BMR Suspension Shop Tour - How 5th Gen Camaro Suspension is Made

How It’s Made - We take a shop tour of BMR Suspension, while observing how 5th-Gen Camaro suspension is manufactured

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4. Even some very simple hardware gets manufactured from scratch right before our eyes. This will slide into the lower control arm mounting location.

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5. We watched one of our lower control arms get welded, media blasted (and later, powder coated), while we were at BMR. These guys truly are craftsman in what they do.

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6. Here, one of the lower control arm (TCA029) mounts get welded together.

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7. BMR even modifies the u-ring that holds the sway bar into place, using an off-the-shelf Energy Suspension component, welding on a grease nipple, additonal reinforcments for strength, and then powder coating it. On the right, you can see the different stages these undergo.

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