Updated August 18, 2016
"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 18, 2016: The following galleries of the Virtual Museum of Flying Wonders have been fully restored -- and expanded -- and are now open for your viewing pleasure:
August 4, 2016: By popular demand, the 1:48 Soviet LK Moon Lander kit has returned to the Virtual Museum Store!
July 28, 2016: NEW RELEASE: Scott McCloud's "Starduster" from "Space Angel" (1962-1964.) This 1:288 kit, the fifth in our Classic Rocketships Series, is available now in the Virtual Museum Store for just $50.00 plus shipping.
July 23, 2016: We've just posted box art and pictures of our upcoming 1:288 "Space Angel" Starduster kit! Look for its release within the next week.
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 newest release is the 1:288 Starduster from Cambria Studios' "Space Angel" (1962-64). Our 7-piece kit is available now for just $50.00 plus shipping. Click the box art for more details.
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