Updated July 19, 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
July 19, 2017: NEW RELEASE! The 1:144 Vickers Type C giant bomber concept from 1942 is now for sale in the Fantastic Plastic Virtual Museum Store. Price is just $85.00 plus shipping. Check it out!
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Our formerly "retired" 1:72 "Planet of the Apes" Icarus (Full Ship) kit is back for a limited time! We have just 45 castings available, so if you voted for this kit to return, here's your chance to snap one up! It's still priced at $125.00 plus shipping.
BACK IN STOCK: The 1:72 Flash Gordon Rocketship!
July 16, 2017: The 1:144 Vickers Type C Giant BomberVickers Type C Giant Bomber has been added to Concept Aircraft/1940s. Look for the kit's release later this week!
July 7, 2017: After a seven-year run, the 1:72 Colonial Viper Launch Bay Diorama kit has sold out and has been retired.
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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