Flight Club Report For Week 11

finished fuselage with rubber strip attached

From week four we had been flying our planes testing to see in which ways they fly best. This week we started making a rubber powered plane. We started by using templates to cut out the parts.For this we used depron. We made many creases in the wing tips to make it a smoother aerofoil. We then used a balsa strip to make the wing rib and body. We creased  the wing four times and glued it onto the wing rib to form the aerofoil. After we glued on the wing tips, we connected the propeller onto the nose of the fuselage. We cut the rubber strip twice as long … Continue reading