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CodyL CodyL is offline

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  1. 2004xlmiller
    11-16-2011 12:17 AM
    i think mines like 4 feet. my mount rusted so its off at the moment. so if you make your own mount, paint it.
  2. Stringer
    11-14-2011 11:13 PM
    Thank you! Its a Contender...I don't know the size. It was originally a standard diamond plate toolbox but I painted it black to go with the scheme of my truck.
    08-16-2011 05:12 AM
    its Dupount paint...sanded all down with 180...put 2 k primer sealer...blocked smooth..basecoat clearcoat
  4. Gearhead299
    07-13-2011 03:56 PM
    hey thanks man, I don't have the roof rack anymore, its back on my friend's jeep now, hope to have my truck back on the road in a couple weeks with the 5.0 swap complete
  5. Rangernator
    07-12-2011 05:18 PM
    Hey thanks for the comment man. And I used RUST-OLEUM Brands- (Primer, White car enamel, and Clear coat) to paint it. I applied one coat of primer let dry about 5 minutes then one coat of white another five minutes then another coat of white waited about five minutes again then I applied the two light coats of clearcoat let dry about a day before you install it in your truck.

    And no I did not sand it. I don't recommend sanding plastic surfaces its not a good idea. but thanks man and remember to keep a steady hand so the paint won't ripple

    Oh yeah and the Rust-Oleum can be found at Lowe's make sure you get glossy white silver primer and Clear clearcoat.
  6. Gearhead299
    07-11-2011 07:40 PM
    hey man, I bought my light tabs from a guy named Alon over on R-F, I don't know if he's a member here or not, they would be real easy to make, its just an "L" shaped piece of 1/4" steel with a hole for the light to mount in and a hold that mounts it to an existing bolt in the back of the bumper
  7. SpitfireEMT
    07-02-2011 06:05 AM
    I dont have fog lights in my bumper at the moment, so in IL, my setup is legal-ish. You can have as many lights as you want, but any over the legal limit have to have opaque covers on them.
  8. SpitfireEMT
    06-30-2011 09:24 PM
    Yep, Rini's my baby. The bar is mounted directly to the bumper. The lights are mounted to 1/4" angle iron (2"x2"). Got the chunk for free at work. There is a thread in the fabrication boards showing the steps I took.

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