Nakamura lock paper airplane instructions

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nakamura-lock-paper-airplane Origami nakamura lock paper airplane instruction and diagram
Difficult:easy
Airtime 85%
Speed 20%
Distance 80%
Stunts 5%

The Nakamura Lock is a classic airplane, although it is not suitable for competition, but its comprehensive performance is more balanced, let's learn how to fold it.

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  • Step 1:Start with a regular piece of rectangle paper that's 8.5 x 11.0 inches (215.9 x 279.4 mm).Fold the top edge to the bottom edge,then unfold.
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  • Step 2:Fold both left-upper and left-bottom corners to the center line.
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  • Step 3:Fold the left corner to the right along the dotted line.
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  • Step 4:Fold both left corners to the center as shown below.
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  • Step 5:Fold the center flap to the right.Then turn over.
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  • Step 6:Fold in half .
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  • Step 7:Fold the left edge meet to the top edge.Then turn over.
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  • Step 8:Fold the right edge meet to the top edge.Then unfold both wings .
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  • Step 9: Now nakamura lock paper airplane is done.Now you need to learn how to fly it! Ready for take off?
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  • Step 10:Make sure the wings are tilted upwards a little like this. Gently hold the center of the plane where the lock is. Then with the plane aiming straight ahead, not tilted up or down, gently throw the plane forward. It should now sail smoothly in the air towards its direction.