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post #1 of 76 Old 03-16-2012, 05:44 PM Thread Starter
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bumper mods

i didn't want to hi-jack another thread, I was going to make a new front bumper for my truck since i had to cut the factory mounts off to fit in the intercooler, but with not much time right now i decided just to mod my factory one.















i moved the mounts to the outside of the frame rail and made some new tabs, should have it on tomorrow.


I also built some rear lift blocks to offset the little bit of lift that the reverse shackles i build 2 weeks ago gave, they are 1.5" taller than the factory bumpstop blocks. I just got done putting these on, they look good.








i'll post up some pics tomorrow after the bumper is on


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8" lift 40" toyos on 20x10 rockstars
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you do some nice quality work. and that has to be one of the nicest obs trucks ive seen

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I don't know if those welds are gonna hold on those blocks. Lol. Those are some very nice welds. I like that bumer, definately a lot better than a stock one. That shop is awsome, lots of steel and a welder, that could be sooo much fun!

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Dude i want your truck!! more pictures! flood this thread with them!!

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Hey thanks guys! It really makes it easy having a shop at your disposal, lol.


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6.4l h&s pro tuner egr delete/dpf delete and edge gauges
6" lift on 35's

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intake, exhaust, ts 6 pos chip, autometer gauges
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yeah i bet!! more pix of the truck lol

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alright got the bumper on today.






got her sitting level again with the rear blocks in. Truck rides so much nicer with reverse shackles... i cannot even believe it.



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2008 f250 lariet crewcab short bed
6.4l h&s pro tuner egr delete/dpf delete and edge gauges
6" lift on 35's

97 cclb previously totaled and brought back to life.
8" lift 40" toyos on 20x10 rockstars
intake, exhaust, ts 6 pos chip, autometer gauges
Banks intercooler, DIY exhaust brake, DIY electric fuel, zf5 speed convertion.
DIY Custom front shackle reversal, rear blocks, front bumper, roof rack and headache rack
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that is awesome where did you get the roof rack made up? i was thinking of having one made up myself but was also thinking of having a kinda clean looking truck, but after seeing all these trucks i kinda wanna do something that just looks mean as hell, man i shoulda bought an f350 lol

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My new background. DUDE freekin awsome! did you make the rack? headache too?

i made my rack , rack and bumper you ever go to cali???

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TSD Super Panty Dropper
190/100s
Gt4294 Turbo
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50" Led Light Bar
4" lift 37x14s

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Haha, wow thanks guys!!! I really apresiate all that! Ya I build every thing, even lift blocks lol, to cheap to buy it. Plus it's a fun hobby/ trade. Never been to Cali, hoping to go this winter though. I'm from Oregon but over here in north Dakota making some oil field wage. I'll hit you up if I make it down. Have freinds that ride quads down there.


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2008 f250 lariet crewcab short bed
6.4l h&s pro tuner egr delete/dpf delete and edge gauges
6" lift on 35's

97 cclb previously totaled and brought back to life.
8" lift 40" toyos on 20x10 rockstars
intake, exhaust, ts 6 pos chip, autometer gauges
Banks intercooler, DIY exhaust brake, DIY electric fuel, zf5 speed convertion.
DIY Custom front shackle reversal, rear blocks, front bumper, roof rack and headache rack
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