Updated November 29, 2016
"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 29, 2016: The 1:48 "Men into Space" Rocketship Type 1 kit has been released! Find it now in the Virtual Museum Store!
November 28, 2016: We have added the "Men into Space" Type 1 Rocketship exhibit to the Science Fiction/1950s gallery in the Virtual Museum of Flying Wonders.
November 20, 2016: We've just posted box art and build-up photos for our upcoming 1:48 "Men into Space" Rocketship Type 1 kit, due for release later this month.
November 16, 2016: Our 11th Anniversary FLASH SALE celebration is now over. We shipped a LOT of kits over the past four weeks! Thanks to everyone who participated in this event!
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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