Design & Research Centers

Schrader places a focused emphasis on research and development, as evidenced by our broad portfolio of innovative products that solve complex customer requests. Schrader’s global laboratory and design centers are fully equipped to provide detailed technical studies and offer design, modeling and diagnostic capabilities. These centers contain advanced 3D computer-aided design functions which enable Schrader to deliver products faster, result in higher testing success rates and a deep understanding of product functionality. They are also are able to perform extensive testing across product performance and failure modes, real operational conditions and diverse road-testing.

Specific Schrader design and laboratory capabilities include:

  • 3D Solid Modeling
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Flow Analysis
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Radio Frequency Modeling
  • Thermal Chamber testing
  • Vibration testing
  • Flow testing
  • Pressure testing
  • Vacuum testing
  • Salt Spray testing
  • Lab View software (virtual instrumentation)
  • High-speed spin test chambers
  • Test fuel stands for regulators

Designing With Schrader

Ready to start designing with Schrader? Have an application, concept, or specifications you need help with? Our global team of highly-skilled engineers and designers stand by to assist you from initial concept stage through to final manufacturing.