View Full Version : Looking for good foam pusher plane

06-20-2006, 02:27 AM
I'm just a novice to electric rc planes. Would like some opions as to a good beginner pusher plane and where I could find plans for It. Would like to set it up for 3 chanels. Any help would be appreciated. Thank You.

06-20-2006, 03:16 AM
I am very happy with my 3D foamy F-18. 3dfoamy.com Free plans.

06-20-2006, 04:08 AM
Ck out the Frog at:

The Frog is an excellent first electric flyer, you can buy the kit or the plans, it as a "foamy" 3 channel.:)

06-20-2006, 03:51 PM
GPW's Trainer One is an awesome trainer. Remember that it is only a trainer. It's designed with extremely small control throws and fairly underpowered. It practically flys itself.


Even the Frog can be overcontrolled by a newby, but I like it as a second trainer and the Frog with agressive throws and a motor upgrade will do some pretty awesome rolls, inverted, loops etc.

-- ggunners

06-20-2006, 04:58 PM
Check These (http://willstech.com/products/product_info.php?products_id=667&osCsid=afe466d7ac5ff681ab5a9f6fc78cf0d5). these (http://willstech.com/products/product_info.php?products_id=451&osCsid=afe466d7ac5ff681ab5a9f6fc78cf0d5)

06-20-2006, 05:12 PM
I taught myself on a Multiplex Easy Star: http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXFRU7&P=C

Very forgiving, flies great, tough (handles crashes well), glides well, can handle some wind (at least better than lighter trainers), still fun to fly after you learn...

Old Man
06-21-2006, 02:24 PM
I will second the Frog. I taught all four of my kids to fly with the Frog and we keep one around to give newbies and first time flyers stick time. It is a very forgiving and durable little flyer.

06-21-2006, 04:57 PM
Pool shark.

06-22-2006, 01:32 AM
Could you please explain what the pool shark is?

Bill G
06-22-2006, 02:45 PM
I'm not into pushers (given it up), but one that I've seen that seems to fly nice is the Multiplex Sonic Liner. Not real into its looks either, but it is different. I like things that dare to be different, like it.

06-23-2006, 10:29 PM
Have to agree with Adhoc: Multiplex EasyStar T

06-23-2006, 10:29 PM
Have to agree with Adhoc: Multiplex EasyStar THE

06-23-2006, 10:30 PM
Have to agree with Adhoc: Multiplex "EasyStar" THE way to go !

06-24-2006, 02:35 PM
This is the Push-e-Cat, EPP pusher trainer:


06-24-2006, 11:54 PM
Could you please explain what the pool shark is?
:o I meant park shark

07-03-2006, 01:21 PM
Definetely the Multiplex EasyStar. For a newbie I think it is best bang for your buck.
Have a look at Patrick Plawners' site (http://plawner.net). He did a great write-up overhere (http://plawner.net/4/easystar/easystar.html).

07-03-2006, 04:27 PM
And once you get used to the Easystar and basic controls, You just ad ailerons and replace the stock 400 with a brushless and have a great aileron trainer with lots of fun!

07-08-2006, 04:01 PM
I have to vouch for the EZ* there are TWENTY-THREE back to back threads over at RCG about this plane..I bought it and it has been GREAT to learn on and fun to fly...in addition, when I got comfortable with flying, still a NOob though, I threw on the camera...the EZ* is a little work horse!

09-27-2006, 03:05 PM
Here is my Roughneck build, made from Elmers Foam Board purchased from Walmart, cost $2.69 a sheet(30x20)
Plans are on RCG in the Free Plans thread.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v331/Olddog1/th_RoughneckBuild-1.jpg (http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v331/Olddog1/RoughneckBuild-1.jpg)

09-27-2006, 04:25 PM
Gonna be dropping airmail?