This instructable will show you how to make a rubberband airplane with balsa wood and styrofoam.

The goal of this airplane is to fly as far as possible.

Step 1: Requirement materials

1. a styrofoam plate

2. balsa wood

a. 2 bars of 5mm x 5mm x 1000mm

b. 1 bar of 8mm x 5mm x 1000mm

c. 1 bar of 15mm x 5mm x 1000mm

d. a few plates of 1 mm x 100mm x 1000mm

e. a plate of 3 mm x 100 mm x 1000mm

3. glue for wood

4. hot glue

5. an 8x5 propeller

6. beads

7. some paperclips

8. rubberbands

<p>How thick is the styrofoam that you use?</p>
Very well written! I love flying contraption instructables. How far would you say this awesome plane flys?
<p>thanks. this one flew about 15 m - 20m.</p>
How do you find the right spot for the wing?
I've done it by balancing the body of the plane on my finger until I found the spot where it was in balans. Then I marked this point. I did the same with the wing and put thoose two marked points together. <br><br>Then i tested it a few times to adjust it a little bit.
This looks awesome, very nice!
<p>Thank you very much...you are genius </p>
<p>this is truly amazing, not that I have not heard the concept of this type of plane but your design and instructions really are great thank you for this.</p>
<p>Wow. Beautifully made, nicely documented. </p>
a video would be great. aweosme plane!

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