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Old 12-09-2012, 09:55 AM   #1
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Fairlead licence plate bracket help please.

Living in Missouri a front licence plate is required. What are you guys using?? I have seen several types, what works best?? My bumper is here and the winch arives on Monday...

Tuffy 189-01 - Tuffy Flip-Up License Plate Holder - Quadratec

Anyone try this one??

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Old 12-09-2012, 10:10 AM   #2
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That one is nice and I have a friend that has one. But, I simply bolted some Maglite flashlight clips to my front license plate. My plate clips on the roller fairlead perfectly. I just remove the plate when I hit the trail and toss it under the front driver's seat. Cost was about $5 bucks. I made it back in 2009. This cheap mod is still going strong today...... lasted longer than my Smitty winch did.




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Old 12-10-2012, 10:08 AM   #3
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I put my plate on a hinge when I need the wench I just flip it down. Passes in Missouri just fine too
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Old 12-10-2012, 10:16 AM   #4
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That one is nice and I have a friend that has one. But, I simply bolted some Maglite flashlight clips to my front license plate. My plate clips on the roller fairlead perfectly. I just remove the plate when I hit the trail and toss it under the front driver's seat. Cost was about $5 bucks. I made it back in 2009. This cheap mod is still going strong today...... lasted longer than my Smitty winch did.


haha did you write the review on Amazon that suggested this? I was going to buy a fairlead plate holder from Amazon, but one of the reviewers suggested buying the maglight clips instead, so thats what i did...
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Old 12-10-2012, 04:45 PM   #5
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I've used that but with the new bumper I had a custom one made with integrated light mount

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