The Flying Machine Kit
Make 5 Planes!
(Contains 2 pull-out pages, a box containing balsa wood body parts, printed neoprene wings, 2 plastic propellers and 2 wheels and elastic)
- ISBN 9780500650233
- 22.00 x 28.00 cm
- box set
- Illustrated in colour throughout
- First published 2014
A spectacular interactive guide to aerodynamics that has five fabulous flying machines to make
There are two specially designed paper planes, a rubber-band-powered single-prop plane, a unique, superspeedy twin-prop plane and a vertical take-off helicopter.
• Provides clear, graphic explanations of how key flight forces – gravity, drag, thrust and lift – work. It also explains how different flying surfaces such as wings, aerofoils, ailerons, elevators and rudders can be adjusted to control and direct flight
• Illustrated timelines give a context of key aviation inventions
Two pull-out pages; a box containing balsa wood body parts; printed neoprene wings, two plastic propellers, two wheels and elastic
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