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Old 11-24-2013, 03:48 PM   #1
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Rugged Ridge Light Bar

I really have been considering this Rugged Ridge light bar for some time now, but I also want to run an led bar instead of the round lights on it. Has anybody seen it set up that way? If so, can you tell me if it looked good or not? Or maybe you can show me a picture of it! I really cannot find anybody anywhere who has done it this way.
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Old 11-24-2013, 04:14 PM   #2
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Would like to see this as well

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Old 11-24-2013, 05:25 PM   #3
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I've got an LED bar on mine. I actually mounted it between the bar and bumper.



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I've got an LED bar on mine. I actually mounted it between the bar and bumper.
That looks awesome. What's your lift/wheel/tire combo?
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Old 11-24-2013, 05:33 PM   #5
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Thanks. 2" lift with 33" Duratracs on 15" MB72 wheels.
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Thanks. 2" lift with 33" Duratracs on 15" MB72 wheels.
I think I've pretty much settled on the same thing when the time comes, just with different wheels. Which lift...Rancho?
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Old 11-24-2013, 06:29 PM   #7
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I've got an LED bar on mine. I actually mounted it between the bar and bumper.
What led brand/model? Looking to do the same thing. How did you mount it?
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What led brand/model? Looking to do the same thing. How did you mount it?
I took a chance and bought it on Ebay from China. No regrets so far. Its a 20" combo beam, and its super bright. I got it for $210 if I remember correctly. To mount it, I had to make sure it had the adjustable mounts on the bottom. Not like most bars that have the mounts on the ends. The Rugged Ridge light bar comes with the three mounting tabs. So I flipped the LED bar upside down, slid the mounts to fit the RR bar tabs, and bolted it up.
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Old 11-24-2013, 07:27 PM   #9
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Thank you man! That's exactly how I was thinking of doing it! That's awesome!
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Thank you man! That's exactly how I was thinking of doing it! That's awesome!
No problem. Good luck!
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Old 11-25-2013, 10:33 AM   #11
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I took a chance and bought it on Ebay from China. No regrets so far. Its a 20" combo beam, and its super bright. I got it for $210 if I remember correctly. To mount it, I had to make sure it had the adjustable mounts on the bottom. Not like most bars that have the mounts on the ends. The Rugged Ridge light bar comes with the three mounting tabs. So I flipped the LED bar upside down, slid the mounts to fit the RR bar tabs, and bolted it up.
Could you pm or post the seller?
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Could you pm or post the seller?
Yea. Let me see if I can find him.

Edit: I can't look that far back in my Ebay history from my phone. If you search 20" led work light, it will come up with a bunch. This one in the link below looks to be the same exact one I have (same specs). They have actually came down in price, and this one ships from Texas, not China lol.

http://pages.ebay.com/motors/link/?n...d=171171227898
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Yea. Let me see if I can find him. Edit: I can't look that far back in my Ebay history from my phone. If you search 20" led work light, it will come up with a bunch. This one in the link below looks to be the same exact one I have (same specs). They have actually came down in price, and this one ships from Texas, not China lol. http://pages.ebay.com/motors/link/?n...d=171171227898
Awesome thanks
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Also ordered up a Tuff LED bar that has the adjustable mounts.

Should have that up by Saturday.
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Awesome man. Be sure to keep posting pics.
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Old 11-28-2013, 01:20 AM   #17
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Also ordered up a Tuff LED bar that has the adjustable mounts. Should have that up by Saturday.
That is the exact bar I plan to be buying within the next few months! You gotta tell me how you like it when you get it.
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Also ordered up a Tuff LED bar that has the adjustable mounts.

Should have that up by Saturday.
As time permits could you post a link to the bar and lights.

I have been looking for a way to attach led lights to the bumper and this looks like the ticket.

Thank You!

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Old 11-29-2013, 07:26 AM   #19
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Both were from amazon. Rugged ridge light bar and tuff led bar.
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Both were from amazon. Rugged ridge light bar and tuff led bar.

Thanks!

Heading that way now!
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Will the LED's fit between the bumper and the bar.

I am after a low profile look like the pic above.

Thanks
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All mounted up
Looks good man! What size bar is that?
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I got mine from Amazon as well.

$83.24 shipped back in June.

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Will the LED's fit between the bumper and the bar. I am after a low profile look like the pic above. Thanks
They do fit beneath if you want that look
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Looks good man! What size bar is that?
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They do fit beneath if you want that look

Thanks Kaz!

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