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post #1 of 27 Old 06-03-2008, 04:35 PM Thread Starter
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Building a custom front bumper question

Does anyone have any build plans for a "Ranch Hand" style front bumper? I'm think of building a custom bumper, and any prior experience would be helpful.

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Remove old bumper and start welding.

At one time I found some cool bumper blueprints. I'll have to look and see If I can find them again.

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thanks I'd appreciate it

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One thing that helped me was I made my bends using the stock bumper. Here is some pictures of one I built.




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Start with 4" Pipe and go from there

Most of the RandHand style bumpers are made with that.

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Tank, where can i place my order

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I was JUST about to say talk to tank bc man you got some serious talent i love that bumper


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