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Unread 08-26-2013, 03:16 PM   #1
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ZJ tube bumper

don't see a Ton of custom ZJ stuff on here as it is, but have only seen a handful of tube bumpers for them. seems everyone wants to build a plate bumper.

anyhow, i started on my tube bumper from my ZJ over the weekend. will take a long time to build, simply because of time and all my tools are at my parents garage so i only work on it on weekends.

simple start thus far.






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Unread 08-27-2013, 09:54 PM   #2
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Looks like a good start. I went with a plate design, I think it goes with the vehicle better, hides the unibody more. But good start!
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Unread 08-31-2013, 08:05 AM   #3
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Looks like a good start. I went with a plate design, I think it goes with the vehicle better, hides the unibody more. But good start!
everyone is doing plate bumpers, even i have done my fair share of them in the past. just figured i'd try my hand at a tube one this time.
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Unread 09-21-2013, 10:35 AM   #4
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Here is the tube bumper I built for mine. I would like to do a few things differently but overall I'm pretty happy with it
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Unread 09-25-2013, 03:48 PM   #5
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I did one for a guy a few years back. Those unibodies are a pita to mount to. I wen't kinda overboard on the mounts, but they are still holding up and he beats the hell out of it.




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Unread 09-28-2013, 01:31 PM   #6
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work some more on it today.




and mocked up with a full stinger just because it was laying there. While it did not look terrible, it was HUGE and i have 0 need for it on a DD but did provide comic relief while tacked in place.
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Unread 10-05-2013, 06:10 PM   #7
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sans paint, its done.


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Unread 10-21-2013, 03:51 PM   #8
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in primer
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Unread 02-08-2014, 07:24 PM   #9
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Mounted the lights and painted it



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Unread 09-04-2014, 09:34 PM   #10
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Never even saw this till now. Looks good man
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Unread 09-05-2014, 06:23 PM   #11
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Thanks, hoping to start on a rear soon as the factory plastic cover is cracked pretty good.

I now have a set of dimple dies, so those will most likely come into play when building the rear bumper.
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