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November

Transform Your Garage with a Gunmetal Gray Car Lift

Since we announced the BendPak color shift from blue to Gunmetal Gray, we’ve gotten a huge response over the web. We didn’t make this choice blindly, of course; we spent months gathering opinions from customers and distributors, and overwhelmingly, the public call was for us to make the change to Gunmetal Gray. So, who are we […]

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Inside Look: Everything You Need to Know about the RP-50FC Oil Filter Crusher

Ranger Products RP-50FC important features The first feature we look at in an oil filter crusher is how easily it flattens metal filter casings. The RP-50FC oil filter crusher applies 25 tons of force, so it even works on thick, stubborn truck filters that can cause trouble for lesser machines. The other important thing we […]

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BendPak Recreates Color Scheme for Brand New Look

Santa Paula, California – November 2016 – When BendPak designed its earliest car lift models, they were painted Burgundy to match the tastes of that era. Years later, in the late 1980s, the company redesigned its brand and color scheme with the brilliant “BendPak blue” that defines their look today. This bold blue has helped […]

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October

The Worst Car Lifts Ever Built

We searched the Internet to find the worst car lifts ever built, and they come from all over this great nation of ours. Seriously, folks. Buy a real car lift before you attempt to replicate any of these hilarious-yet-stupid makeshift heaps of beautiful junk. 1. 101 Ways to Use a Lead Pipe You Found Sticking out of […]

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September

5 Ways to Wiggle out of Life and Finally Work in the Garage this Weekend

Men, there’s something about that period of time between Labor Day and Thanksgiving that gets kind of… repetitive. The holiday season is still a ways off, the weather is suffering from an identity crisis and the work week is really starting to drone. Your motorcycle has been covered on a parking lift in the garage […]

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Auto Industry, You Need Millennial Buyers More Than They Need You

Chapter 1: To Catch a Millennial There’s a myth going around these days that Millennials just need to “grow up” and face the facts of life when it comes to cars. Business Insider recently published a pretty scathing piece against Millennials that sounds like it came straight from the mouth of your cranky grandfather who […]

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May

Happy Memorial Day 2016!

We at BendPak wish to honor our fallen loved ones and soldiers who gave their lives in the service of our nation. It is a privilege to work in this country and have the freedom to pursue our own goals as we see fit. We hope you take some time this weekend to make and […]

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BendPak to Unveil New Warehouse and Shipping Center by Early 2017

SANTA PAULA, CA – May 2016— At BendPak, Inc. headquarters in Santa Paula, California, cement trucks now circulate a dug-out 3.7-acre patch of land. This is the spot where BendPak announced their 70,000 sq. ft. multipurpose warehouse and shipping center in late August 2014. The addition extends their reach in Santa Paula to over 300,000 sq. […]

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BendPak / Ranger to Feature Sleeker, Updated Logo in Spring 2016

SANTA PAULA, CA – May 2016—BendPak / Ranger recently announced a slight update to their iconic logos. The new logos evoke a clearer identity and fresher look for a brand globally associated with value and durability. “When the BendPak brand was first introduced, our logo included words that we feel are no longer necessary,” said […]

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February

BendPak Joins Forces With Street Outlaws: New Orleans

Be sure to tune in when the new series Street Outlaws: New Orleans brings big racing and big money to the Big Easy. BendPak will play a critical role in assisting this nitrous-breathing band of renowned car builders, racers and on-air personalities with their specialized automotive needs. Look around their shops and you’ll see BendPak […]

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