Introduction: Paper Plane: the Piranha

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The Piranha is a paper aeroplane specifically designed for short range speed and accuracy. It produces virtually no lift and cannot glide.

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Take one A4 piece of paper. Fold the piece of paper in half longways, then unfold.

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Fold the corners at one end of the paper so they meet the center line. Use the fold you have created as a guide line

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Fold the tip of the plane back so it meets the points where the other folds cross.

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Now fold the corners in again. However, do not start the fold exactly on at the tip, and do not fold all the way to the center line. Leave a tiny gap between the centre line and the folds.

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Fold in once more

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Refold along the center line

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Fold along the yellow line on both sides of the paper

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Fold along the yellow line on both sides of the paper

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Fold along the yellow line on both sides of the paper

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Fold up the wings

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Fold up the fins

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And you're done.

Comments

seamster (author)2015-01-28

This is a really cool looking little plane.

Nicely done on your first instructable, too!

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