R&D

Tips and insites from our engineers and enthusiasts and BDS project vehicles.

How we design new lift kits (Part 3)

How we design new lift kits (Part 3)

View part 1 or part 2 of this article The prototype kit is on and the fun begins.  This is when we put a truck through its paces to make sure that everything performs.  BDS has acres of land behind the R&D facility that twist, flex, and abuse our systems.  After the offroad abuse the […]

How we design new lift kits (Part 2)

How we design new lift kits (Part 2)

View previous article: How we design new lift kits (Part 1) Steering knuckles have arrived and so does a new truck. Phase one of the installation consists of taking lots of measurements (ride height, strut height, coil length, anything and everything we may ever need and then some more) as well as several thorough test […]