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What's a walkalong glider and how does it work? Here's a video by the students of Slater Harrison at the Jersey Shores Middles School: Here's another...
Cut out a piece of paper with approximately 1:5 or so (slender). Here I've just sheared the end off a 8 1/2" by 11 sheet of paper to make a ~21cm by 5...
Fold up one end, then the other end. Make sure the folds are symetric and at right angles. Here each fold occurs 2 cm from each end (approximately %10...
make a fold in the center of the trailing edge (trailing edge goes up). It is important that the fold not disturb the right angle fold you have just c...
Hold the folded strip at the center of the trailing edge (the trailing edge has the fold which goes up) with the wing tips pointing up. Let the glider...
Video on how to launch a tumblewing walkalong glider:
Make sure you launch the tumblewing from as high as you can so it has enough altitude to get into a stable flight regime:
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