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Paper Aircraft: The Plane Truth About Designing Your Own with John Collins April 27-28, 2019

April 27 - April 28

Key Points:

*Basic Folds—mountains, valleys, squash, sink, reverse, and petal folds
*Diagram reading—Randlett Yoshizawa system is your key to international books and designs
*John’s world record distance plane: Suzanne
*Takuo Toda’s world record time aloft plane
*The most successful ballistic dart design in international competition
*Basic aerodynamic forces for gliders (lift, drag, gravity)
*Glider design and how it’s different than powered plane design
*Make and fly planes that ride a wave of air
*Throwing and adjusting techniques

Details

Start:
April 27
End:
April 28