Cheap Easy Glider Plane

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Step 1: Fuselage

Get 2 straws, cut them to length. Then get a screw for the weight. This is the front glue it in. Next dent the other side to fit in the other straw. Push it in and glue. Fuselage is done.

Step 2: Main Wing

Get your foam board. cut 3in x 18in. Peel one side and score cut the middle. Break in mid. Now bevel it. Add some glue to strengthen it. Mount the wing 1 1/2in from the front of the fuselage. Add dihedral.

Step 3: Tail Wing

Draw your wing shape. Piece them together. Mount according to wing.

Step 4: Padding

Add padding to avoid injury.

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