Flapping Paper Plane (Print Version)




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The instructables shows how to fold a easy version of flapping paper plane with a printed template.

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Step 1: Print the Template

If you have a color printer, you may print the cyan version. Remember do not shrink the size. Do not use 80 gsm paper, 100 gsm or 120 gsm paper are much better.

Step 2: Fold Lines 1a & 1b

Step 3: Flip

Step 4: Fold Lines 2a & 2b

Step 5: Fold Lines 3a & 3b

Step 6: Flip Again

Step 7: Fold Line 4

Step 8: Fold Lines 5a & 5b

Step 9: Fold Line 6

Step 10: Flip Again

Step 11: Fold Line 7

Step 12: Fold Line 8

Step 13: Fold Line 9

Step 14: Fold Lines 10a & 10b

Step 15: Play It!

  1. Use 2 fingers hold the paper plane body thickest part
  2. Check the wings in v-shape and at the same angle
  3. Throw it out
  4. Enjoy!

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