The Wright Bat Vertical Flying Machine Wilbur and Orville Wright (you've heard of them) played with a wooden version of this toy in 1878. Their father, Bishop Milton Wright, bought it for them as a gift.
Wind the 9 1/2" rotor and let go - it flies straight up 20 or more feet! Tie a light plastic ribbon tail to it as a stabilizer. 11 1/2" long. Durable plastic construction assembles in minutes. Ages 6+ Import. Save 10% with purchase of 5 or more Wright Bats.