we will be making a paper plane crossbow.
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Step 1: Crossbow Paper Airplane Flyer
How To Make a Popsicle Stick Crossbow to fly Paper Airplanes
Step 2: Material Needed:
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks 10 Popsicle Sticks
1 Rubber Band 1 Post it Note paper
Knife or Box Cutter Ruler
Step 3: Step 1
Cut Rounded tip off 3 of the Popsicle Sticks
Step 4: Step 2
Cut 1/8 in. notch in the top of two popsicle sticks 1/2 in. from the rounded tip
Step 5: Step 3
Stack the 3 Popsicle sticks on top of each other with the middle stick 1/4 in down from
the top and bottom.
Step 6: Step 4
Glue sticks together
Step 7: Step 5
Take 1 Popsicle Stick and mark the center
Step 8: Step 6
Glue to the cut side of the stacked sticks
Step 9: Step 7
Take the Rubber Band and cut it to make a straight band.
Step 10: Step 8
Glue on end of the rubber band to the front of the single stick about 1/2 in from rounded
Step 11: Step 9
Run the Rubber Band around the rounded tip, across the back of the single stick, around
the other rounded tip, make sure the Rubber Band stays straight and snug
Step 12: Step 10
Glue other side of Rubber Band and remove any extra rubber band.
Step 13: Step 11
Make a Plane out of the Post It Note
Step 14: Step 12
Pull back the rubber band
Step 15: Step 13
Step 16: Step 14
Release Rubber Band