEM STOCKISTS IN THE UK Antics Ltd., 8 Fairfax Street, BRISTOL, BS1 3DB. Tel: 01179 273744. Dorking Models, 12-13 West Street, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1BL.  Tel: 01306 881747. NEW Hannants NEW Hobby Box Ltd., 121 High Street, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 1RN....
Thursday 1st January 1970

Camouflage Schemes & Colours

         MODEL COLOURS; Naval, Aviation, Military and Paint Formulae     with Colourcoats references     An A-Z of NAVAL COLOURS     USS ARIZONA     1930s to Early 1941   All vertical surfaces—#5 ...
Thursday 1st January 1970

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About Us At White Ensign Models we try to ensure all our customers are happy with our service. If you have any suggestions or comments please email us at Making A Purchase Making a purchase could not be easier. Just browse our catalogue, click ...
Thursday 1st January 1970

About Us

White Ensign Models was started by Dave Carter in 1983. It began as a part-time hobby business and has grown to the internationally renowned company that it is today. White Ensign Models is now exclusively a photo etch and resin kit manufacturer. We are based in suburban Orange County, ...
Thursday 1st January 1970


                        If it's November, that must mean it's time for Scale Model World at Telford, scheduled for November 8-9 this year. Be sure to stop by the WEM stand to say hello! Dave and Frankie should be in uniform as usual....
Sunday 2nd November 2014


                        This month's masthead photo is HMS Scorpion , and we're pleased to announce that Peter Hall has completed the master patterns for our 1/350 scale HMS Scorpion and HMS Vigilant kits. These ...
Wednesday 1st October 2014


                    This month's masthead photo is HMS VIgilant, and we're pleased to announce that as soon as he has finished the instructions for our forthcoming 1/350 scale HMS Portchester Castle kit, Peter Hall will ...
Tuesday 2nd September 2014


  This month's masthead photo is a teaser having to do with the next WEM PE set that Peter Hall is working on. Shown is a part from a Trumpeter ship kit, overlaid with a black line showing the correct outline of the platform. And below is the image of the replacement part that ...
Friday 1st August 2014

JULY 2014

                    This month's masthead photo is the CANT Z.501, a WW2 Italian flying boat. The Z.502 Gabbiano (Gull) was a high-wing, central-hull flying boat with 2 outboard floats under the wings, and was powered by a single engine installed in a nacelle in the center of the wing....
Monday 7th July 2014

JUNE 2014

                    This month's masthead photo is the new 1/350 scale kit of HMS Roberts, now available. And we have even better news to go with that: Peter Hall has completed the design of PE 35177, specifically designed ...
Thursday 5th June 2014

MAY 2014

This month's masthead photo is a repeat from a few months back. HMS Portchester Castle was a Castle-class corvette launched on 21 June 1943 at Swan Hunter shipyard in Newcastle upon Tyne. She was the only RN ship to be named after Portchester Castle in Hampshire. On 9 September ...
Friday 2nd May 2014

APRIL 2014

This month's masthead photo should offer a clue as to what we have Peter "Mad Pete" Hall working on at present. He's presently well into--and tearing his hair out over--PE sets for the 1/72 scale Victor.           Because of the manner in ...
Friday 4th April 2014

MARCH 2014

This month's masthead photo is HK Models' new big new 1/32 Gloster Meteor F.4 kit. The Gloster Meteor was the first British jet fighter & the Allies' first operational jet aircraft.  The Meteor's evolution was heavily reliant on its ground-breaking turbojet engines, advanced by Sir Frank Whittle & his company, Power Jets Ltd....
Wednesday 5th March 2014



This month's masthead photo is HMS Gorleston, a Banff-class escort sloop. She was one of ten U.S. Coast Guard Lake-class cutters--the entire class--transferred to the Royal Navy in 1941 under the provisions of Lend-Lease. The ships were better sea-boats than the more well-known 4-stack ...
Tuesday 4th February 2014


It's the start of a new year (and in 12 months we'll be asking again where the heck it went!). Snow is falling here in West Virginia and we're headed for some seriously cold weather. But that aside, the whole WEM team would like to wish a Happy New Year to everyone. Outside it may ...
Thursday 2nd January 2014


          December is upon us (where DID the year go?), and with Christmas just around the corner, it's time to remind everyone to get your orders to us in a timely manner if you want delivery by Christmas--particularly our overseas customers. Our resident ...
Monday 2nd December 2013


          If it's November, that means it must be time for Scale Model World at Telford! This year's event will be held on 9 & 10 November. If you have never attended, you've missed one of the world's great model shows: vendors, SIG displays, demonstrations, ...
Friday 1st November 2013


          How could our masthead image for October be anything but HMS Befast? The new Trumpeter 1/350 kit is in hand and is the talk of the town. Peter Hall is hard at work on our PE 35172 for this kit, and we're aiming for a release in time for Telford....
Tuesday 1st October 2013


          Our masthead image for September is HMS Scorpion (G72). We now have our 1/700 kit of her in production, priced at £33.50 including VAT. You can place your order for kit K 762 here! And with the 1/700 version in production, can our 1/350 ...
Tuesday 3rd September 2013


          Our masthead photo for August is the big new 1/32 scale B-17G from HK Models, priced at £269.10 including VAT. Everything about this kit is big: Wingspan 989mm, Length 707mm, authentic surface detail includes more than 800,000 rivets, ...
Thursday 1st August 2013


          Our masthead photo for July is HMS Glamorgan, which just happens to be the subject of the latest 1/350 scale release from Peter Hall's Atlantic Models, priced at £209.99 including VAT. It's shipping now and going fast, so order now to ...
Tuesday 2nd July 2013


          HERE IT IS! The 1/200 scale USS Hornet (CV-8) from Merit Models. Over 1,239 mm long with one-piece hull, fully detailed hangar, flight deck moulded in clear plastic to display hangar detail (for those who like that sort of thing), 5 x F4F-4 ...
Wednesday 5th June 2013


          Something a little different for this month's masthead photo. We're adding a new line of kits from F4 Models: flight deck tractors in 1/48 and 1/72 scales and for various navies. Now you can add a bit of visual interest to your naval aircraft, or build a flight deck diorama....
Wednesday 1st May 2013


          This month's masthead pic is HMS Hadleigh Castle, commissioned in 1943 as one of the 53 Castle-class corvettes built as an improvement on the Flower-class corvettes, by shipyards to small to build River-class frigates. We'll let you ponder why we might be displaying this photo....
Friday 5th April 2013