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Old Feb 15, 2006, 04:17 PM
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Next plane?....Need aileron trainer---


Guys,

Need some suggestions here for an EP aileron trainer I can park fly. Right now I have been flying a brushless Slowstick and love it. Am hoping for an ARF in something with a high wing that tolerate a little more wind than the SS. Have been looking at a couple of Cessna's but, some of these kits are not recommended due to quality issues. Would like to set it up with a brushless outrunner, using one of my 1600 mah lipos. Foam or balsa does not matter. Any good setups out there anyone is using and could recommend? Would like to know your flight times too.

Max
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Old Feb 15, 2006, 04:23 PM
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The Tyro... Its a Kit.. but an easy one.


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Old Feb 15, 2006, 04:31 PM
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Come fly with us in Henryetta

Another good aileron trainer


Is the Mountain Models SmoothE Or the Dandy Sport Both are verrry easy kits. The SmoothE handles wind verry well.
Old Feb 15, 2006, 04:45 PM
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I will second the dandy sport! I just built one a couple weeks back....and I had it flying on the forth day I got the kit! That just shows you how fast they go together.
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Old Feb 15, 2006, 05:33 PM
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GWS E-Starter has a good reputation as an aileron trainer.

An EPP flying wing can be a good trainer too. Very durable and will handle wind more easily then a conventional plane.
Old Feb 15, 2006, 05:36 PM
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I will second the smoothe, that is basically the plane that I learned to fly on. Great plane!
Old Feb 15, 2006, 06:37 PM
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The GWS Estarter meets all your needs.
Old Feb 15, 2006, 06:43 PM
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IF you can build definitly go with a mountain model plane. IF not do a E-Starter.
Old Feb 15, 2006, 11:40 PM
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Wind is the devil.
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E-Starter went together in a gentle afternoon of watching football and drinking beer...

It's a sharp bird.


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