E-Flite Shoestring 15e EF1 RC Plane, ARF

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A great sport plane and pylon racer, the E-Flite Shoestring is an exciting RC plane.


  • Can work as a sport flyer or pylon racer
  • NMPRA-legal for EF1-class pylon racing competitions
  • Accessible magnetic top-hatch to change battery
  • Small number of parts for quick assembly
  • Comes with pilot figure
  • Constructed from lightweight balsa and plywood
  • UltraCote trim scheme
  • Easy transport with two-piece plug-in wing
  • Comes with painted one-piece fiberglass cowl
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E-Flite Shoestring 15e EF1 RC Plane, ARF

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The Shoestring Sweeps You Off Your Feet

Whether you want to race or go sport flying, the E-Flite Shoestring is one versatile model airplane. The Shoestring has a mid-wing design and is NMPRA-legal for EF1-class pylon racing competitions. Similar to the Mini Funtana, this plane is constructed from lightweight balsa and plywood. It also has a low parts count which makes it very easy to assemble. It comes with a one-piece fibreglass cowl, accessible battery hatch and pilot figure included. If you are looking for a thrilling sport plane, the Shoestring is for you. Order yours now.

What you need

  • Transmitter. We recommend the Spektrum DX8 (SPMR8810)
  • Receiver. We recommend the Spektrum AR6210 (SPMAR6210)
  • Mini Servos. We recommend 2 Spektrum A5040 servos (SPMSA5040)
  • Wing Servos. We recommend 2 Spektrum A7030 servos (SPMSA7030)
  • Motor. We recommend the E-Flite Power 25 (EFLM4025B)
  • ESC. We recommend the E-Flite 60A ESC (EFLA1060B)
  • Battery. We recommend the E-Flite 3200mAh LiPo (EFLB32003S30)
  • Propeller. We recommend the APC 8 x 8 Electric Propeller (APCLP08080E)
  • Spinner. We recommend the E-Flite 1.50 Spinner (EFLSP150B)
  • Charger. We recommend the Imax B6 (IMA-471012)


50.5 in (128 cm)
Overall Length
38.3 in (97.3 cm)
Wing Area
375 sq in (24.2 sq dm)
Flying Weight
44.1 - 49.4 oz (1250 - 1400 g) without Battery; 54.5 - 56.0 oz (1550-1590 g) with Battery
Motor Size
Power 15 - Power 25
4 channels minimum
2 mini servos, 2 thin wing servos
Trim Scheme Colors
Bright Yellow (U872), Sky Blue (U875), Midnight Blue (U885)
CG (center of gravity)
2-3/8 in (60mm) back from the leading edge at fuselage
Wing Loading
20.9 oz/sq ft
Prop Size
Power 15: 10 x 10E (3S); Power 25: 8 x 8E (4S)
Spinner Size
1-1/2 in (38mm)
Speed Control
Power 15: 40A; Power 25: 60A
Recommended Battery
3S - 4S (4S with Power 25 only)
Minimum Age Recommendation
14 years
Experience Level
Recommended Environment
Assembly Time
5-7 Hours
Is Assembly Required

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