Updated March 27, 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
March 27, 2017: The 1:200 Messiah from 1998's "Deep Impact" has been added to the Virtual Museum's Science Fiction/1990s gallery. Look for this massive model kit's release early next month!
March 4, 2017: Reconstruction of the Virtual Museum's Science Fiction/1990s gallery is complete! Feel free to visit and enjoy the newly remodeled exhibits at your leisure!
March 2, 2017 : BACK IN STOCK: The Lockheed SR-72 Hypersonic Recon Drone in 1:144.
February 26, 2017: Our 1:72 "Whispercraft" from "The 6th Day" has SOLD OUT and has been officially retired. Thanks to everyone who bought this kit!
February 17, 2017: BACK IN STOCK:
February 10, 2017: The 1:500 Prometheus is BACK IN STOCK!
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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