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post #1 of 42 Old 02-26-2010, 09:09 AM Thread Starter
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New Offroad Bumpers

Yesterday I was on my way to work and a deer jumped out in front of me and dented and bent my bull bar and put a dent in my bumper next to the passenger tow hook. Now I'd like to see what all different kinds of off road bumpers are out the and what everyone opinion is on them.

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I'm a big fan of the looks of the road armor bumper.

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Did the bull bar push into the grill? That's one of the issues I've heard can happen with them.

I too like the Road Armor bumpers. They appear very rugged and nice looking.

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Cool Ditto!

I did quite a bit of research and was ready to order a TrailReady unit at around $2000.



I got lucky and happened to stumble on Top Gun Customz's web site where they're offering 40% Off on Road Armor bumpers. I bought the Stealth Model with Pre-Runner Bar, a Smittybilt 12K Winch and 4 PIAA lights for what the TrailReady would have cost me! It also came in half the time that Top Gun quoted me and it's in the back of my truck now, waiting to be installed. This is a Photoshop'd version of what it will look like when complete.



It's well built, well finished and it looks great too. Check out Top Gun Customz at: Home - Road Armor Bumpers

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Either one looks like it would hurt like hell if it hit something.

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Cool Big time SPLAT!

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Either one looks like it would hurt like hell if it hit something.
...you mean "if something got hit by it!!!" Yeah... I'd definitely rather be driving it, for sure.

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check out my thread on my iron bull bumper HERE

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Id have to go with Iron Bull if i did it again

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do you have any pics of the damage i like to see how these things hold up. If it where me id go iron bull all the way.

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