Updated August 25, 2015
"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
August 25, 2015: The 1:72 Flash Gordon Rocketship and 1:144 Phoenix Warp Ship kits are back in stock!
August 6, 2015: We've just posted Alfred Wong's pattern for our upcoming 1:72 Hawk Fighter from "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century." We've added a link to Dan Vincent's amazing custom lighting kit for our 1:350 Flying Saucer kit from John Carpenter's 1982 version of "The Thing."
August 5, 2015: The Oblivion Bubble Ship kit is back in stock!
July 30, 2015: Big Unicraft restock today!
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.
Our latest release: The Lockheed SR-72 Hypersonic Reconnaissance Drone in 1:144 scale, available now for just $70.00 plus shipping. Click the box art for more details.
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