Updated October 20, 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
October 20, 2017: Our Iranian Qaher Q-313 "Hoax" jet fighter kit has sold out and has been retired.
October 19, 2017: We have just added three new kits to our "Future Releases" page. They are:
October 11, 2017: Our 1:72 SPECTRE "Bird One" rocket from 1968's "You Only Live Twice" is Back in Stock!
October 10, 2017: We have added two new Unicraft kits to the Virtual Museum Store: The Boeing 306C flying wing light fighter concept from 1935, and the Boeing L-15 "Scout" liaison aircraft prototype from 1947.
Also, our 1:350 "Star Trek" Botany Bay sleeper ship kit is back in stock!
October 8, 2017: Our 1:72 Flash Gordon Rocketship kit is BACK IN STOCK!
October 6, 2017: We just added the Vic Torry Flying Saucer (1950) from Atlantis Models to our Science Fiction/1950s gallery.
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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