Updated January 15, 2017
"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
January 15, 2018: After a long, long wait, our 1:72 Mars Ascent Vehicle (MAV) from Ridley Scott's 2015 sci-fi epic "The Martin" is now available in the Virtual Museum Store!
COMING SOON! We just added the 1:72 "Arrow" light fighter from the "Wing Commander" videogame franchise to our Future Releases page!
January 4, 2018: Bandai's 1:100 U-Wing Fighter from "ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY" (2016) has been added to Science Fiction/2010s.
December 27, 2017: Our 1:48 OBLIVION Bubble Ship kit is back in stock!
Plus we have updates on the following kits:
December 8, 2017: Bandai's 1:72 TIE STRIKER from "ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY" (2016) has been added to Science Fiction/2010s.
Fantastic Plastic Models Re-Release Survey 2017
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.
A new kit is now available in the Fantastic Plastic Virtual Museum Store!
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