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How To Make The Skyhunter Paper Airplane

Step 1: Materials

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Required:
1 Piece of 8.5 by 11 inch paper
Tape
Optional:
Pencil
Scissors (for modifications only)
 

Step 2: Length Folding

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Take your paper and fold it in half length-wise.

Step 3: X Folding

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Take the right or left corner to the paper and fold it to the length of the opposite side. Then repeat with the inverse arrangement. Then pull the front down to make a doubled layer. Then redo the X Folding, but at the lines, allow the paper to come out from it and pile on top of itself. Then repeat this on the other side.

Step 4: Pulling Forward The Nose

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From the outer sections of the cover fold, pull the paper up to the front. Then repeat this on the other side. Proceed to then pull the paper in on itself again and do this on each side as well. Along the top of the section you just folded, fold the nose down. Fold the two separate tabs onto the side which has the repeatedly folded paper, but let the other side go to the "clean" side of the airframe.

Step 6: Tricky Nose Refolding

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From the blunt front tip, pull the paper forward and then flatten and fold as pictured. The paper will come down on each side to compose two separate layers. Once the front is dealt with begin to fold forward the rear paper. Once you've pulled that forward, two triangles will form, one on each side.

Step 7: Fold The Wings

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From about 3/4 of an inch up from the center, fold the wings down. The wings should remain parallel to the trailing edge. Repeat on the other side.
I just made this plane and I love it. Are there any plans on a successor?
No plans as of now, though I have previously given thought to new developments.
Well when you do let me know, i love the look of it. 2 quick things, are there any plans to make another Rocket Powered Airplane?(and is there a tutorial on here to make said rockets?) and I am having difficulties posting an instructible of the Skylance Paper Airplane video, but I am sending you the video link right now. P.S. In he video I am a bit nervous but I will get better.
I just made this plane and I love it. Are there any plans on a successor?
jetplane2 years ago
it would help if there was a video
OrigamiAirEnforcer (author)  jetplane2 years ago
I would make one, but I do not have the capability to make motion videos at this time.
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