April 13, 2015:
Good news and bad news.
First, the good news: The long-awaited SHIELD Helicarrier and SPECTRE
Bird One decals finally arrived today. The quality of the
print-screening by Canuck Models is excellent. And now the bad news: The
SHIELD decals are too big -- just slightly, but enough so they won't
properly fit the angled flight decks -- so I have to have them
reprinted. Which means additional delay. But the SPECTRE Bird One decals
are perfect, so I'm pleased to announce that the 1:72 kit is now
April 7, 2016: BIG
RESTOCK! Once again
available in the Virtual Museum Store:
Soviet LK Moon Lander
from "Marooned" (1969)
Talon from "Stealth" (2005)
For those of you who have
been waiting for LK decals, they're going in the mail today and
tomorrow. Thanks so much for your patience!
SOLD OUT! The 1:72
Project Pluto SLAM Missile kit has made its last Doomsday
run and is now officially retired.
SOLD OUT! Our last
1:72 Earth Defense Directorate Thunderfighters from "Buck Rogers in the
25th Century" (1979-81) are now winging their way to one lucky customer
and are now officially retired.
April 6, 2015:
Type 3 Warp Ship from "Star Trek: Enterprise" is
back in stock!
April 5, 2015:
Bubble Ship kit is back in stock!
March 30, 2015:
Our SA-43 "Hammerhead"
Fighter from "Space: Above & Beyond" has sold out!
March 23, 2015:
We're moving! We're about to
vacate our long-time facilities in Costa Mesa, California to new,
expanded quarters in beautiful Lake Forest. We'll be "off-line" for a
few days during the transition. Shipping should recommence at week's
end. Our new address is:
Fantastic Plastic Models,
25501 Willow Wood Street, Lake Forest, CA 92630.
Our email address and phone
number remains unchanged.
March 16, 2015:
shares photos of his
1:72 Lockheed D-21 Recon Drone, the
latest addition to our
March 11, 2015:
JUST RELEASED! The
Berzerk from "Battlestar Galactica: Razor" (2007)
in 1:3700. Mastered by Alfred Wong, this kit is in scale with our
earlier Battlestar Pegasus kit and is available now in the
Virtual Museum Store
for $150.00 plus shipping. And we've just posted a "What You Get" parts
breakdown for our upcoming
1:144 Lockheed SR-72 hypersonic
recon drone kit, which debuts next month. We're still taking
reservations for that kit, priced at just $70.00, at FantasticPlast@aol.com.
"Fantastic Plastic" is a scale
modeling site that celebrates the weird, the wonderful, the odd, the
radical, the exotic and the just plane cool aircraft and
spacecraft model kits produced in styrene (and resin) over
the last 70-plus years. From bizarre World War II-era "Luft
'46" project planes to the latest science fiction concepts, here is a chronicle of Man's
highest aspirations as expressed through his flying machines, both real
Fantastic Plastic "Virtual Museum of Flying Wonders" is divided into
seven "galleries," each
dedicated to a particular area of interest. These are:
Whether your interest is "Luft
'46," the American Space Program, X-planes, radical aircraft prototypes,
"paper projects," Star
Trek, Star Wars, hovercraft or UFOs, you are sure to find something here
to ignite your passion -- and trigger wonderful memories.
And while you're here, please
be sure to visit the Fantastic Plastic "Virtual
Museum Store," where you'll find our exclusive line of unique aircraft
and spacecraft model kits for sale.
Thanks for visiting.
Return often. And...
WATCH THE SKIES!!!
- Allen B. Ury,
Costa Mesa, California