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post #1 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 11:39 AM Thread Starter
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Stinger bumper question

Whats the deal with them? Are there any benefits? Personally I don't like the look, just curious if they have a function.

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post #2 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 11:41 AM
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post #3 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 11:43 AM
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If you roll, you sit on the stinger instead of your hood (hopefully). If you run into something, or slide up something with a steep entry angle, you scratch or dent the stinger and not your bumper/hook/winch/lights etc..

edit: I don't like the look of the big ones, but I do understand why people have them for buggys and rock crawling etc.. I do however like the look of a smaller one that's not too obtrusive.

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scares ricers out of theway. stop real close to em, put em over their trunk.
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post #5 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 11:47 AM
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I used to think it would keep people from cutting me off.

Then some Floridiot cut me off at the exact same spot in the road two days in a row.

There was a lot of cussing and tailgating involved until my turn off.

-Erik.

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post #6 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 12:25 PM
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Basically it helps provide stand-off from the front end and hood. I like some.

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post #7 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 12:28 PM
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Jeeperman has an awesome stinger that I put on my Jeep. I love it.


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post #8 of 8 Old 01-07-2007, 12:30 PM
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i have poison spyder's trail stinger. i love it
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