Updated June 16, 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
June 16, 2017: The results of our 2017 Re-Release Survey are In! And the winners are...
June 13, 2017: Our 1:48 Soviet LK Moon Lander kit is BACK IN STOCK!
June 6, 2017: The "Men Into Space" Rocketship kit is BACK IN STOCK!
June 3, 2017: Is there a "retired" Fantastic Plastic Models kit you'd like to see brought back to the Virtual Museum Store? Here's your chance to vote for your favorites:
Fantastic Plastic Models Re-Release Survey 2017
June 2, 2017: We just sold the last of our 1:288 Rocketship Friede kits. This is kit is now SOLD OUT and officially retired!
May 25, 2017: Happy 40th Anniversary to the original "Star Wars!" (May 25, 1977.)
BACK IN STOCK: The 1:400 S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier.
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!
Copyright 2017 by Fantastic Plastic Models LLC