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My New Bumper PICS.

Like Wayne I too got the idea for my bumper from Andy. Here are the progress pics. It's not on/done yet. This is far as we got last night. Let me know what you think.
That's my friend Derek in the pics.(He's the brains of the operation).
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That looks really good! Build me one while your at it!
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hmmm, im not sure im a fan of that peice that hangs below the bed...

looks goofy...
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Very Nice, i like
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bad *** good work
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sweet, nice job!
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looks good just make sure the D-shackel cant hit the tail gate because it will...
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I know it's mean to do this, but.... It is on and I will post pictures in a few minutes.
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Nice shop, bumper look's pretty nice I like the hooks.
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looks good just make sure the D-shackel cant hit the tail gate because it will...

oh yes.. it happens..but.. i dont think it hits now..cause theres two nice dents that allow for room now

looks perty good man! glad i could be of service once again
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dude, that looks sweet
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OK here they are. Sorry about my hand in one of the pics. it was raining and I was trying to keep water off the lense. Let me know what you think.
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very nice!
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looks nice and clean.. :)

oh if you want yer paint to last on the bumper..and no rust to start, wrap yer d-rings in some black hockey tape.. that way when they decide to hit the bumper(like they do a million times) it wont be metal on metal then
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That looks pretty good.
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you weld it to your hitch or do you got brackets to your frame?
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i wish i had resorces to make something like that..
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you weld it to your hitch or do you got brackets to your frame?
We made custom brackets and attched them to the frames. the brackets are welded to the bumper. The new brackets are mounted between the frame and the hitch.

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looks nice and clean.. :)

oh if you want yer paint to last on the bumper..and no rust to start, wrap yer d-rings in some black hockey tape.. that way when they decide to hit the bumper(like they do a million times) it wont be metal on metal then

Probally will do that soon, thanks for the idea and all of the help!!!!!!

Thanks for all of the compliments!
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That's cool! I wish i had a friend that was a good welder... he's not that great...lol.

I hope that hitch works out alright, cause at my usual wheelin' place my hitch alway hits the ground going down a couple certain drop-downs... the kind that make you scared the first couple times...lol.
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The hitch should be fine, it is only about 1/4 of an inch lower than before and I haven't hit it yet.
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lol.... Looks good, i cant see but did you guys weld caps on the ends of the tubing? I would spray it in bedliner so it lasts longer...I would keep the D rings off of it until i needed them, they will be annoying as hell

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looks good man
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Looks nice!

I want one mike!!!

actually, fzrconfused on rps may buy my bumper if I can find something to replace it.

Too bad you don't live near me now!!!
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looks good. i like it.
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getting ideas evan? btw evan, update your sig.
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