can print your own custom wing graphics for your ornithopter
kit using an inkjet printer! It's easy to do:
the tissue onto a sheet of regular paper. You may need to
tape all four edges, or just the leading edge, depending
on your printer.
your graphics on the tissue.
out the printed design.
you won't be able to use the 20 by 6 inch tissue supplied
with the ornithopter kit. You will need three sheets of tissue,
each measuring 7.5 by 10 inches. You can buy tissue at a craft
store and cut it to size. Use one for each wing and one for
can design your own graphics for the ornithopter kit or use
the free graphics provided here. The file contains six different
wing designs and matching tails for your ornithopter. Print
only the pages you want. Use the "mirror image"
feature in your printer settings to print left and right wings.
You might need Adobe
Reader to open the ornithopter wing graphics file.