What is a Taketonbo?

A taketonbo (in English, Bamboo Dragonfly)

is an ancient Oriental flying toy.

A taketonbo is:

 

http://paoprj.lucksnet.or.jp/earth-c/html/9911nov/html/000002.html

 

This site is still

Taketonbo Home Page | Taketonbo Science

I Want to Make a Taketonbo | How to Fly a Taketonbo | International Taketonbo Competition

 

John D. Hickey