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Old 02-25-2013, 04:07 PM   #1
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Are these the same bumper?


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Old 02-25-2013, 04:44 PM   #2
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The links don't work, at least for me

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Old 02-25-2013, 05:02 PM   #3
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I believe the body armor one may be manufactured in the USA, where I highly doubt the quadratec one is.
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Old 02-25-2013, 05:06 PM   #4
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The links are messed up, but I figured them out.
Quadratec Exclusive A083152T - Quadratec QRC Front Bumper for 87-06 Jeep® Wrangler YJ, TJ & Unlimited - Quadratec
Body Armor TJ-1951 - Body Armor Front Tubular Bumper with Grill Guard for 87-06 Jeep® Wrangler YJ, TJ & Unlimited - Quadratec

The bumpers look pretty similar, but probably have minor differences so as to avoid patent infringement.

I think the Body Armor bumper is made in the USA, in Corona, California.

I would bet good money on the Quadratec version being mass produced in China.

You could email or call both companies to find out for sure.
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Old 02-25-2013, 09:32 PM   #5
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Total noob error on the links, sry. Yeah I think I'll eventually go with the Body Armor one, since I'm going to get the rear bumper and tire carrier combo and even the side rails they make.
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