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Old 10-28-2013, 04:54 PM   #1
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Reversed the bar. Thinking I like it better. Thoughts ?
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Old 10-28-2013, 05:10 PM   #2
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It normally leans back?

I probably like it better this way.
It looks like it gets a little in the way of the hooks though.

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Old 10-28-2013, 07:25 PM   #3
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The hoops were designed to tilt towards or away from the Jeep. We have heard of many that installed it in that form, but this is the first time we have seen a picture. It looks good.
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Old 10-28-2013, 10:15 PM   #4
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I much prefer the forward leaning configuration. Only because where I live we have a LOT of deer, therefore if I were to hit one, it would push the deer down as opposed to up over the hood. In theory anyway...
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Old 10-29-2013, 08:22 AM   #5
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My rr bumper has the same option. When I didn't have the winch in it looked better leaning with the contour of the grill. Now I am thinking of changing it to lean as yours is. Although I just found out that I have to completely remove the bumper and winch to get the damn transmission line recall done. I will be an expert installer soon.
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Old 10-29-2013, 08:40 AM   #6
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Reversed the bar. Thinking I like it better. Thoughts ?
I like it angled forward, pre runner style! Scampers, can you tell me the diameter of the tube/bar itself please? Thanks.
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Old 10-29-2013, 08:58 AM   #7
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I like it, any chance on getting a pic from a little further back ?
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Old 10-29-2013, 09:42 AM   #8
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I like it, any chance on getting a pic from a little further back ?
Here ya go
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Old 10-29-2013, 09:47 AM   #9
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i like it angled forward, pre runner style! Scampers, can you tell me the diameter of the tube/bar itself please? Thanks.
2.5"
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Old 10-29-2013, 10:13 AM   #10
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Here ya go

Yeah I like that look much better and I'll be installing mine that way... thanks
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Thanks! Looks good!!
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Old 10-30-2013, 05:01 AM   #12
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Might have to change mine around. Does look better that way.
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I much prefer the forward leaning configuration. Only because where I live we have a LOT of deer, therefore if I were to hit one, it would push the deer down as opposed to up over the hood. In theory anyway...
I built mine leaning forward for that very reason; to push deer, brush, or anything else down rather than up...
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Yeah I like the stinger look better.. I even ordered one after reading this thread

I loved this one on my 08
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Yeah I like the stinger look better.. I even ordered one after reading this thread I loved this one on my 08
Sweet! Post pics when you get it installed!
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Yeah I like the stinger look better.. I even ordered one after reading this thread

Did you get it installed? If so, post up some pics.
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You guys do know that mbrp makes a light bar for that look right?? Lol

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Yep, my old MBRP
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Yep, my old MBRP
Ken isnt it so weird that im un intentionally basically copying your rig lmao

P.s. Are those the rough country end caps?
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Ken isnt it so weird that im un intentionally basically copying your rig lmao P.s. Are those the rough country end caps?
Those were the first gen plastic caps.

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