The Delta Dart

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Step 1: 1. Materials

materials needed: glue, paper, cardboard, balsa wood, pins, tape.

Step 2: 2.make the Fuselage

Just glue the rudder to a piece of balsa wood that will be as long as your plane will be.

Step 3: 3. Draw the Pieces

Draw the pieces of your plane on a piece of paper. This is so you can cut those pieces out later. If want to you can look to order the delta dart kits which is really helpful.

Step 4: 4. Make the Platform

Place the printed side of the plan of your plane face down on the cardboard. Pin or tape the top corners of to cardboard.

Step 5: 5. Make the Wings

Cut the wing frame pieces. Be very careful because you have to cut the at the correct and precise angles. Glue this to the fuselage. Also cut out another piece to glue under the rudder.

Step 6: 6. Making It Fly

 Get a propeller with hook attached to it. Tie a rubberband there and have a pin going through the balsa wood of the fuselage, then tie the rubber band to that pin. Whenever you wind it up it should fly in a circle when you release the plane.

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    2 Discussions


    6 years ago on Introduction

    It would be nice if you could add a proper scan of your drawings, for others to follow more easily.


    6 years ago on Introduction

    Nice work. Maybe you could add a video. Please PM me if done.