Updated May 23, 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
May 23, 2017: The 1:288 Orbit Jet XV2 from the 1950s sci-fi TV series "Rocky Jones - Space Ranger" is now for sale in the Virtual Museum Store!
May 16, 2017: The two newest Unicraft kits, the Blohm & Voss Bv.P.185 dive-bomber concept and the Dornier Do.P.222/9-08 dive bomber concept, are now both back in stock!
May 13, 2017: Our 1:288 Orbit Jet XV2 from "Rocky Jones - Space Ranger" (1953-1954) has been added to our "Science Fiction - 1950s" gallery. Look for the kit's release later this month!
May 8, 2017: The 1:144 NX-Alpha/NX-Beta Warp 2 testbed from "Star Trek: Enterprise - First Flight" (2003) has arrived in the Fantastic Plastic Virtual Museum Store!
May 7, 2017: We just added the NX-Alpha/NX-Beta exhibit to the Virtual Museum's Science Fiction -2000s gallery!
May 5, 2017: Just in time for the premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy - Vol. 2", our 1:144 starfighter Milano has returned to the Virtual Museum Store. Now that's timing!
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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