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Old 02-20-2010, 09:46 PM
Evofit300 Evofit300 is offline
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Default Where can I find heavy duty bumpers?

I'm trying to find a heavy duty bumper to mount a winch on. I have to replace the bumper anyway, so am looking for something that won't take all the mod funds but I can mount a winch to and push bar eventually. Any ideas?
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Old 02-21-2010, 03:49 PM
Areyouforcereal? Areyouforcereal? is offline
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posted this other thread before I saw this one:

If you want a heavy duty bumper, you're gonna have to build your own, or have someone build one for you. A front hitch is a good alternative for mounting a winch.

Edit: here is a pic of mine with the stock bumper and a winch in the front receiver hitch. There is also a good how to thread on adding a front receiver.

2003 Ranger FX4 level II. 3" BL, 33x12.50 GT Radial Mud Claws, Custom front and rear bumpers with winch hookups, custom flatbed, with hi-lift, and full size spare mount, 12,000 lb winch mounted under bed, Electric fan, and of course a flowmaster.

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Old 02-22-2010, 02:44 PM
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I think i've heard of someone getting theirs from a welding shop for about $350.
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Old 02-22-2010, 03:39 PM
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