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post #1 of 11 Old 12-03-2012, 09:42 AM Thread Starter
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New ZJ roof rack

So my friend at Total Metal Innovations and I built a rack for my Jeep yesterday and I just wanted to share a few pics with you guys of what will be a production rack in the near future.






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post #2 of 11 Old 12-03-2012, 01:00 PM Thread Starter
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More pics




Pic from the top. Rack retains all sunroof function. Rails are placed full length for maximum storage. Front rail has 4 light tabs also.


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post #3 of 11 Old 12-03-2012, 01:36 PM
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Looks like something out of Mad Max...

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Dont think I ever saw dimple died holes in any mad max movies

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post #5 of 11 Old 12-03-2012, 02:03 PM
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I like it, but it must be heavy. Your ZJ is sagging a$$.
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post #6 of 11 Old 12-03-2012, 02:04 PM Thread Starter
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Rack is very light. Suspension is set up that way.

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post #7 of 11 Old 12-05-2012, 10:38 PM
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I just got something similar. Love dimple die
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post #8 of 11 Old 12-16-2012, 12:06 PM
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How is the rack mounted on the inside of the stock rails? I had a roof rack on mine for awhile but could never get it on well enough to stop rattling.
This was mine:


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post #9 of 11 Old 01-23-2013, 09:00 AM Thread Starter
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How is the rack mounted on the inside of the stock rails? I had a roof rack on mine for awhile but could never get it on well enough to stop rattling.
This was mine:


Here is a pic that shows how it is mounted. The rack is very solid and will not move.



Finished product


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post #10 of 11 Old 05-20-2013, 12:02 PM Thread Starter
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Rack update - Rack is finally complete with LED light bar.

LED bar mounting bracket. Cut on plasma table.



Mounted and wired



And finished




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post #11 of 11 Old 07-11-2014, 08:12 PM
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Roof Rack Mounting Method

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So my friend at Total Metal Innovations and I built a rack for my Jeep yesterday and I just wanted to share a few pics with you guys of what will be a production rack in the near future.



Hello,

How do you bolt the rack to the roof rail?

Thanks.
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