PATTERNS AND INSTRUCTIONS: Links for Spinny Bug, Jagwing, Baby Bug and Mama Bug Walkalong Gliders
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IMPORTANT! If you are just starting, when you print out patterns, DO NOT SCALE, OR FIT TO PAGE. Before you print out the PDFs below, the print dialogue box will have an option for "NO SCALING" or something like that. If there is any doubt, every pattern has a scale check of 5 cm or 2 inches.

IMPORTANT! Some of the PDFs below will not print properly with A4 paper.Each link will say if it prints OK with A4 PAPER and remember, no scaling.

Spinny Bug

Spinny Bug instructions (text, includes link to accompanying video instruction).

Spinny Bug pattern for A4 paper. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.
Spinny Bug double pattern for 8 1/2 by 11 paper. NOT FOR A4. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.

 

Thompson Jagwing

Jagwing instructions (text, includes link to accompanying video instruction).

Jagwing pattern for A4. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.
Jagwing pattern double for 8 1/2 by 11 paper only. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.

 

Baby Bug Ben Bug and Tri Bug (from scrap)

Baby Bug instructions (text, includes link to accompanying video instruction).
Ben Bug and Tri Bug instructions (no pattern, made from the scraps left over from the Baby Bug).

Simple Baby Bug pattern for A4 printer paper. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc. Start with this pattern.


Simple Baby Bug with Vertical Wingtips pattern for A4 printer paper. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.
Simple Baby Bug pattern X 2 for 8 ½” by 11” printer paper. Two patterns per page. NOT FOR A4. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.

 

Mama Bug (uses 2 sheets of foam)

Mama Bug instructions (text, includes link to accompanying video instruction).

Simple Mama Bug pattern for A4. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc. Page 1 and Page 2.
Simple Mama Bug pattern, fit onto 1 page, for 8 12 by 11 only. NOT FOR A4 PAPER. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.
Simple Mama Bug pattern with vertical wigntips for A4. Works on all printers. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc. Page 1 and Page 2.
Simple Mama Bug pattern with vertical wingtips, fit onto 1 page, for 8 12 by 11 only. NOT FOR A4 PAPER. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.
Advanced Mama Bug pattern (I don't know yet if it will fit onto A4 without reducing the size. DO NOT scale, fit-to page, adaption, etc.

 

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