Making a ‘proper’ airfoil with sheet foam

Here’s a great idea found on the ‘Simple Foam Free Flight Airplane’ group on Facebook Simply place your hand over the foam sheet and ‘curl’ the foam sheet on a smooth corner of a table or length of wood – simples!! Making a ‘proper’ airfoil using foam sheet   So, you’ve tried to Cheap NFL Jerseys pump up a tire and found that it’s flat, it’s not holding pressure so you know you have to change the tube. The first step to take the wheel off the bike is to open the brake up. On a road bike with a side pole brake like this it will have a release … Continue reading

The Turning Point

Feel like we made progress this week! The Fantastic Foam Flyer design had not been performing like the internet said it would and although the kids are very happy with their planes I know they’ll be even more thrilled if the planes go up and fly around properly!. I decided it was time to get tough with the plane so I took the tailplane off and glued it back on with a few degrees of up and cut a slice in the rudder and bent it to one side and glued it in position. Testing our free flight planes When testing in the hall at lunch the plane landed on … Continue reading