How to Build a Jumbo Dart Paper Plane

Hey, guys! Welcome to Nighthawk Gliders. I’m Brad. Today I am going to show you how to build the “Jumbo Dart.” This is a two-sheet paper airplane. Not your typical one-sheet and this glider is amazing. You’re really going to like this glider and it requires two sheets of 8 1/2″ x 11″ If you happen to have a stapler, great, otherwise a little bit of tape that will be just fine. What’s great about this glider, being a dart,

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Bavarian RC Nord 2501 Noratlas – Build video

Welcome back to Bavarian RC. Today I’m gonna show you how to build the Bavarian RC Noratlas. If you haven’t seen the release video check the link in the description below. The Nord 2501 Noratlas was a military transport aircraft developed in the late 1940s. It saw operation mainly in the French and German Air Force. Designing the Noratlas was pretty much inspired by a control line Noratlas designed by my Dad back in the late 1950s. In this video

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Glider-Eating Tree (Will I get my CLG back?)

Brad: Once again, caught in a glider eating tree! Brad: Hey guys I’m Brad. This is Nighthawk Gliders. If this your first time here… Thanks, for stopping by! Hey so this weather here in central Indiana has been pretty bad this year as far as winter goes we get snow and then wind and then it rains and it gets all muddy and then it gets cold again it snows and rains really haven’t had a whole lot of time

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Pursuit of Flight Kinetic Sculpture

Hey everyone, Jason here. Today we’re going to take a look at my latest kinetic sculpture, which is this model of two airplanes flying over a country landscape. And before we jump into it, I have posted this project to LEGO Ideas as I think it would make a pretty interesting and unique LEGO set. It has some really interesting movement and I think it would make a pretty cool display model. If you agree, you can head on over

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Northwest Profiles: Silent Flight

>>Powerful. Graceful. Quiet. (Rex Grace) Most people look at this as a real boring sport from the outside.>>It’s a hobby misunderstood by many. (Rex Grace) Watching it is a little like watching paint dry.>>But to those who fly radio-controlled model gliders, it’s simply makes “plane” sense. (Alan Stephenson) I just fly gliders because I enjoy the peace and quiet. To me it’s relaxing, I enjoy it and it’s a fun sport, I think. (Rex Grace) you can’t get the feelings

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How to Build a Balsa Glider – 12″ Sandpiper – Part 2

For the fuse, you have to think about sanding in multiple dimensions. Before we sand this, we should mark a couple points on the top of the glider as to where the wings will be and as to where the tail will be. On the very top, we’re going to measure 2 3/4” and draw a line. That will be the leading edge of the wing. And then 2” from there, since that is the chord, we’ll draw another line.

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Catapult Gliders in RC Combat? (Flite Fest Ohio 2018)

[Bruce] Alright, launch, launch, launch! [Brad] OH! OH! [Bruce] Where’s it at? [Brad] It’s coming down! No one’s ever done this before as far as I know! [Music: Rock Intro 3 by Audionautix] Hey, guys, this Brad… Nighthawk Gliders! I’m gonna enter combat but guess what? it’s gonna be a balsa airplane. So let’s see how we do! I’m going to wait until after this guy gets out of the way. Should I shoot this guy down? [Bruce] Yeah! [Pilot]

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