Archive for the ‘Spindrift’ Category

Take a Tour of the Spindrift

5th May 2012

Kyle Allen takes us on an out-of-this-world tour of the Land of the Giants sub-orbital spaceship, The Spindrift.

Is it a bird, is it a plane, no it’s…

12th June 2011

Steve Causey was taking some photographs of the night sky recently and caught this on camera:

Land of the Giants Spindrift Toothpick Craft

10th March 2011

New gallery added for the Land of the Giants Remco Spindrift Toothpick Craft

Moebius Models Spindrift Kit Now in Stores

10th March 2011

The new Moebius Models Spindrift kit is now available in stores. If you would like to have your Spindrift builds featured in our Model Builds galleries, please email a range of photos of the build with your name and location.

Moebius Models Spindrift Kit Box Art

30th January 2011

Here is first sight of the upcoming Moebius Models Spindrift kit box courtesy of Moebius Models.

Moebius Models Spindrift Kit Gallery

1/128 Scale Spindrift Coming Soon

28th October 2010

We have exciting news. Moebius Models are planning to issue a small 1/128 scale (approx. 4.5 inches long) Spindrift model kit during the first part of next year, 2011. Pictures will follow when available.

Original Spindrift Filming Miniature

19th September 2010

We have added some new photographs of the original Spindrift miniature in the Spindrift Gallery, courtesy of Mark Dorais.

Visit the Spindrift “Hero” Miniature Gallery

John Picha 3D Spindrift Model

28th August 2010

John Picha has designed a new 3D model of the Land of the Giants Spindrift using amongst other things the miniature blueprints and photos on the IANN site as a reference guide.  To view his amazing 3D model, please click on the image or link below.

View the John Picha 3D Model Spindrift video

Flash Gordon Computerized Space Vehicle

24th June 2010

There is a 1978 Japanese toy which is remarkably similar to the Land of the Giants Spindrift.  What do you think?  Does anyone have this toy?

Visit the Flash Gordon Space Vehicle – Spindrift Lookalike Gallery

3D Computer Models of the Spindrift

27th April 2010

We would be interested to hear from anyone who has been creating 3D computer models of the Irwin Allen spaceships and vessels.  Here are a couple of computer generated models of the Spindrift which can be purchased and downloaded from various Internet sites.  If you have created more detailed models, please do let us know.

Visit the IANN Spindrift Pages