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McLane “Mac” Tilton, 1937–2018

With sad hearts, but fond memories, we lowered the flag at Tilton Engineering to half-mast in honor of McLane “Mac” Tilton who passed away on Saturday (April 7, 2018). Mac was a legend in both the racing and competitive rifle shooting worlds, although few from either world knew he was involved in the other. To […]

Installing Tilton Pedals - Gallery 1

Installing Tilton Pedals in a ’69 Camaro

Written by Jason Wahl. Photos by Curt Biro. The 1969 Chevrolet Camaro might just be the most popular muscle car of all time. It’s hard to imagine anyone’s “Top Ten” list that doesn’t include a ’69. And good luck finding a cruise-in anywhere in the USA that doesn’t have at least one. While most enthusiasts […]

Creating a Carbon Clutch

Creating a Carbon Clutch

Ever wondered how a Tilton carbon clutch is made? Get an inside look at the process in our new video, from design and manufacture to assembly and final installation by Tilton’s technical partner, Wayne Taylor Racing. The process of creating a carbon clutch begins with CAD and finite element analysis (FEA) software. Every detail of […]

SET Explosive Breach

VIDEO: Explosive Breach! SET Training

We had visitors yesterday! The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Team (SET) came by to run breach-and-charge drills in the vacant building scheduled for demolition on Tilton’s property—the future site of Tilton’s new headquarters. Tilton employees were treated to a live training session, including a quick brief on the tactic of breaching from Senior Deputy […]

Groundbreaking Ceremony - Dan, Holly, Jason & Mac

Groundbreaking Ceremony

On June 16, 2015, Tilton Engineering was very pleased to officially break ground on the location of their future headquarters. All the company’s employees as well as several city officials gathered to commemorate the first shovels of earth being moved from the construction site. Mac Tilton, the founder of Tilton Engineering, proudly oversaw the start of this new chapter for the company. Having relocated […]

Video Submissions

Video Submissions

If you’ve got a video of your Tilton products in action, we’d love to see it. Send us a link to your video, and if we use it, we’ll send you a certificate for $100 off your next Tilton purchase! Fill out the form below to get started: Please read Tilton’s terms for video submission (don’t […]