Red Baron Hand Launched Glider

"Red Baron Hand Launched Glider" is a hybrid PLA / balsa wood hand launched glider. Weighing in at a scant 11g (.4oz) before balancing, this model features the Mr. Schulz "Snoopy" character at the helm of his flying doghouse and is designed for indoor / calm weather outdoor flying.The design combine…By: gzumwalt Continue Reading »(…)


Rotating Glider

I made this project in kaggalipura nook I made this project with these materials:Materials:1. Ice-cream sticks2. DC motor3. 9v battery4. Battery clip5. DC motor fan6. A length of single sand wire7. Rubber band8. Thin wood stickTools:1. Hot glue gun2. Scissor3. Cardboard Place the ice cream sticks …By: charankrishna9104 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring – featured


Easy Magnus Glider

In this Instructable, I will explain how to make a Magnus Glider using only a few materials! The Magnus effect is a big part of many sports, military use, and engineering purposes. When an object is spinning against air flow a force is produced that lifts up the object. This is the Magnus effect! I(…)


Scratchbuild Discuss Launch Glider (DLG)

Definition DLG from Wikipedia: “a radio-controlled model sailplanelaunched using a ‘discus launch’ in which the glider is held by a wingtip and rotated around the flyer by hand before release. Using this method of launching the average flier can achieve launch heights of greater than 140 feet (43 m)…By: AlexanderG9 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring(…)