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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:03 AM   #1
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really armor

K so just bought me some new 38s lol I have smittybilt front and rear bumper and side sliders decided with the 38s ill finally get flat flares... and wow.. k opinions needed ..

Smittybilt front fenders with 3 inch flare
Read corners
Rear flattys
737 $
Whole jeep must mod stock body fenders


Metalcloak
Front fenders
6 inch flare
1450 $
Just front bolt on application

Worth it ??? or jist get the smitty and spend the extra cash elsewhere?

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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:10 AM   #2
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If it were my money I'd get the Metalcloaks.
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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:11 AM   #3
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personally I'm saving for some metalcloaks...no comparison on the quality between them and that smittybilt stuff

if you're on a tight budget, check out the stuff from Paramount that JeepAddOnsChris just put up
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f43/j...cheap-1532734/
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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:11 AM   #4
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And a set of 1-tons
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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:15 AM   #5
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Metalcloak.

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And a set of 1-tons
And these.
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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:25 AM   #6
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personally I'm saving for some metalcloaks...no comparison on the quality between them and that smittybilt stuff

if you're on a tight budget, check out the stuff from Paramount that JeepAddOnsChris just put up
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f43/j...cheap-1532734/
No budget. The price I quoted for the front cloak is also included custom powdercoated colors chosen by myself... I figure one day when the 4.0 kicks it ill just do this

https://www.justjeeps.com/product.ph...0&cat=0&page=1
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That's pretty expensive for cloaks. Mine were only $750 with the 6" flare. Then again I didn't have delivery charges, I picked them up from Matson on his day off.
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Unread 06-08-2013, 12:20 PM   #8
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Big money...

Check these out:
And, AND USA made...
http://www.ccfabs.com/

Could do both ends for the $$$ of doing 1 end with ****tybuilt.


I used Gen-Rights, myself.
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Unread 06-08-2013, 03:03 PM   #9
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this is my jeep with CCFab corners with 3" flair, front fenders with 3" flair and their rockers and I think was about 800.00 for the full jeep front to back
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Unread 06-08-2013, 03:04 PM   #10
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and those are 35s looks small now
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Unread 06-08-2013, 11:31 PM   #11
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Metalcloak or Genright gets my vote. I had the full Metalcloak set but i need something that opened my up my wheel wells more so I could lower my jeep so I bought the Genright front fenders and comp cut corners and welded there flare on it. I still need to do a stretch front and rear but im little tied up getting her Monsterlined


Metalcloak set 1.5in SOA with 37's



Genright set 1.5in SOA lift with 37's and custom boat side rockers




Both companies make awesome products. But due to ease of installation and the ability to remove or change the flare Metalcoak would be the one Id lean towards.
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Metalcloak or Genright gets my vote. I had the full Metalcloak set but i need something that opened my up my wheel wells more so I could lower my jeep so I bought the Genright front fenders and comp cut corners and welded there flare on it. I still need to do a stretch front and rear but im little tied up getting her Monsterlined


Metalcloak set 1.5in SOA with 37's



Genright set 1.5in SOA lift with 37's and custom boat side rockers




Both companies make awesome products. But due to ease of installation and the ability to remove or change the flare Metalcoak would be the one Id lean towards.
so I talked it out and apparently I don't need to spring for the powdercoating custom... just get them in black from metalcloak and I can scotchbrite them and paint as needed.. needless to say I went with metal cloak to do the front fenders and 6 inch flare it was 1150 after tax and that doesn't include shipping but theoverlines are ordered and paid they should be here in a month
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Unread 06-10-2013, 03:09 PM   #13
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That's pretty expensive for cloaks. Mine were only $750 with the 6" flare. Then again I didn't have delivery charges, I picked them up from Matson on his day off.
you also got them raw I imagine? that's what my raw price quote was...
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Yes, mine were raw steel because I like to paint my own parts.

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Yes, mine were raw steel because I like to paint my own parts.
That's how I am just to know its done right
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