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post #1 of 4 Old 06-22-2014, 09:47 PM Thread Starter
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Makeing a oversize tire carrier

Anyone fabricate a oversized tire bracket need some ideas and photos. Thanks,nick.

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post #2 of 4 Old 07-05-2014, 01:27 PM
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used 3/8" plate for mounts (put mounts on the inside of the tub also), 2X2 .120 square tubing, brass bushings for hinges, #8 bolts/nuts/washers and pins, gussets where needed. Cost under 100 bucks. The tire mount is extremely sturdy too and I can fit any tire size without any worries. I hope this helps. Good luck.
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post #3 of 4 Old 07-08-2014, 08:33 PM
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You might find a few ideas in the stickied thread:
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post #4 of 4 Old 07-09-2014, 01:24 AM
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My buddy uses a spare front hub and spindle to mount the rear spare. = spare trail parts. Tired of rear carriers that only open one direction, we made mine open left or right, depending on the need. Trying to figure how to post directly from this ipad...JF does not like the size and

Edit. Found this that sort of shows it. Can get more later from photobucket

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