Modeling by Charles Whall


Feeling very Hornisse!

by Charles Whall on August 30, 2014 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Picked up my prize today and VERY pleased I am too! Thanks again for the nomination guys!


PCM Hawker Hurricane Mk1 (Fabric Wing), No1 Sqn JX-C, France 1939…

by Charles Whall on July 29, 2014 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

This is the PCM 1:32 early Hurricane Mk1 in the markings of Flg/Off Paul Richey of No1 Sqn, France 1939. Finally after 18 months of mucking about with this, she’s complete! I just couldn’t get into modelling for a good while […]


Classic Airframes 1:48: Boulton Paul Defiant Mk1, Hornchurch, 1940

by Charles Whall on November 10, 2013 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

The build: I was never happy with the finish on this one so went for a complete respray as the real aircraft had a roughly applied demarcation line between upper/lower paint scheme on fuselage. Re-done weathering and added antennae wire. […]

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Junkers Ju 87B-2 (Hasegawa 1:48)

by Charles Whall on December 20, 2012 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Representing a Stuka of 2./St.G 77 based in Caen, France during August 1940 I have always been fascinated by the Stuka, especially those of the Battle of Britain period, and have wanted to build one for a long time but […]

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Messerschmitt Me109E-3, ‘White 8′, (Eduard 1:32)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Another commission build this time for a client in Germany. The ‘White 8’ markings are fictitious by request and reflects his interest in online flight simming-‘White 8’ being his online markings. The kit can be tricky in places and I […]

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Supermarine Spitfire MkIXC, 601 Sqn (Tamiya 1:32)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

This was a commission build for a friend. The markings are 601 Sqn but are fictitious as per the aircraft he flies online. The Tamiya kit is an absolute pleasure to build and features a beautifully detailed Merlin 60 engine […]

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Supermarine Spitfire Mk1 ‘LO-B, 602Sqn, 1940 (Tamiya 1:72)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

As beautiful as the Spitfire is when its all ‘buttoned up’, I wanted to depict one stripped down as if in maintenence. This was a real challenge in such a small scale but I think it worked. The base is […]

Hawker Hurricane MkI, 17 Sqn, Debden 1940 (1:32 Pacific Coast Models)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Hurricane Mk1, N2359, YB*J, flown by P/O Stevens, 17Sqn Debden. This aircraft served with the unit between 6th June and 25th August 1940, when it was passed on to No6 OTU. Unusually for RAF fighters of this period, many in […]

Messerschmitt Bf110E-1 W.Nr.3866 (Eduard 1:48)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

Representing W.Nr.3866 Hans Joachim-Jabs, Staffelkapitan 6./ZG76, based at Argos in1941. This was the first type of Bf110E that saw service in the Mediterranean Theatre. Hans Joachim-Jabs succeeded in shooting down 22 aircraft by day and a further 28 following his […]

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Spitfire Mk1, RN-J, Flg Off Desmond Sheen, 72Sqn, July 1940

by Charles Whall on December 10, 2012 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

This was a recent commission build for a chap in Australia who contacted me via the online portfolio I set up this year. He wanted markings for Flg Off Desmond Sheen of 72 Sqn, Leconfield, July 1940-I just hope it […]