Paper Space Shuttle


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Introduction: Paper Space Shuttle

Hey guys! A quick little Instructible for those of you who want your own personal flying shuttle! Hopefully, we can keep this amazing space explorer flying a little longer.

I'll be adding more detailed descriptions in each of the steps soon!

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Step 35: Ready for Launch!

Toss the shuttle by the lower handle. If it climbs and stalls, lower the elevator. If it dives, raise the elevator. If it spirals, curl the vertical stabilizer in the opposite direction of the spin. Most importantly, have fun!

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24 Discussions

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ALPHA774
ALPHA774

Question 18 days ago on Step 9

I dont understand this

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cribbsalexander
cribbsalexander

2 years ago

Wow. I have never seen a paper space shuttle before. Ever. Quite impressive. And, oh boy, it flies well.

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sonnh305
sonnh305

6 years ago on Introduction

great work but some steps are quite difficult,can you make a video :(

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pmet
pmet

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

Origami or micro-sized?

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theswordninja561
theswordninja561

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

origami preferably.... oh and a super hornet ( unless i'm asking for to much)

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ladieslilman98
ladieslilman98

9 years ago on Step 9

extreamly confused on this step on how you got it to look how it deos please explain

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the poodleo
the poodleo

9 years ago on Introduction

That's a great model! can you try out an E2c Hawkeye?

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pmet
pmet

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

Thats gonna be a pretty tough, but ill give it a shot!

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pmet
pmet

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

Btw, did you want an origami-ish one or a micro-sized cutout version of one?

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the poodleo
the poodleo

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

well, it would be hard to make an origami versoin, but if you can figure it out, it would be really cool.

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OrigamiAirEnforcer
OrigamiAirEnforcer

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

The Tomahawk is similar in layout to the Hawkeye. You are welcome to develop off of it should you choose to. :)

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pmet
pmet

Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

Thanks! I'll make sure to visit the Tomohawk instructable if I work on a micro version of the Hawkeye.

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mmercer1
mmercer1

9 years ago on Introduction

Check out Swakker Shuttle! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHrBhtNCvgY