Bascule Bridge 1.0

A functional bascule bridge & testing map for

  1. BNG-FUN
    A functioning bascule bridge (drawbridge) mod for!

    This is my first time submitting a mod to the repository but all the credit for the creation of the bridge goes to Occam's Razer as I commissioned (paid) him to have this made.

    In addition, a big thanks to Scruffy517 who did a lot of work on the included Gibson Strait testing map and was very patient and helpful while we worked together on finalizing it.

    I encourage you to check out the links to some of their other works below. I also look forward to perhaps working with and supporting other mod creators in the future :)

    A video from my YouTube channel showing it "in action":

    Bascule Bridge

    Overview/Getting Started

    The first, and most important, part of the mod is the bascule bridge itself. After installing it, you will be able to spawn it in like any other vehicle from the Vehicle Selector (Ctrl+E).

    There are two variants, the 'single leaf' and 'double leaf'. Double leaf has two sides (embankments) that will open simultaneously while single leaf only has one side that will open and is therefore shorter.

    If spawning it into an existing map, you can use the World Editor (F11) to position it in the map. Please note that there are some mechanics underneath the ends of the bridge so it's recommended that you pull back some terrain in the World Editor to keep this area clear. Otherwise, the bridge may not function properly.

    Please see the below screenshots and additional resources section for some recommended maps that you can use it on.


    Lift Up/Down (toggle): Space
    Lift Up: Page Up
    Lower Down: Page Down


    There are some tuning options available to you in the Vehicle Customization (Ctrl+W) menu, including:

    Lift Amount: The angle in degrees of how high the bridge opens (max. 45 degrees)
    Lift Speed: The speed at which the bridge open when toggled (in %, can go up to 150%)
    Paint: the bridge supports and rails are colour-able using the color tab.

    bridge_double.png bridge_single.png Capture1-A.jpg Capture2.jpg Capture4.jpg Capture7.jpg Capture8.jpg Capture9.jpg Capture10.jpg Capture11.jpg Capture13.jpg

    Gibson Strait (Bridge Testing Map)

    The second part of this mod is a small bridge test map to try out the bridges on. This is ideal if you just want to try the bridges without needing to spawn them in and place them on an existing map. The bridges will come "pre-spawned" when you load into the map. Simply tab over to them (change vehicle) to access their controls. Check out some screenshots of the map below.

    Capture12.jpg Testmap_thumb1.png map1.png screenshot_2020-12-03_08-13-49.png

    Additional Resources

    Video tutorial on how to use & place the bridge on existing maps:

    The maps pictured in the screenshots above that I used to place the bridge on are:
    Jungle Rock Island
    BeamNG Map Rally-Monster-Funpark (Beta - New Big BeamNG Map Rally-Monster-Funpark | BeamNG)
    Roane County, Tennessee, USA (Roane County, Tennessee, USA | BeamNG)

    Please also check out Occam's Razer and Scruffy517's other work below. They were instrumental in helping to make this project happen!

    Occam's Razzer: Resources from Occam's Razer | BeamNG
    Scruffy517: Resources from Scruffy517 | BeamNG

    And thanks to all on my Discord server for their assistance with testing!

Recent Reviews

  1. a plane guy
    a plane guy
    Version: 1.0
    Some see a bridge, others see a bus crusher
  2. Yash_gamin144
    Version: 1.0
  3. Mod Tester
    Mod Tester
    Version: 1.0
    thank you for making this :)
  4. Arvok123
    Version: 1.0
    Now i can recerate that scene from the blues brothers
  5. kyinny123
    Version: 1.0
    me realizing I
    can finally do the maximum overdrive bridge scene:
  6. G-Farce
    Version: 1.0
  7. Rumen
    Version: 1.0
    I like the mod. You can do jumps, so yeah.
  8. BadToTheBoneBen
    Version: 1.0
    The Perfect Mod for Cool Bridge jumps!

    I would give it a 10/10 if I could!
  9. ARES IV
    Version: 1.0
  10. BryceSTP
    Version: 1.0
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