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post #1 of 27 Old 10-20-2009, 04:06 PM Thread Starter
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Brush Guard/Bumpers?

Hello!
I was hoping to get some insight on bumpers and brush guards. I was looking to purchase one in the near future and was wondering what you guys reccommend, and what the ups and downs of them are.
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Here are some I have been debating on...
Quality Road Armor Bumpers with winch Mount for Ford, Dodge, Chevy, GMC, Hummer and Jeep
TrailReady Winch Bumpers for Ford Super Duty Trucks - F250, F350, F450, F550


I like the steath bumper on the first link,the one were the pic doesn't load.some guy locally has one with a 15,000 warn in it.I drool eveytime I see it!!!Every bumper I have run across is freakin expensive....I have too much stuff left to do to my rig before I dump 2g's on a bumper!! That's a full 05 conversion,gauges,08 rear bumper and tailgate,and them some!!

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full replacement bumpers are offly expensive..... theres plenty of differnty stlyes, it all just depends on what your looking for and how much u can afford to spend

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I want one like the TrailReady link up there. I'm hoping to find a used one that someone has gotten tired of, or needs the money and wants to sell it cheap.

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I'm looking into a new bumper too

I've found a Ranch Hand Legend Series for 935 from bumpersandbeds.com. Does anyone know a cheaper source?
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for a grille gaurd i like a big tex they are chrome and they are tough. as for a front replacement i like ranch hand or frontier bumbers and also boss hog bumpers they look good to

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I would sell mine its a ranch hand I'm in Missouri and would sell for 500 ono

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What kind of Ranch Hand?

I'm looking for the Legend Series bumper.
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I want an aliarc for my truck doesn't have a winch option but they are aluminum so they dont add alot of weight to an all ready front heavy truck like ours are
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Ranch Hands don't add too much

The Legend Series for a 99-04 F350 lists at 115 pounds. Not too bad considering a 4" pipe wrapped in 12 ga steel and grill guard. There are an awful lot of deer around here at night and considering I get off work at 2200 every night, it'll be just a matter of time before I test that pipe's strength.
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