Long Distance Paper Glider

Introduction: Long Distance Paper Glider

Learn how to build a long distance paper glider that will go further than any other airplane you've made.

Step 1: Step 1 - Prefolding

Pre-fold along the lines. White is primary side.

Step 2: Step 2 - Tip

Fold in two edges, flip and fold tip backward.

Step 3: Step 3 - Fuselage

Fold as directed, for any paper size.

Step 4: Step 4 - Wings

Fold parallel to fuselage. Easier if you fold paper in half first.

Step 5: Step 5 - Angles and Throwing Tips

Fold to approximate angles for best lift, fold tip over to reinforce it.

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91 Discussions

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WildRose416
WildRose416

2 years ago

Pretty cool

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docegu2788
docegu2788

Reply 6 weeks ago

who are youll

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killer33
killer33

11 years ago on Step 5

ITS THE BEST PLANE EVA

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docegu2788
docegu2788

Reply 6 weeks ago

ya

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wolfeet24
wolfeet24

Reply 2 years ago

Agreed

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shart boy69696
shart boy69696

Reply 8 months ago

hate it when that happens

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AnuradhaK7
AnuradhaK7

Reply 2 years ago

wat

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114056
114056

Tip 1 year ago

you should try making the wings more level

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braydent
braydent

7 years ago on Introduction

What paper size do you use????????????????? PLEASE I NEED AN ANSWER, QUICKLY. IF YOU ANSWER IT WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED!

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114056
114056

Reply 1 year ago

normal paper? your welcome.

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AnuradhaK7
AnuradhaK7

Reply 2 years ago

any

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friendlybear99
friendlybear99

1 year ago

This didnt work AT ALL it didnt even go two feet for me!!!

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AnuradhaK7
AnuradhaK7

Reply 2 years ago

i know right?

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SkyeH9
SkyeH9

Reply 1 year ago

I'll be surprised if I could even get the damn thing done

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jpeterkin
jpeterkin

9 years ago on Step 5

amazing i used it as a class project and i got a A