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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-26-2012, 07:33 PM Thread Starter
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makin a new bumper

NEW FINISHED PICS BELOW!!
well my stock bumper was rotted away and my trailer hitch twisted cause that was rotted and i had no trailer brakes pulling our mini excavator so i got myself a new hitch and began building a bumper.
cardboard mock up

started with a piece of 5" schedule 40 pipe welded to the frame

here where ive gotten so far

hope to have it all put together tomorrow night ready for some paint and finishing touches

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rollin on 285s on stock rims for the winter
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Badass! Be sure to post pics when she's all done!

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Awesome job!

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lookin good!
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Excellent . . . let's see more!



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its dark at four oclock here now so i ran out of time to cut the rest of the pieces today but hopefully by tomorrow ill have it all built then i can start the final details

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rollin on 285s on stock rims for the winter
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well after a few set backs i finally got it just about done
heres a pic of the old bumper and hitch

this is the backside

how i mounted it to the frame

and the front view


should be all painted and mounted by tomorrow

'01 2500HD LB7, 4"Rancho lift 18" Pro Comp rims with 35" Toyo MT, 4" straight pipe into 5" round tip stacks, K+N Intake, Quadzilla Stealth 2 on 90 HP, Nicktane Cat fuel filter adapter, Uniden PC68XL CB, Whelen Four strobe light bar
rollin on 285s on stock rims for the winter
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all painted and done here it is


led license plate light

led back up lights


took a while but im pretty happy with how it came out for now until i think of things to tweak on it which i already have haha sucks to want perfection and only do alright work

'01 2500HD LB7, 4"Rancho lift 18" Pro Comp rims with 35" Toyo MT, 4" straight pipe into 5" round tip stacks, K+N Intake, Quadzilla Stealth 2 on 90 HP, Nicktane Cat fuel filter adapter, Uniden PC68XL CB, Whelen Four strobe light bar
rollin on 285s on stock rims for the winter
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It looks great.
You're inspiring me to do something as I have a 10k winch and am tired of putting it in the receiver.
The backup lights look impressive, too.



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