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post #1 of 12 Old 07-02-2008, 10:34 AM Thread Starter
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Independence Day Flag- Help!

OK so heres my problem. As per tradition I would like to fly a full size flag on the back of my jeep for Independence Day. the problem is i cant figure out what would be the best way, this is my first WJ and all years before ive had a CJ or a TJ that i could just lash the flag to the rear bumper or roll bar. Any Ideas???

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post #2 of 12 Old 07-02-2008, 11:32 AM
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get a reciver, and put a long steel rod in it.... there ya go..


o, and i plan on flying a flag as well.

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get a reciver, and put a long steel rod in it.... there ya go..
great idea, i would not have thought of that, but I dont have a hitch
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post #4 of 12 Old 07-02-2008, 03:16 PM
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maybe bolt something to the roof racks

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i just had a big cup in the cup holder, and wrapped the bottom of the pole with a rag and stuck it in there, and ran the flag out of the sun roof and put another rag where it hits the roof

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thanks jeepheller but i dont have a sunroof either

i got up early this mornin, and with a little help from a friend of mine, we got the flag up. i used a 2 foot length of pvc i had layin around and some galvinized pipe strapping. mounted the strapping to the two tail light screws and and put the pvc thru them held in place by a couple of short self tapping screws. threaded a large bolt thru one side as a set screw to hold the flag in. works pretty darn good, just went to drop of my daughter at camp and it held strong. only problem is i cant open my liftgate anymore, back glass still opens tho.


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And I thought rednecks only drive ZJ's

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That is an American flag , not a rebel flag.
Rebel flags aren't American?

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