Make a Floating Boat Out of Paper

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Introduction: Make a Floating Boat Out of Paper

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Have you ever wanted to make your own boat out of paper that can actually float down stream? Now you can!  This article shows you how to make a paper boat in just 4 simple steps.

Step 1: Fold Paper.

Step 1:  Step one fold paper in half, hamburger style.

Step 2: Fold in Folded Edge Corner.

Step 2: Then take the folded corner and bring it in an inch away from the other folded edge, then do the same to the other corner.

Step 3: Fold in Other Corner.

Step 3: Fold the excess edges over the folded corners and to the other side.

Step 4: Bring Up Edges of Boat.

Step 4: Fold out the edges of the paper so that the cone in the center sticks up, add volume to your boat by sticking your fingers into this cone. And folding up the edges around it.

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9 Comments

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danielkelly30
danielkelly30

Tip 27 days ago

you have to fold the bottom the flat part up then stick your finger up the cone on step four

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LCFC_9
LCFC_9

2 months ago

I’m so confused on step 4. Help

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4szho349
4szho349

Question 2 years ago on Step 4

how can we fold the edges please tell me a example

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panchibezbaruah80
panchibezbaruah80

Answer 8 months ago

Like this house's 🏡 roof /\

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373839
373839

Question 2 years ago

How do you fold up the edges because that got me thinking

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panchibezbaruah80
panchibezbaruah80

Answer 8 months ago

When you will complete step 2 by folding the both corner than the fold the both excess down part paper upwards

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284334
284334

1 year ago

wow!!!

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Bross136
Bross136

Answer 2 years ago

You just follow the steps then when you do the last step bend the edges. For example: at one at a time fold the bottom flaps. Each flap should be folded in opposite directions. Good luck