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post #1 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 07:51 PM Thread Starter
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Cheap but good bumper...

Can someone point me in the direction of a rear bumper with hitch, spare tire rack(for oversized), and preferably tow hooks...?

maybe even a front thats winch ready, tow hooks, light tabs, etc.

I'm not gonna buy something thats gonna fall apart...but I'm looking to spend the very least amount of money possible...


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post #2 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 07:54 PM
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I'm planning on going TKH. From what I've heard, their stuff isnt the prettiest, but it's stout. Their prices are fair and include shipping. May take some time to get them, since they're made as they come in.

http://tkhfabrication.tripod.com/

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post #3 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 07:58 PM Thread Starter
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the rear swing out is pretty much exactly what I'm lookin for...

the front...40in with one loop looks nice too, but does the loop go vertical or is it sloped?

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post #4 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 08:02 PM
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looks like the hoops are pure vertical, the stingers appear to go forward too.

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ya but the stinger is too tall...and points too much...

if I wanted a rhino I would go to africa

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post #6 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 08:20 PM
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Doesnt look like it sticks out too far or is overly tall. It extends forward enough to knock you to a side, and appears tall enough not to be obnoxiously tall but save your radiator.


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post #7 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 08:23 PM
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TellyDSP, when you get your bumper, tell us how it holds up, I'm curious, looking to replace my stock yj bumper soon...

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post #8 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 08:54 PM
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I was a fan of the wilderness bumper I got for my last jeep. Their prices were pretty good, and I think they make one that fits what you're looking for.

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I have a TKH rear bumper. It's not the swingout but it is stout and it looks pretty good. couldn't beat the price.

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oh its gonna be a long time till I get one...I'm poor and only make $8 an hour and 20 hours a week...

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post #11 of 13 Old 06-05-2006, 09:07 PM
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oh its gonna be a long time till I get one...I'm poor and only make $8 an hour and 20 hours a week...
x2. I work a bit more than that and make some more mone, but I have about $5 disposable income a month. I just picked up an Olympic rock bumper to tow qith until I can afford a swingout. I'll let you know when I finally do.

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post #12 of 13 Old 06-06-2006, 05:53 AM
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What about LOD? Their products are cheap and hold up pretty well.

My suggestion, as always, is to check out Zach from AtoZ Fab (zachv on the board here), his products are nice, good quality and are a fair price too. I went with him for both front and rear bumpers, along with rocker guards.
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post #13 of 13 Old 06-06-2006, 08:09 AM
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X3 on the TKH... I have one and my buddy with a Rubicon has one as well.

A soild unit! Here is a pic...

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