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Making balsa wood gliders is super easy, and there’s a ton of room for experimentation in flyability.
SVG file of pieces
These gliders are super quick and easy to make and provide lots of easy experimentation to get the best flight time.
I just made up a design off the top of my head that actually flew pretty well, but a little research will give you the best shapes and relative sizes to get the most out of your glider.
I cut the fuselage out of 3/32" balsa and the wing & stabilizer from 1/16" balsa. Be sure to use tabs when cutting these out. The tabs can easily be trimmed with a utility knife.
The pieces slide right together so the assemble is super fast, but make sure you decorate the glider first to make it look awesome in flight!