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Sbus Worth the Fuss?

The typical discussion for using Sbus revolves around reducing wiring clutter and usually moves toward a discussion of individual servo leads providing some redundancy advantage over a single lead for a bunch of servos. A reasonable discussion, as far as it goes. Are there other reasons to use Sbus, especially in a pattern airplane? Probably. […]

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Bryan, Brett, and Chip Talk Engines and Airplanes

Bryan and I got together with former F3A World Champion Chip Hyde after a great Cajun Nationals last October. We discuss why we fly YS, what is so special about the Allure, and Brett’s plans for an illustrious career flying around rubber dog sh*t. No stone unturned 😉 Don’t forget to check out the other […]

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Allure Unloaded

Out of the box the Allure is arguably “the” best flying monoplane currently on the market. It suits all currently available power systems including glow, electric and contra. All three power systems coupled with the Allure finished 1st, 2nd and 3rd at the 2015 US Nationals so choose your weapon! I have been flying my […]

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USA Allure, Up Close and Personal (+Details and Pricing!)

We have had a lot of interest in the Allure that I will be flying at the World Championships in Switzerland. I knew I was going to fly the Allure in the preliminaries of the world championships as soon as I had my first few flights on it while practicing for the team trials. When […]

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The Designer’s Touch

We’re offering a new service we’re dubbing the Designer’s Touch. Bryan will verify alignment and fit from the factory and then apply his current, personal settings to the airplane so that you have the most up to date and perfect setup available. So what’s the big deal? Why would you pay someone else to look […]

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Allure Build Thread by Jason Arnold – Must Read

If you’re building an Allure, Bryan highly recommends that you have a look at Jason’s build thread.  It has some excellent information that you will be able to apply to your Allure.  Jason’s in-depth documentation sets the bar very high.  Enjoy the thread and let us know what you think! Jason is our distributor serving […]

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Electric Allure Build Guide and Evaluation

Earl Haury has gotten his hands on his brand new electric Allure and put together this fantastic build guide/evaluation. Click below to download the PDF and read on!

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Bryan Interviews, Part 2: The Allure

Great insight into the thought process that went behind the Allure and design in general! Part 3 coming soon.

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Allure Production Update

First, let me thank our friends and customers for being patient. Some of us are able to fly a little and some are building in their shops preparing for the new year but if you’re reading this you’re probably waiting for your new Allure! Here is an update. We got two prototypes out fast but there were […]

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Allure Pure Knife Edge Demonstration

Bryan has done an incredible amount of work refining the setup on this airplane. While most of you out there will never go to the lengths that he does to chase the perfect setup, the work he puts in means that you won’t have to! We have had this airplane for nearly 6 months now […]

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Bryan Interviews Master Craftsman Carlos “Tuny” Silva

Bryan and I, along with many of you out there in the pattern world, have been impressed with Tuny’s building prowess since his very first build thread on RCU.  Part of our mission with this blog is to bring you not only our knowledge, but the knowledge of all of those out there in the […]

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Allure: Behind the Scenes

The Allure is an airplane with a successful pedigree, a modern design, and as the owner of one you have unrivaled access to both the designer of the airplane and a USA World Team member who has competed with it! Call me crazy or biased, but I think that’s pretty special.

From design, to construction, to competition this airplane is unique through and through.

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Tech-Aero Designs Throttle-Tech

Guest author Earl Haury tells us about a great product from Tech-Aero Designs, the Throttle-Tech. This nifty device makes it possible to have consistent power output from your electric airplanes throughout the entire flight. Earl uses his great technical mind to go in-depth into the principle behind which this device works and talk about what to expect when using it. He also offers suggestions for settings that have worked for him. A great read (even for a YS guy).

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