Updated November 18, 2015
"Fantastic Plastic" is a scale modeling site that celebrates the weird, the wonderful, the odd, the radical, the exotic and the just plain 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 and imagined.
For your visiting pleasure, the Fantastic Plastic "Virtual Museum of Flying Wonders" is divided into seven "galleries," each dedicated to a particular area of interest. These are:
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, spacecraft and science fiction model kits for sale.
Thanks for visiting. Return often. And...
WATCH THE SKIES!!!
- Allen B. Ury, Lake Forest, California
News and Stuff
November 18, 2015: The last SHIELD Quinjets went out the door yesterday. The kit is now formally retired. Thanks to everyone who purchased the model. On the Unicraft front, the 1:72 amphibious Boeing 486 Seafighter is back in stock!
November 8, 2015: Our long-awaited 1:500 Prometheus kit is now available for general purchase. Visit the Virtual Museum Store and order your kit today!
October 27, 2015: Our 1:48 Oblivion Bubble Ship and "The Thing" Flying Saucer kits are back in stock!
October 16, 2015: Our 2001: A Space Odyssey Space Station V kit is back in stock!
October 14, 2015: Our 1:48 Soviet LK Moon Lander kit is back in stock!
Virtual Museum Store
While you're here, be sure to visit the Fantastic Plastic Virtual Museum Store, home of Fantastic Plastic Models.
Here we offer a collection of unique resin model kits of exotic aircraft, spacecraft and science fiction subjects.
Our latest release: The Prometheus from Ridley Scott's 2012 sci-fi thriller. It's in the Virtual Museum Store now for $200.00 plus shipping.
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