March 23, 2015:
We're moving! We're about to
vacate our long-time facilities in Costa Mesa, California to new,
expanded quarters in beautiful Lake Forest. We'll be "off-line" for a
few days during the transition. Shipping should recommence at week's
end. Our new address is:
Fantastic Plastic Models,
25501 Willow Wood Street, Lake Forest, CA 92630.
Our email address and phone
number remains unchanged.
March 16, 2015:
shares photos of his
1:72 Lockheed D-21 Recon Drone, the
latest addition to our
March 11, 2015:
JUST RELEASED! The
Berzerk from "Battlestar Galactica: Razor" (2007)
in 1:3700. Mastered by Alfred Wong, this kit is in scale with our
earlier Battlestar Pegasus kit and is available now in the
Virtual Museum Store
for $150.00 plus shipping. And we've just posted a "What You Get" parts
breakdown for our upcoming
1:144 Lockheed SR-72 hypersonic
recon drone kit, which debuts next month. We're still taking
reservations for that kit, priced at just $70.00, at FantasticPlast@aol.com.
March 6, 2015:
New from Unicraft: The
Mitsubishi Army Type 0 project fighter in 1:72. LOW
INVENTORY ALERT: We have only five 1:72
Rogers Thunderfighter kits left in stock. Once these sell
out, the kit will be retired. If you've been waiting to buy one of these
great, beautifully engineered kits, get 'em while we got 'em!
February 28, 2015:
We've just posted a complete
"What You Get" photo for our upcoming
Prometheus kit. (Damn, that's a lot of parts!) We plan to
debut the kit at Wonderfest at the end of May, and then make it
available to reservation holders shortly thereafter. There's still time
to reserve your copy. Just email me at
FantasticPlast@aol.com. In addition, Mike Turco shares photos
of his build of the classic
HAWK Models Convair-Atlas Manned Orbiting
January 20, 2015:
Mike Turco of Thornton, Pa.,
shares photos of his latest build: The classic
Willy Ley Space Taxi
January 7, 2015:
Rocketship kit is now available for purchase in the
Virtual Museum Store!
"Fantastic Plastic" is a scale
modeling site that celebrates the weird, the wonderful, the odd, the
radical, the exotic and the just plane 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
Fantastic Plastic "Virtual Museum of Flying Wonders" is divided into
seven "galleries," each
dedicated to a particular area of interest. These are:
Whether your interest is "Luft
'46," the American Space Program, X-planes, radical aircraft prototypes,
"paper projects," Star
Trek, Star Wars, hovercraft or UFOs, you are sure to find something here
to ignite your passion -- and trigger wonderful memories.
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
and spacecraft model kits for sale.
Thanks for visiting.
Return often. And...
WATCH THE SKIES!!!
- Allen B. Ury,
Costa Mesa, California